GIVING

“Building the new South Africa in the wake of apartheid’s legacy will be the responsibility of generations to come. These children are our future, and it is they who will fulfill our dreams and aspirations.”
– Nelson Mandela

NMCF USA is taking a stand for South Africa’s children and youth. We urge you to join us and help us to ensure the dream of our founder, Mr. Nelson Mandela.

How can you be part of Nelson Mandela’s dream and be the Mandela in your life?

Give to NMCF to build the Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital.

Help us realize and build Madiba’s wish: to offer the children of South Africa, of Southern Africa, and indeed of Africa, a state-of-the-art hospital. The Nelson Mandela Children’s Fund USA NMCF-USA) is privileged and honored to be asked by Mr. Mandela to champion this very important initiative. Your gift to the NMCF-USA will go directly to the capital expense needs to build the hospital in Johannesburg to treat very ill children from across the country.

PLEASE GIVE

From Bricks to Cancer Treatments – Every Dollar Helps!

You can send your gift to:

Nelson Mandela Children’s Fund USA, Inc.
89 South Street, Suite 701
Boston, MA 02111

Phone: 617.443.4435

Fax: 617.443.1076

Or donate online:

Frequently Asked Questions

 Who do I contact with questions?

We’re happy to answer all your questions. Please call or fax us.

Nelson Mandela Children’s Fund
89 South Street, Suite 701
Boston, MA 02111
Phone: 617.443.4435
Fax: 617.443.1076

 Does my gift go to the Nelson Mandela Children’s Fund or to the building of the children’s hospital?

The Nelson Mandela Children’s Fund is the duly registered non-profit (501-C3) in the United States. All gifts made for the coming 2-3 years will be designated to building the Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Can I make a gift by check?

Of course. Please send your check to

 Nelson Mandela Children’s Fund
89 South Street, Suite 701
Boston, MA 02111

Can I give a gift online using my credit card?

Yes. Please use our DONATE NOW button and fill out the required information. We will send a gift acknowledgement to the email or snail mail address you provide.

Will I receive a tax receipt?

When you give online, we send a gift acknowledgement to the email address you provide. For gifts where no goods or services were received in return, the acknowledgement will serve as your tax receipt. When you give a check or gift via mail or other vehicles, we will send you via snail mail a tax receipt with the value of your tax deductible gift.  Our EIN is 521 94 1401

What is a monthly gift?

A monthly gift is charged to your credit card every month. Simply decide how much you’d like to give and either set it up online with the DONATE NOW button, or call us. We’ll automatically bill your credit card each month for the amount you designate.

How do I make changes to my monthly gift?

Your monthly gift will be automatically billed to your credit card each month unless you cancel it. You can cancel or modify your billing information or gift amount by contacting us at 617.443.4435

What is a dedicated gift?

A dedicated or tribute gift is a gift to honor or remember someone. You can even make a dedicated gift for a special occasion, like a birthday, anniversary or wedding. You can make a dedicated gift in memory of someone who has died.

How can I make a dedicated gift?

A dedicated gift is a way to honor or remember someone. You can make a tribute gift for a special occasion, like a birthday, anniversary or wedding. You can make a dedicated gift in honor of someone who gave great care or in memory of a loved one. If you wish to notify somebody of the dedicated gift you’ve made,

  •  For a gift made online: click on the box on the DONATE NOW online form for us to send a personal note, fill out their contact information and we’ll mail them a card.
  • For a gift sent to the Nelson Mandela Children’s Fund: call us to give us their contact information and we’ll mail them a personal note.

How can I take advantage of my company’s matching gift program?

Many employers have a matching gift program to maximize employee’s charitable gifts. Check with your human resources office for information about your company’s policy. Please call us if you have further questions about taking advantage of a company matching gift program.

Can I make an anonymous gift?

We understand that you may wish to make a gift anonymously. At the time you make a gift to the Nelson Mandela Children’s Fund USA, you can choose to remain anonymous by calling us. We will acknowledge your gift, but will not publish your name in any publications or share it with others beyond those who process gifts.

Can I make the Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital part of my will or estate planning?

The staff at Nelson Mandela Children’s Fund US will work with you to add a charitable giving option for the Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital as part of your long-term financial goals and estate planning needs. Contact Holly Sargent at 207.608.6098.