Tax Efficient Giving

UK Donors

If you are a UK Taxpayer you can increase your donation by 25p for every £1 donated at no extra cost. Please complete the following form:-

Single Donations
Regular Donations

US Donors

You can donate to UWC Atlantic and take a US income tax deduction via the British Schools & Universities Foundation (BSUF), a charitable organisation approved by the US Internal Revenue Service under code Section 5011(c)(3). BSUF were established to support British Schools and Universities tax efficiently (Federal Tax ID 13-616-1189). 

Check: Checks can be made payable to 'British Schools and Universities Foundation' and sent with a donor transmittal form specifying UWC Atlantic as the beneficiary. Forms and the cheque should be sent to: Friends of UWC Atlantic, PO Box 286075, New York, NY 10128-0011.

Online:  Click here to make a single or regular gift online, specifying you would like UWC Atlantic as the beneficiary. Please note: there is a 3% administration charge taken if you donate via this way. If you wish to avoid this cost, you can pay by check which takes no administration charges (information detailed above).

You should express a preference for UWC Atlantic at the bottom of the check or in a transmittal letter. Such preferences are respected by the Foundation but all grants are made at its sole discretion, as required by IRS.  


Canadian Donors

You can donate to UWC Atlantic via our Canadian Foundation. Please note any funds raised support a Canadian student to attend UWC Atlantic. 

Pre-authorized Debit: You may make a regular monthly donation by pre-authorized debit from your bank account. You can download the form here

Cheque: You can send a cheque or money order payable to 'Canadian Foundation for the United World College of the Atlantic' and send to: Canadian Foundation for the United World College of the Atlantic, P.O. Box 737, 31 Adelaide Street East, Toronto, ON M5C 2J8, CANADA.

Please note: Canadian charitable tax receipts are issued on an annual basis in February for donations made in the previous financial year.


Other Countries

You can make a tax efficient donation to UWC Atlantic in the following countries via a UWC National Committee: 

Norway ~ Germany ~ Netherlands ~ Switzerland ~ Hong Kong.

Email development@atlanticcollege.org for more information. If the country you live in is not listed above, we can contact your National Committee to see if they will forward your donation to UWC Atlantic. Please email us at development@atlanticcollege.org. 


Payroll Giving

UK Donors: If you live in the UK, payroll giving allows employees to regularly donate to UWC Atlantic from their salary before tax is deducted. Contact your employer's HR team to set this up. Some employers will match this gift too!

Transnational Giving Europe (TGE): TGE channels payroll giving across borders without currency charges.  Donations are channelled via UWC International but if you nominate UWC Atlantic, it will be forwarded to us. For further information, visit their webpage - http://www.transnationalgiving.eu/ or contact us on development@atlanticcollege.org. To enable us to track safe receipt of your donation, please let us know about your gift by emailing development@atlanticcollege.org.


Legacies

Please click here for more information on how you can leave a gift in your will to UWC Atlantic or contact Teleri Roberts on development@atlanticcollege.org.

‘I am going to do everything in my power to make sure that the contribution my sponsors made will go forth to mean something more.’

Sheryl Ofwona (UWC Atlantic College), class of 2019 from Kenya

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