FAQ's about using PayPal for your donation


Q. Do I need a PayPal account to donate?
A. No, you may use a VISA, MasterCard, American Express or Discover.  First enter the donation amount, then go to the bottom of the Web page under the ‘Don’t Have A PayPal Account?’ and click continue.


Q. How much of my donation will go to MCAHIC?
A. We have carefully selected PayPal as a way to collect online donations to ensure that as much as possible of your donation goes to MCAHIC. PayPal charges a 2.9% fee plus $0.30 per transaction. For a $100.00 donation through PayPal, MCAHIC would receive $96.80.


Q. Is my donation tax deductible?

A. Yes, MCAHIC has 501(c)(3) status, which means that you are allowed to deduct 100% of your donation. The fact that you make the payment through PayPal does not change this.


Q. Is the PayPal site secure? 
A. We have taken utmost care that PayPal is 100% secure and trustworthy. PayPal offers the highest level of online security and handles thousands of transactions per day. For more information about PayPal's security and privacy policies, please visit their website, PayPal.com.


Q. Can I make an anonymous donation?
A. PayPal does not offer an anonymous donation option. We ask for your contact information in order to send a thank you and tax donation letter.