Donations

What You Need To Know:

Is my donation tax-deductible?

Yes, your gift to the Ben Rush PTA is tax deductible under IRS regulations. Ben Rush PTA is a 501(c)3 tax exempt organization and is registered with the Washington Secretary of State as a charitable organization. If you require our Tax ID number, please contact our PTA president at president@benrushpta.org.

Are my PTA membership dues tax-deductible?

Yes, because we are a not-for-profit organization, all contributions, including membership dues, are tax-deductible.

Will I receive a tax receipt?

By federal law, Ben Rush PTA is required to issue a tax receipt for any gift $250 and above. Receipts for smaller donations are available upon request by contacting treasurer@benrushpta.org. Receipts are typically delivered in January and June.

Where do I send my donation?

All contributions to Ben Rush PTA should be mailed in care of the school to the address that follows:

Ben Rush PTA
6101 152nd Avenue NE
Redmond, WA 98052

Or, you can make your donation online via PayPal by clicking here.

To whom do I make my check payable?

Ben Rush PTA

Do you take credit cards or use PayPal?

Yes, we will be accepting credit cards for our after school enrichment programs as well as PTA Membership.  We will be using PayPal for general PTA donations and for select activities throughout the school year.

Who can donate?

Anyone can make a gift to a PTA. Parents, grandparents, students, teachers, neighbors, friends, and companies are all welcome to contribute to support their local elementary school.

How do I match my donation?

Many companies will double or triple your contribution to Ben Rush PTA through their matching gift program. (Some will even match your volunteer hours.) Contact your HR department to learn how. If you require our Tax ID number, please contact our PTA president at president@benrushpta.org.

Here is a sampling of local companies that will match your donation:

Alaska Airlines

Attachmate

AT&T

Bank of America

BECU

Boeing

BP

Burlington Northern

Corbis

Costco

Expedia

General Electric

Google

JP Morgan Chase

Key Bank

Lakeside Industries

Macy’s

MassMutual

Microsoft

MSNBC

Nintendo

Pfizer

Qwest

RealNetworks

Sprint

Starbucks

Thomson Reuters

U.S. Bank

Wells Fargo