Important Year-End Gift Reminders

Online Gifts

Remember to make your gift online to the Northshore Schools Foundation by December 31 to ensure tax credit. Online gifts completed no later than midnight in your time zone on December 31 will qualify. Make your gift online here. IRS guidelines require online credit card transactions be completed by 11:59 p.m. on December 31 (based on the time zone in which the gift is made) in order for those gifts to count toward that year’s tax deductibility.

Phoned-in Credit Card Gifts

Phoned-in credit card gifts must be received by 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time (9:00 a.m. Pacific Time) on December 31. To make a gift by phone, call (425) 408-7680. Please have your credit card number, expiration date, and daytime telephone number ready. After 12:00 p.m. (Eastern Time) on December 31, please use the online giving link at

Mailed Check or Credit Card Gifts

If you prefer, you may send a check or make a credit card gift by mail. If sending a check, it must be postmarked by December 31.

If sending a credit card gift by mail, it must be postmarked by December 16, to ensure processing before year-end. Simply send your credit card number, expiration date, daytime telephone number, and instructions regarding your gift designation to:

Northshore Schools Foundation
3330 Monte Villa Parkway
Bothell, WA 98021

The Foundation accepts Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express.

Please note that no information on this website should be considered as the rendering of legal, accounting or other professional advice. Please consult your personal tax and financial advisors before implementing a planned gift to charity, including the Northshore Schools Foundation. These investment options may have specific consequences for your estate planning. As always, we would be pleased to discuss in confidence how your gift can impact Northshore students.