FAQ


Q. What is North Tampa Young Life Day of Giving?

An online giving event that provides Young Life North Tampa the opportunity to rally our local partners and Friends of Young Life as we build relationships and generate awareness about the ministry of Young Life in North Tampa. Participating in giving day helps support Young Life as we work towards reaching more kids with authentic relationships and the life-changing message of Jesus.


Q. When is North Tampa Young Life Day of Giving?

Giving Day will start at 12pm on July 15 and end at 12pm on July 16.


Q. Who can donate?

Anyone with a credit card and access to the internet.


Q. What is GiveGab?

GiveGab is a nonprofit giving platform that helps nonprofits to raise money, engage donors and manage volunteers quickly and efficiently. GiveGab offers a full portfolio of simple and easy to use products that allows organizations to function in a more streamlined manner.


Q. How much of my donation goes to the nonprofit?

All donations will be paid to Young Life North Tampa net of credit card transaction and a portion of the processing fees paid to vendors - a total of 6.5% + $.30 per transaction 


Q. Who will receive my contact information?

The organization you support will have access to your name and email address. This information is used solely to send thank you messages, provide the option to receive future notifications, and to notify you of future activities.


Q. Do I need to create an account with GiveGab?

No. You do not need to create an account to make a donation. The benefits of creating an account include having your tax receipts collected in one location, being able to track your donations, follow the charities you support, and engage in future volunteering and donations. Your tax receipt is emailed immediately upon processing your donation. To claim a donation as a deduction on U.S. taxes, you should retain the donation receipt as an official record.


Q. Can I make donations via a mobile device?

Yes! Simply visit http://ntyldayofgiving.com on your mobile device.


Q. What forms of donations are accepted?

MasterCard, Visa, Discover and American Express donations received through the website on the giving day will be matched from the bonus pool on a prorated basis. No donations via check, cash or stock will be accepted.


Q. Is my donation tax-deductible?

Young Life is an organization recognized as tax exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. When donations are received through the website, a receipt is automatically generated for the gross amount of your gift and emailed to the address you provide.


Q. Will I receive a receipt for tax purposes?

Yes. You will automatically receive an emailed receipt acknowledging your gift. 


Q. Is there a minimum gift?

There is a $10 minimum donation.


Q. May I pay a pledge with my gift?

Since Giving Day is designed to generate new support, we are unable to accept gifts to pay off existing pledges.


Q. May I designate how you use my gift?

All donations made during the Giving Day are considered unrestricted gifts to the nonprofit, other than they must be used for the benefit of Young Life North Tampa. However, you may express your desire that your gift be used for a specific program or project (in the public message field of the giving form).