Answering your frequently asked questions.
All donations will be used for the work of OMF International in bringing hope to East Asia’s peoples. Following the guidelines of the IRS, OMF International will exercise complete control over the use of all donated funds. Please make checks out to “OMF International” only (checks made out to any other payee will be returned to you). If you wish to indicate a particular OMF International project or missionary, please include a note or letter requesting this giving preference. Please do not send cash donations in the mail. OMF International is a tax-exempt publicly supported religious organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Tax ID# 23-0470990. For specific questions about receipts, contact our Donations office at 800.422.5330, ext 242.
- How do I give by check?
- How do I set up recurring donations from my bank?
- Is there a charge for ADP?
- When are the ADP donations made from my account
- How can I prove I made a contribution?
- Is ADP risky?
- I’d like to use bill pay through my own bank. How do I set that up?
- How do I give by credit card?
- Are there fees related to credit card transactions?
- Do you offer recurring credit card donations?
- Do you accept credit or debit card donations over the phone?
- Is it okay to send cash?
- Are gifts tax-deductible?
- What is your tax exempt ID number?
- How do I give a missionary a personal gift such as a Christmas or Birthday gift?
- How do I update my contact information?
- How do I make changes to my recurring Automatic Donation Plan (Electronic Funds Transfer, EFT)?
- How do I receive receipts by e-mail?
- I’d like to only receive an annual statement. How do I set that up?
- Why did I stop receiving receipts?
Please make your check payable to OMF International and mail to:
OMF International 10 West Dry Creek Circle Littleton CO 80120-4413
Enclose a note stating the missionary name or project name and project number you would like to support. We do not use numbers for our missionaries. For IRS compliance, please do not write missionary names on your check memo line as this can actually cause problems for you if you are ever audited.
Please complete the OMF International (U.S.) Automatic Donation Plan Form (Electronic Fund Transfer, EFT) and send it along with a checking account voided check or a savings account deposit slip to the address above. The withdrawal will occur on the 15th of the month (or closest business day to the 15th).
No, there is no charge to you. In fact, it saves you time, stamps, checks and envelopes.
About the 15th of the month.
Your receipt from OMF International is your record for income tax purposes.
It is actually less risky than payment made by check. It can’t be lost in the mail, and it has a very high rate of accuracy.
Please contact the Donations office for your donor number and to let us know your donation preference. E-mail email@example.com or call 800.422.5330 ext. 242. Please use the donor number as the account number on the bill pay check. For the account address use OMF International 10 West Dry Creek Circle Littleton CO 80120-4413
Yes, we are charged a 3.7% fee by bank and credit card institutions to process credit and debit card transactions. This charge is deducted from the money given to the missionary’s support. To avoid this charge, we offer giving by Electronic Check through our online giving site. To visit our online giving site CLICK HERE.
Yes, recurring credit card donations are now available on our giving site.
No, we are not able to take the information over the phone. To visit our online giving site CLICK HERE.
No, please send a money order or check to the address above.
Yes, OMF International is a tax exempt nonprofit organization under 501(c)(3) of the IRS code. Donations for missionary support, projects or The Task Unfinished Fund (General Fund) are tax-deductible. In compliance with IRS guidelines, contributions are made with the understanding that OMF International has complete control over the use of the donated funds.
The tax exempt number for OMF International is 23-0470990.
Personal, non tax-deductible gifts are accepted from individuals but per IRS regulations cannot be accepted from churches. Make your check payable to OMF International and enclose a note stating it is a personal, non tax-deductible gift. Please give us the name of the missionary and the nature of the gift such as Birthday or Christmas gift.
To change an address, phone or e-mail, please contact the Donations office. Send an e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 800.422.5330 ext. 242.
To update your bank information, please either call the Donations office at 800.422.5330, ext. 242 or send a new voided check to the Donations office at the address above. Enclose a note stating that it is a new bank for an existing EFT. To increase or decrease the amount of the donation or to cancel the EFT, please contact the Donations office by sending an e-mail to email@example.com or calling 800.422.5330, ext.242.
Please contact the Donations office by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 800.422.5330, ext.242 and request receipts by e-mail.
Please contact the Donations office by sending an e-mail to email@example.com or calling 800.422.5330, ext.242 and request a December only receipt.
Receipts are issued for each donation. However, if no further donations are made, no further receipts are issued. We do not send reminders. If you do not receive a receipt after making a donation, please contact the Donations office and we would be happy to reprint and resend a missing receipt. Please contact the Donations office by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 800.422.5330, ext.242 and request an annual receipt.