FAQ


Q. What is Lock Haven University's All In Day of Giving?

Lock Haven University's All In Day of Giving is a 24-hour fundraiser in which donors unite to make their direct impact on students' success at The Haven. 


Q. When is Lock Haven University's 24-hour All In Day of Giving?

All In 2021 will take place from 10:00 am on Thursday April 15, 2021 to 10:00 am on Friday April 16, 2021.


Q. Who can donate?

Anyone who has a passion for Lock Haven University can donate. Donations are tax-deductible and a gift receipt will be sent to contact details you provide. Contributions through this site can be made via credit and debit card only. All contributions are non refundable.


Q. Can I make an All In donation donation by phone?

Absolutely. We are here on April 15, 2021 from 12:00 pm until 8:00 pm to accept gifts via phone and then again from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm on April 16, 2021. We can be reached at 570-484-2586.


Q. Can I make an All In donation by mail?

Yes. Donations can be mailed to the Lock Haven University Foundation (401 N. Fairview (Ulmer Hall 214), Lock Haven, PA 17745). Be sure to specify in the memo field: "All In" and the area, team or scholarship you wish for your gift to be applied to (Ex: "Chemistry Department," "Athletic Training Department," "Women's Softball," "Men's Basketball," "Athletics Area of Greatest Need," "Student Retention Fund," etc. If you have questions, please contact us at 570-484-2586.


Q. What if I don't see the scholarship that I wish to give to?

We created this page with a menu of giving options broken down by Academic departments, Athletics programs, and Area of Greatest Need. With hundreds of scholarships, it would be impossible to list them all. If you would like for your gift to go to a specific athletics scholarship you can click on any "Donate" button on this site to be directed to our donation page. On the giving form you can type in the specific scholarship you would like your donation to go toward. We will make sure that is exactly where you gift goes.


Q. What is GiveGab?

GiveGab is a nonprofit giving platform that helps nonprofits to raise money, engage donors and manage volunteers quickly and efficiently. GiveGab offers a full portfolio of simple and easy to use products that allows organizations to function in a more streamlined manner.


Q. How will donations be distributed?

Each donation made to to Lock Haven University via this online portal will be disbursed to the Lock Haven University Foundation directly from GiveGab via direct deposit within 5 to 7 business days.


Q. How much of my donation goes to Lock Haven University?

GiveGab retains 3% campaign management fee from all donations. Credit Card processing fees are an additional 2.2% + $0.30 for all major credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover). You are given the option to cover the fees and if you choose this option, 100% of your online charitable gift will go to the receiving organization. All donations are final and cannot be refunded.



Q. Who will receive my contact information?

Lock Haven University will have access to your name and email address. This information is used solely to send thank you messages, provide the option to receive future notifications, and to notify you of future activities.


Q. Do I need to create an account with GiveGab?

No. You do not need to create an account to make a donation. The benefits of creating an account include having your tax receipts collected in one location and being able to track your donations. Your tax receipt is emailed immediately upon processing your donation. To claim a donation as a deduction on U.S. taxes, you should retain the donation receipt as an official record.


Q. What is a peer-to-Peer Fundraising page? 

Peer-to-peer fundraising is a new feature for All In 2021 that enables alumni, donors and friends of Lock Haven University to help raise money for the programs, teams and scholarships they care about most. Just go to the team or program you're interested in raising money for and click the "FUNDRAISE" button to create your peer-to-peer fundraising page. Step-by-step instructions for creating a page can be found here.


Q. What if there is not a page already created for the program, team or scholarship that I am looking to peer-to-peer fundraise for? 

If there is no pre-existing page for the program or scholarship that you wish to peer-to-peer (P2P) fundraise for (Ex: TKE Scholarship, Marching Band, Eagle Eye, etc.), please click on the Area of Greatest Need tile on the homepage. From there click FUNDRAISE and create your P2P. You will need to specify in the copy on your page the specific program, team or scholarship that you are aiming to raise money for.