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 Frequently Asked Questions

What are acceptable methods of giving?

How do I change the current way I am giving?

  • For monetary donations, please contact our Donor Relations Department and they will be happy to help you. They can be reached at (866) 228-0124. For questions or changes to planned gives, contact our Planned Giving Department toll-free at (877) 853-6474.

Can I view the company's current and past financials?

  • Yes.  At the bottom of the left navigation bar of every SWIRC page, there is a link that says "IRS Form 990."  A new form will be posted when made available.

Are contributions to SWIRC tax-deductible?

  • Yes.  All donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

How do I know where the money I donated is going?

  • Please contact Donor Relations Department at (866) 228-0124 and they will be able to answer any questions you may have.  You can also contact them and restrict your gift to a particular service.

How can I become a member of your "Heritage Circle?"

  • Please contact our Planned Giving Department at (877) 853-6474 and let them know that you wish to leave SWIRC a donation through your will, trust, life insurance policy, or retirement plan.  They will take care of everything else for you.

Can I make a memorial gift in honor of someone who has made an impact on my life?

  • Yes.  Please contact our Planned Giving Department at (877) 853-6474 for more information.

If I want to send in a donation now, to whom should I make out my check and where do I mail it?

  • Please made your check payable to SWIRC and send to the Southwest Indian Relief Council, PO Box 97286, Washington, DC 20090-7286.

Do I need to retain legal counsel to establish a planned gift?

  • It is not necessary, but we encourage you to consult your tax or legal advisor when considering any planned gift.

What is your Tax ID number?

  • Tax ID #47-3730147

Where do I send my planned giving information or intentions?

  • Please send your planned giving intentions to the Southwest Indian Relief Council, Attn.: Planned Giving, 14115 Lovers Lane Suite 400, Culpeper, VA  22701.

If you would like to talk to someone immediately about planned giving, please contact our Planned Giving Department at (877) 853-6474. For all other general inquiries, please contact our Donor Relations Department at (866) 228-0124.  You are also encouraged to consult with your legal and financial advisors when considering a planned gift.

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