Donate FAQ

Have any questions about donating to Science Friday? We'll try to answer them here.

How do I send a check to Science Friday?
Write your check to “Science Friday” and mail to:

30 Broad Street, Suite 801
New York, NY 10004

If you’re concerned about its arrival, email and let us know we can expect it. We try to deposit checks as soon as we receive them.

Am I able to log in to your website and update my credit card and personal information?
Yes! Click here to manage your contact information, email subscription, and contributions.

Is my gift tax-deductible?
It sure is! Science Friday is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and your gifts are fully tax-deductible. Our Employer Identification Number is 13-4252173.

Can I make a gift through a donor advised fund, and if so, what is your EIN number:
Yes, you can make a gift of cash or stocks through a donor advised fund. Our Employer Identification Number is 13-4252173.

Can I make a gift of stock?
Yes, please download this template with information on how to initiate your gift of stock and email to

What is my donation used for?
Funds from your donation will support all of Science Friday projects, including the radio program, web materials, education resources, events, podcasts, and videos.

Can I donate using PayPal or Apple Pay?
At this time we are unable to accept donations from PayPal, Venmo, or Apple Pay. Unfortunately our donation software does not permit this. However, we are in the process of working to accept Apple Pay.

I lost my donation receipt, where can I get a copy for tax purposes?
First, check your email for a receipt from Science Friday Initiative. Otherwise, please write to to request a digital or paper copy.

For any other inquiries, contact Annie Nero at or (212) 840-2244 ext. 31.