Frequently Asked Questions
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Does my gift really make a difference?
Yes! Every gift is greatly appreciated and is truly an investment in the future of Sigma Lambda Beta Fraternity and its members. Making a gift to the Education Foundation is the most direct and effective way to ensure the continuing success of Sigma Lambda Beta. With thousands of alumni, the cumulative effect of gifts of any size can be staggering. Just imagine what your gift, combined with those from thousands of other donors will mean to the Foundation's ability to provide funding for the improvement of our scholarships and leadership programs. There truly is strength in numbers.

How is my gift used?
The costs of the operation and services of the Foundation are provided entirely by voluntary contributions from alumni members and friends of Sigma Lambda Beta Fraternity. These gifts also provide the fuel needed to support the leadership programs of Sigma Lambda Beta fraternity as well as academic assistance that benefit our undergraduates.

Can I specify how I want my gift to be used?
Yes! You can designate your contribution to be distributed between our General Fund and any of the Foundation approved Endowment Funds.

How is this gift processed?
Your gift is immediately processed. You will receive an e-mail with your gift receipt. Just like normal credit card transactions, your account will be debited as soon as the funds are approved. If you select to give a reoccurring gift through our automated withdrawal options, your account will be charged as frequently as the option you selected on the date of your original gift.

Is there a minimum donation amount?
We accept any gift of any amount, but for online contributions there is a minimum of $5.

How can I change or suspend a monthly/quarterly/annual automatic gift?
You can change or suspend a gift by logging into your profile and clicking on “My Contribution Information.”

Are my donations 100% tax deductible?
Yes. All gifts to the Foundation are tax-exempt to the fullest extent allowed by law. The Sigma Lambda Beta Education Foundation is a 501(c)3 charitable organization. Our federal tax ID number is 42-1510096.

Will you release my name or account information to other parties?
The Sigma Lambda Beta Education Foundation guarantees that we will not sell, rent, or trade your personal information to anyone.