Donations

TAGNW is a 501(c)(3) organization (EIN 85-2170683). Your donations are welcome, very much appreciated, and tax deductible. Donations are accepted via PayPal (preferred), personal or business check, and YourCause. Donations of $1,000 or more will be (at donor approval) co-named, including recognition at the event and/or program, and via our news and announcements. Ask us about starting an employer matching campaign at your organization to organize giving with your team!

Funds

Choose one of funds to direct your donation for specific use:

  • TAGNW General Fund: Donations support our general operations, including management of our programs designed to build collaborations and create connections in support of a thriving tech community in Whatcom and Skagit County.
  • TAGNW Student Fund: Donations support scholarships for technology students at our regional colleges, including BTC, NWIC, SVC, WCC, and WWU. See the TAGNW Bash Scholarship Fundraiser event for more information.
  • TAGNW Individual Programs such as our jobs & gig board, one of our community groups, or our Lunch & Learns.

PayPal

Donations are primarily received via PayPal for convenience. Paypal offers TAGNW a discounted transaction processing fee for nonprofits.  Donation options include fund selection, monthly recurrence, and to pay the transaction cost. Select the PayPal donate button below to get started.

Check

We accept your personal or business check! Please write your desired fund in the memo, make check payable to “TAGNW”, and mail to “104 W Magnolia St. #2513, Bellingham, WA 98225”.

YourCause

Search for “Technology Alliance Group for Northwest Washington” or our EIN “85-2170683” in the YourCause Organization Search. Donations are received into the TAGNW General Fund unless otherwise directed by the donor. To direct funds see our contact information below.

Amazon Smile

Amazon provides a small donation to TAGNW (0.5% of your purchase) when you select “Technology Alliance Group for Northwest Washington” as your Amazon Smile Charity. For this donation to be activated you must navigate to smile.amazon.com in your web browser for your purchase or enable AmazonSmile in the Amazon App via {Hamburger Menu} > Settings > AmazonSmile. Donations are received quarterly from Amazon into the TAGNW General Fund. Thank you and happy shopping!!!

Contact

For any inquiries, please contact TAGNW, at director@tagnw.org, 360-312-7105.