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Donations & Giving Information

SC Foothills Search & Rescue, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit corporation. Your monetary donations are tax deductible. If you would like to make a donation to Foothills, to help pay for search and rescue training, gear, and equipment, please mail to:


Every donation is sincerely appreciated.


You can donate to SC Foothills Search & Rescue, a 501(c)3 non-profit corporation, with your American Express® credit card. Just visit the GivingExpress Program: http://amex.justgive.org/nonprofits/donate.jsp?ein=20-5854419. This will take you directly to our donation page. You can donate your credit card points too! Your contribution is tax-deductible and is very appreciated. It will go toward funding supplies, equipment, and expenses for the team. To see a list of some of the needed items, please visit our "Wish List" page. See below for more information:

With GivingExpress Online® giving has never been so easy or rewarding

GivingExpress Online allows you to use any American Express® Card to make a donation to . Donations can be made in dollars or, if you are enrolled in the Membership Rewards® program*, you can redeem your points for a donation.

Your dollar donation is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law and you will receive an immediate e-mail receipt that meets IRS requirements as a record of your contribution. The site also enables you to set up recurring donations so you can spread out your donation over time. If you are enrolled in an American Express Loyalty program, you can earn valuable rewards with virtually every dollar you donate.

Visit www.americanexpress.com/give for more information and to make a donation.

* Terms and Conditions for the Membership Rewards Online apply. Visit membershiprewards.com/terms for more information.

Dollar donations are tax deductible the full extent allowed by law however, donations of Membership Rewards points are not tax deductible.

Please note: American Express will deduct a transaction fee of 2.25% from the donation to cover processing costs. The charities will receive your donation amount, minus the 2.25% American Express processing fee, from our partner JustGive. This transaction fee is similar to or less than the processing fee the charity would pay if you were to charge your donation with your American Express Card through any other means (i.e., over the phone to the charity, through the charity's website, etc.). This transaction fee only applies to monetary donations placed on your American Express Card and not to donations that are made via the redemption of Membership Rewards points. Dollar donations are tax deductible the full extent allowed by law however, donations of Membership Rewards points are not tax deductible.

Please consult your tax advisor on the deductibility of a donation of Membership Rewards points


ebay® BUYERS: you can donate directly to Foothills at http://donations.ebay.com/charity/charity.jsp?NP_ID=26914 or find a seller that gives to SC Foothills Search & Rescue, Inc.

ebay® SELLERS: you can donate a percent of your sales to our charity. Please visit http://www.ebaygivingworks.com/  for more information.