We welcome and need your financial support to make all our work happen, specifically to support our ongoing programs. You can designate your donation to the following category or its subcategories. Please know that we won’t ever sell your name or email address. You can donate online below.
For Ongoing work on Interfaith Harmony, Peace, Justice, and Sustainability:
In order to design and implement ongoing programs that achieve measurable impact on peace, justice, and sustainability and engage the amazing network of persons of faith and conscience that are engaged as collaborators in the work we do, we need financial support for our organization as a whole and specific programs. We are interested in support from individuals, foundations, corporations, and collaborators.
US taxpayers can donate online below or make checks payable to "Parliament of the World's Religions" and sent to 70 E Lake Street, Chicago IL Suite 320 60601. We are a tax exempt organization under section 501(c)(3) of the IRS Code. Your donation is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. Our EIN is 36-3605228. Our official name as listed with the IRS is "Council for a Parliament of the World's Religions."
You will have the opportunity to tell us if your donation is in memory of someone, in their honor, or in celebration of a special event in their life such as a religious holiday, birthday, anniversary, or other significant event. Please tell us the details on the donation page if online or in a note if you send it by mail and include your phone number and email in case we have questions. If this is a timely request, please make sure you allow at least 10 days for processing. Let us know if you’d like us to send a card on your behalf and whether you want them to know the amount of your donation.
A recurring donation is a convenient way to support us by setting up an automatic payment to donate on a monthly, quarterly or yearly basis. You will be able to set this up below. You can stop your donations at any time.
You can donate to us by transferring stock. Donating appreciated stock will usually have tax benefits for you. If you’d like our brokerage information, contact us.
If you would like to donate through a foundation or corporation and would like us to submit an application, please contact us.
Our generous constituents are invited to become sustaining members of the PoWR as individuals or organizations with a 3 to 5-year commitment. As a member you get a number of benefits from the Parliament! Become a Member Today!.
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You can leave a legacy for the future by including us in your will or trust. You can also name us as a beneficiary on an insurance policy or as the recipient of a retirement account. You would refer to us as “Parliament of the World’s Religions, an Illinois not-for-profit corporation.” Contact us if you would like further information.
The Parliament of the World's Religions is a registered 501(c)3 charitable organization in the United States. All contributions are tax deductible to the full extent of the law.
Please contact Madelyn Averill, (312) 971-3180 if you have any questions or thoughts about how you would like to donate.