Planned Giving FAQs
What are acceptable methods of planned giving to aief?
How do I change the current way I am giving?
For monetary donations, please contact our Donor Relations Department and they will be happy to help you. They can be reached at (800) 416-8102. For questions or changes to planned gits, please contact our Planned Giving Department toll-free at (877) 853-6474.
Can I view the company's current and past financials?
Yes. At the bottom of every page, there is a link that says "IRS Form 990." A new tax return is posted each year when available.
Are contributions to aief tax-deductible?
Yes. aief is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit. All donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law.
How do I know where the money I donated is going?
Please contact our Donor Relations Department toll-free at (800) 416-8102 and they will be able to answer any questions you may have. You can also contact them and restrict your gift to a particular service.
How can I become a member of your "Heritage Circle?"
Please contact our Planned Giving Department at (877) 853-6474 and let them know that you wish to leave aief a donation through your will, trust, life insurance policy, or retirement plan, or donor-advised fund. They will take care of everything else for you.
Can I make a memorial gift in honor of someone who has made an impact on my life?
Yes. Please contact our Donor Relations Department at (800) 416-8102 for more information.
If I want to send in a donation now, to whom should I make out my check and where do I mail it?
Please made your check payable to aief and send to American Indian Education Fund, 14115 Lovers Lane, Suite 400, Culpeper, VA 22701.
Do I need to retain legal counsel to establish a planned gift?
It is not necessary, but we encourage you to consult your tax or legal advisor when considering any planned gift.
What is your Tax ID number?
Tax ID #47-3730147
Where do I send my planned giving information or intentions?
Please send your planned giving intentions to aief, Attn.: Planned Giving, 14115 Lovers Lane, Suite 400, Culpeper, VA 22701.
If you have any questions regarding planned giving, please contact Suzi Smith in our Planned Giving Department at (877) 853-6474. You are also encouraged to consult with your legal and financial advisors when considering a planned gift.
Compare alternatives with our Planned Giving Options page.