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Draftathon

May 05, 2020


FAQs 

What is the purpose of this fundraiser? 
The NFL Draft-A-Thon enables individuals, corporations, foundations, and other organizations around the world to directly support COVID-19 relief efforts through the following nonprofit partners: American Red Cross, CDC Foundation, Feeding America, Meals on Wheels, The Salvation Army, and United Way. 

Who can donate? 
The Draft-A-Thon is open to donations from individuals, corporations, foundations, or other organizations around the world. For corporate, institutional, and foundation donations, please contact Draftathon@nflfoundation.org

Please allow up to 24 hours to receive a response to your inquiry. 

What percent of the donations will go to the NFL Foundation? 
The NFL does not retain any profits from the Draft-A-Thon donations. 100% of charitable contributions are donated to its nonprofit partners. 

What percentage goes toward the cause if I don't pay the processing fee?   
This fee represents standard processing and banking transaction fees. Any fees not covered during the time of the donation transaction are subtracted from the total donation amount and 100% of the remaining contribution is donated to the nonprofit partners. The NFL does not retain any profits from the Draft-A-Thon donations.

I submitted an incorrect donation amount and have a question about adjustments or reimbursement. Who can I contact? 
Please send all inquiries to Draftathon@nflfoundation.org 

Please allow up to 24 hours to receive a response to your inquiry. ​

I did not receive my donation receipt. How do I obtain this? ​
Please check your spam/junk first. If you are still unable to find your receipt, email Draftathon@nflfoundation.org and provide your full name and email that was submitted on the Draft-A-Thon website. 

Please allow up to 24 hours to receive a response to your inquiry. 

Is the NFL Foundation a tax-exempt organization?  
The NFL Foundation is recognized as a qualifying tax-exempt organization by the IRS. 

Is my donation tax deductible?  
Your donation may be deductible for federal income tax purposes. You will receive an IRS code and tax identification number in the email receipt you receive after making a donation. 

If I opt to cover payment processing fees, where does this money go? ​
By opting to cover fees, you will cover the standard credit card processing fee, as well as a small transaction fee to cover the costs of the fundraising platform. 

What currencies are accepted? ​
While international donations are accepted, we are only able to process in US currency. 

Can I make a donation anonymously?  
Yes. On the donation form, check the box that says, “keep me anonymous” to ensure your name will not appear once you complete your donation.