Donor FAQs

Who created power2give? is a project of the Arts & Science Council--Charlotte/Mecklenburg, Inc. (ASC). ASC, located in Charlotte, North Carolina, is a non-profit whose mission is to build appreciation, participation and support for the arts, science, history and heritage in Charlotte-Mecklenburg. Fractured Atlas took over development and administration of power2give in October 2016.

What happens if the campaign I fund isn't fully funded by the end of its posting period? intends to provide the donations to the campaign poster and host organization even if the campaign is not fully funded. In that case, the campaign poster and host organization will notify you as to how they plan to adapt their campaign.

Can my gift(s) be refunded?

No, power2give does not have the capacity to provide refunds for gifts at this time. However, if you have questions or concerns as to how your gift is being used, please contact the power2give team

What payment options are available on power2give?

At this time, you can give to campaigns on via credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express).

Is my gift tax deductible?

Yes. All donations made on are made to a 501(c)(3) organization. Therefore, your donation is tax deductible. Please check with your accountant to discuss the tax implications of any donor benefits you received in exchange for your contribution.

How am I acknowledged for my gift?

You will receive an automatic e-mail receipt from power2give for your records. You will also receive additional communications from the organization(s) you supported.

What are the donor benefits?

Donor benefits are incentives provided by the campaign poster to give back to the donor in small ways that make them feel even more connected to a particular campaign.

How do I redeem my donor benefits?

The campaign poster will contact you shortly after the campaign has been fully funded or expired to distribute donor benefits.

Is my online donation secure?

Yes. has a valid SSL security certificate and works with responsible and verified vendors to ensure your information is safe and secure.

What is your privacy policy?

You can view our privacy policy by selecting 'Privacy Policy' that appears in the footer of this page.

When will my credit card be charged if I use a card to make a donation?

Your credit card will be processed and charged immediately upon payment

What are the ways I can get involved with a project aside from donating?

You can help promote projects through email and social media outlets like Facebook, Twitter, and blogging.