BPS VEX Robotics World Championship Team Fundraiser

To donate to the Bellingham Public Schools VEX Robotics World Championship Team Fundraiser, please select “Whatcom STEM Student Fund” in the PayPal donate function, which also accepts debit or credit cards, or write “Whatcom STEM Student Fund” in your check memo. Thank you for your donation.

Up to $2,400 raised in June and July 2022 will pay team expenses such as travel and lodging. Please see the announcement for more information: TAGNW launches the Whatcom STEM Student Fund featuring the Bellingham Public Schools VEX Robotics World Championship Team Fundraiser.

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 FIVE funds to direct your donation for specific use, including:

  • TAGNW General Fund: Donations support our general operations, including management of our many Programs, including Mentorship and Service Corps. Help us Strengthen our technology community, and serve our community with technology.
  • 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.
  • Whatcom STEM Program Fund: Donations support the Whatcom STEM program. Help us Develop and promote STEM education, career-connected learning, and digital literacy in Whatcom County.
  • Whatcom STEM Student Fund: Donations support student excellence and opportunity in our Whatcom County Public Schools.
  • TAGNW + Bellingham Codes Fund: A collaboration with our friends at Bellingham Codes.

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 Michael Gan, TAGNW Executive Director, at director@tagnw.org, 360-312-7105, or via private message at the TAGNW Community Hub @Michael Gan.