Giving FAQs

How can I donate online?

Online donations can be made using your credit card and completing the donation form.

What are the processing fees for my online donation?

Horizon's donation processor charges a fee of 2.9% plus $0.30 for each transaction. Thus for a $10 donation, they charge a fee of $0.59 and Horizon receives $9.41. For a $100 donation, the fee is $3.20 and Horizon receives $96.80. If you wish, you may offset the cost of the fee by increasing your donation by an appropriate amount. Alternatively, you may wish to mail a check.

How can I donate by phone?

Horizon does not currently accept donations by phone.

How can I donate by mail?

Please send a check payable to “Horizon Education Network” to our mailing address below.

Will I get a receipt?

Yes, Horizon issues receipts for one-time gifts upon receiving a gift and at the beginning of the year for recurring donations received in the previous year. Receipts are available by postal mail and email.

Are donations tax-deductible?

Yes, usually. Horizon is a federally recognized 501(c)(3) public charity; therefore, your contribution may be tax-deductible. Please check with your tax advisor to find out more.

I am a Canadian taxpayer, how may I donate?

Horizon Education Network is an approved project of ABWE Canada. You can give by cheque, by credit card, or by bank withdrawal through ABWE Canada. To be eligible for a Canadian charitable donation receipt, see the ABWE Canada website.

How may I support missionaries serving at Horizon?

Donations for the support of missionaries serving at Horizon must be made directly to their sponsoring agency. Please contact your missionary for more information.

How is Horizon funded?

Horizon is funded by donations from churches, businesses, and individuals; by grants from foundations; and, by fees from education partners. Personnel are seconded to Horizon by partnering agencies.

How are donations used?

Donations are used to support the operations of Horizon Education Network in accordance to the wishes of the donor and at the discretion of Horizon’s Board of Directors.

How does Horizon protect my personal information?

Horizon has adopted and implemented a privacy policy that covers your personal information. For more details, see the link at the bottom of this page.