You may see Amnesty International fundraisers on the street or coming to your doorstep to talk to you about becoming a monthly donor.
Please consider joining us as a monthly donor today.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Door to door fundraising is one of the most effective and personal ways we can reach out to donors. Amnesty International believes all people have fundamental human rights, but those rights are abused or denied every single day. With your donation, Amnesty International is able to continue our research and document human rights abuses and mobilize millions of supporters to campaign for change.
All Amnesty International fundraisers have identification badges and name tags. They can also process your donation electronically on a tablet.
No, we do not accept cash or coin gifts, this helps protect both the donor and fundraiser. If you wish to make a monthly gift, our fundraisers will accept void checks for Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) and credit card payments.
Yes, we use tablets with encrypted software to collect donor information in a secure way. Only your basic personal information is captured on the tablet itself. All the data we collect is immediately uploaded to our remote servers and then completely removed from the tablet. Your financial information is captured through our PCI compliant call centre and is safely submitted directly to the payment processor.
Thank you for joining us as a monthly donor. You will receive an email confirmation immediately, and a phone call to welcome you within one week. If you haven’t received any of the above please call us at 1-800-AMNESTY.
You can cancel your monthly gifts at any time by calling 1-800-AMNESTY or email [email protected]. You may also reduce or increase your donation amount or change your gift schedule simply by calling or emailing us.
You will receive a consolidated tax-receipt for all your donations in a specific year at the beginning of the following year – usually in February to the address that you have provided.
Email: [email protected]