Q&A

1. Is my gift tax deductible? 
Yes. PKUEF (USA) is a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit. PKUEF (USA) will send you an official letter of receipt with our Federal Tax Identification Number to acknowledge every gift, which normally is sufficient for your tax deduction.

2. How is my gift granted to recipients?
PKUEF (USA) realizes its mission through supporting programs at Peking University and many educational, research and cultural programs in the United States and internationally. PKU accepts applications and makes grants to those programs at discretion of the Board. With Master Agreement between PKUEF (USA) and PKUEF (Beijing), we make grants to and receive reports from PKUEF(Beijing), who assists the implementation of the programs at Peking University. Other grantees include the Columbia University, PKU Alumni Associations in North California, Houston, New York etc.

3. Is there any administrative fees charged over my gift?
As the PKUEF(USA) needs to pay its necessary costs including attorney, auditing, office rent, utilities and other expenses for daily operation, we will assess 5%-7% of the gifts to cover the administrative cost. We sincerely thank you for your understanding on this.

4. How will my gift be acknowledged at PKUEF(USA)?
Every gift counts. We acknowledge our donors through acknowledgement letters, in honor roll of donors at our website in the annual report which is sent to every donor. For gifts with certain amounts, donors are entitled to name the program. We also encourage our donors to visit PKU and meet the recipients of your gifts or grants. PKUEF (USA) is happy to provide necessary assistance for your visit.

5. How can I apply for my company matching when making gifts to PKUEF(USA)?
PKUEF (USA) is listed in many corporations’ matching programs. Please consult your company whether it is listed, and PKUEF(USA) will be happy to provide necessary documents to make sure your gift is matched.

6. Can I make a donation online? 
Yes. Welcome to our website (www.pkuefusa.org) and make the online donations with credit cards or PayPal accounts.

7. Do you accept stocks or in-kind gifts?
Yes. If you are planning to make donations in other forms, please contact us.

CONTACT US

For assistance, please contact the Office of PKUEF in the US:

Peking University Education Foundation (USA)
475 El Camino Real, Suite 401
Millbrae, CA 94030 USA

info@pkuefusa.org
www.pkuefusa.org
Tel: 650-259-9883