FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

When i donate to Empower 54, what is the impact of my support?
Your gift, pooled with other support, will help us deliver critical aid to children and families during emergencies and within our various programs.

How much of my donation goes toward programs?
80% of all cash contributions are applied towards programs, the difference goes towards offsetting incurred expenses executing each program.

When you Partner with Empower 54
When you become a monthly supporter of Empower 54, you make a powerful commitment to changing the lives of underprivileged people across the globe. Our Partners are passionate and caring individuals and organizations committed to giving restoring hope in the helpless.

Your support reaches out to different countries and helps millions of children and women. Your funds are applied towards – Education, Health & Nutrition, girl/women empowerment, IDP/Refugee rehabilitation/Emergency Response and hunger eradication.

Is my donation tax deductible?
Yes, donations to Empower 54 are 100% tax deductible in the USA. We are a Massachusetts not-for-profit public benefit corporation (Federal Tax ID: 81-4202550) with federal tax-exempt status as a public charity under Section 501(c)(3). Contributions to Empower 54 are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the US law.

If you have questions or live outside of the United States, please contact your tax advisor.

Do we partner with other nonprofit organizations?
Yes. We work closely with other organizations and Government of countries.

How do I make a matching gift?
1. Please send details of your matching gift to: info@empower54.org
2. Once details are received, gift value will be verified and documentation completed by Empower 54
3. Gift can be sent to designated location.

How can I donate stock or mutual funds?
Please send details to: info@empower54.org

Donating by PayPal?
Donating by PayPal is a donation option from Empower 54’s website. PayPal protects your financial information with industry-leading security and fraud prevention systems. When you use PayPal, your financial information is not shared with the merchant/public. Once your donating is complete, you will be emailed a receipt for the transaction.

Donating by GoFundMe?
Donating by GoFundMe is a donation option from Empower 54’s website. GoFundMe protects your financial information with industry-leading security and fraud prevention systems. When you use GoFundMe, your financial information is not shared with the public. Once your donating is complete, you will be emailed a receipt for the transaction.

Where do I mail my donation to Empower 54?
USA Checks/money orders should be mailed to:
Empower 54,
239 Walker Street,
Atlanta, GA 30313

How do I make donations to Empower 54’s international accounts?
Bank Details: 
Nigeria:
Empower 54,
Bank: United Bank of Africa (UBA),
Prestige, Abuja,
Nigeria, West Africa
Account number: 1019 231 331 (Naira)

International wires:
Remitters of funds from abroad should inform their bankers as follows:

NIGERIA
Please pay:
UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLC, NIGERIA
SWIFT CODE: UNAFNGLA
Through: CITIBANK NEW YORK, UNITED STATES
SWIFT CODE: CITIUS33
ROUTING NO: 021000089
ACCOUNT NUMBER: 36320321

FOR FURTHER CREDIT:
Beneficiary account number: 3002 096 880
Beneficiary name:  Empower 54
Beneficiary address:  12, Parakou Crescent Wuse 2, Abuja.
UBA branch: 52, Ademola Adetokumbo Street, Wuse 2, Abuja


How else can I support Empower 54?

You can support with donation of clothing, non-perishable foods, toys, printing, etc. Have any other brilliant ideas of how to help? Kindly send details to info@empower54.org.

What is Empower 54’s US EIN Number?
Empower 54 Tax ID Number: 81-4202550

I have an issue with the Web donation I made.
Web donations will show up on our database approximately 48 hours after the transaction is complete, but donors will receive an immediate confirmation of their donation.

Can I donate if I live outside of the US?
Yes, but we advice you use the PayPal donation option as that makes the international transaction as effortless as possible and you receive an immediate confirmation of your donation.

Can I help collect funds/items for Empower 54?
Absolutely! Send your ideas to info@empower54.org for approval and support. You can be creative with your ideas and drives.

How can I volunteer at Empower 54?
Volunteers for Empower 54 are required to be dedicated and passionate about our causes. To learn more, please visit http://www.empower54.org/new/?page_id=9 on our website and follow the instructions. We look forward to you joining the Empower 54 family!

How do I apply for employment at Empower 54?
We would love to have you join our global family! Job applicants must submit a resume through info@empower54.org.

Didn’t find the answer to your question?
Kindly send details to info@empower54.org