FAQ


Q. What is Luther Seminary Give Day?

Luther Seminary Give Day is an online giving event that provides the Luther Seminary community to give back to the Sustaining Fund. Luther Seminary Give Day is an initiative of Luther Seminary.


Q. When is Luther Seminary Give Day?

Luther Seminary Give Day is on September 26th, 2018 from midnight to 11:59 PM.


Q. Who can donate online?

Anyone may donate! Donations through the Luther Seminary Give Day online portal to the Luther Seminary Sustaining Fund are tax-deductible and cannot be refunded. Contributions may be made via credit and debit card. Donations will be received and receipted by GiveGab. (More on GiveGab below)


Q. How much should I donate?

Any amount, no matter how big or small, is appreciated! However, on the Luther Seminary Give Day, online donates have be a minimum of $10.00. There is no offline donation minimum.


Q. Who will receive my contact information?

Luther Seminary 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. Can I make donations via a mobile device?

Yes! Simply visit https://giveday.luthersem.edu/ on your mobile device.


Q. Can I pre-schedule a donation for Luther Seminary Give Day?

You cannot pre-schedule your Luther Seminary Give Day gift, but you may make a donation to the Luther Seminary Sustaining Fund before or after the Luther Seminary Give Day. In order for your donation to be counted towards challange incentives awarded on Luther Seminary Give Day it must be made between midnight at 11:59 p.m. on September 26th, 2018.


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. 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.