Absolutely. We use PayPal to securely process donations, but you can use your credit card to donate without having PayPal account. Recurring payments do require a PayPal account.
Yes! All contributions will be gratefully acknowledged with a thank-you note (if you share your mailing address) or a personal email.
We will happily accept checks. Our mailing address is PO Box 9574, Seattle WA 98109.
We love to get matching donations! We’d be happy to work with you to fill out the paperwork. And if your company wants to join our underwriting program, please email Allison Augustyn for more information.
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Yes, absolutely. InvestigateWest is set up to receive tax-deductible donations of stock and will be glad to ease you through the process.
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In short, no. InvestigateWest’s policy on financial support is designed to protect the integrity of our newsroom and our reporters. That said, we welcome tips from everyone, donor or not.