Here are some frequently asked questions about donating and about Devxchange. Simply expand the headings below for details.
What is Devxchange?
Devxchange is a registered Canadian charity, founded in July of 2006. It allows many different international development projects to use the same administration therefore keeping admin cost very low (only 10%). All projects are run by volunteers. Our volunteers come up with the idea for a project, fundraise for it and implement it. Devxchanges makes sure that all of our projects are sustainable and work with a local partner.
How do I make a monthly or reoccurring donation?
There are two ways to make a reoccurring donation
Select the option for Recurring Monthly Donation from the menu of the project you wish to donate to. You can then enter any amount you wish. The amount will automatically be donated every month. If you wish to stop a monthly donation you can contact us, you must also contact us if you wish to make a yearly or daily recurring donation. To donate to Devxchange on a regular basis visit our Donate page and select how often you want to donate.
To donate to a specific project you must first find it either by using search button or under campaign menu find the project you are interested in. For a listing of all campaigns –click here. From the Campaign page you can either select a perk from the right side bar or click the ‘Contribute Now’ button. On the Donation page you will be given the option of how you wish to donate, select one and fill out the necessary information, make sure to include the project name if asked.
Where does my money go?
Your money will go directly towards the project you have chosen. If for some reason the project you have chosen is unable to be completed your donation will go towards another project that is similar to the one you chose and you will be notified by email.
Do I receive a tax receipt for my donations?
All of your donations to Devxchange are eligible for a tax receipt. Your tax receipt will be mailed or emailed to to you at the end of February of the following year.
How do I make a donation as a U.S. citizen?
To make a tax deductible US donation please mail your cheque to
Cornerstone Fellowship Church 66 Waverley Drive, Suite 630 Fredrick, MD 21702
Please specify Devxchange and the name of the project that you would like to donate to.
How do I mail in a donation to Devxchange?
You may send a cheque made out to
Devxchange PO Box 224 Barrie, ON L4M 4T2
Please specify by way of note or memo on cheque the designation.
How do I contact Devxchange?
The email and phone number are at the top of every page and you can also get the information from our contact page. Our preferred method is email as there is not always someone available to answer the phone.