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Frequently Asked Questions

What Are the Benefits of Becoming a Monthly Donor?

We’re so glad you asked! Our monthly donors are outspoken advocates for our patients and bold champions of our mission and vision. By providing a reliable source of funding to sustain our work, you enable us to dedicate more of our time and resources to providing healthcare that transforms the lives of those living at the last mile. Learn More.

If I make a monthly donation, will I be able to suspend it or change the amount?

Yes. You can change or suspend your recurring donation at any time. If you are a monthly or annual donor and you would like to modify your donation, please send an email to donations@lastmilehealth.org or call +1-(617)-880-6163 and we will promptly process the requested changes.

Is my donation tax-deductible?

Yes. Last Mile Health is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, so donations in any amount are tax-deductible. Our tax ID number (EIN) is 261401736.

Will I get a receipt?

Yes. You will receive a receipt via email immediately following your online donation, and we will also email you a signed donation acknowledgement letter for your records.

Is my online donation secure?

Yes. We use industry-standard SSL (secure socket layer) technology to protect your information and provide a secure environment for online donations.

Can I have my employer match my gift?

Thousands of companies will double their employees’ charitable contributions. If you’re unsure of whether or not your company provides charitable matches, we encourage you to inquire with your Human Resources department. If your company does offer a matching opportunity, you may need to provide Last Mile Health’s tax ID number (EIN): 261401736.

Can I send a check, a gift of stock, or a wire transfer?

Donating by check is a great way to ensure that the entirety of your gift is routed to Last Mile Health without any small deductions for online payment or wire transfer fees. Please make all checks payable to ‘Last Mile Health’ and mail to our office in Boston at:

Last Mile Health

P.O. Box 130122

Boston, MA 02113

To learn more about making a donation via stock or wire transfer, please send an email to donations@lastmilehealth.org or call +1-(617)-880-6163.

I have a question, comment, or concern about my donation. Who can I contact?

Please feel free to send an email to donations@lastmilehealth.org or call +1-(617)-880-6163 with any questions, comments, or concerns.

What is Last Mile Health’s gift acceptance policy?

Last Mile Health solicits and accepts gifts that are consistent with its mission and that support its core programs, as well as special projects. Last Mile Health values its partners’ dedication to its mission, evaluating all gifts to ensure alignment and reserving the right to decline offers of gifts that have a conflict of interest related to Last Mile Health’s work to provide equitable healthcare.

Donations and other forms of support will generally be accepted from individuals, partnerships, corporations, foundations, government agencies, or other entities, subject to the following limitations:

1.) Last Mile Health does not accept gifts from: entities with a history of human rights violations; elected officials from within Last Mile Health implementation countries; gifts of property or stock where donor rights of ownership cannot be confirmed; entities involved in production and/or sale of arms.

2.) Gifts of real property, personal property or non-stock securities may only be accepted upon approval of the Executive Team and Board of Directors.