Thank you for donating! When you look around to see others doing work on voting methods, you won't find anyone quite like us. That's why your donation is all the more impactful. You want smarter elections, and we're ready to give them to you.
The Center for Election Science is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, so your donations may be tax deductible.
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Check: Please make check donations payable to, "The Center for Election Science", and send them to:
The Center for Election Science
c/o Andy Jennings
615 N Elm
Mesa, AZ 85201
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Donate by Will: Donation by will often gives supporters a flexibility in their donation that they would not be able to achieve by other means. Thank you for considering this option. The information below will permit you to include us in your will.
Our legal name: The Center for Election Science
Our Tax ID: 45-233400201
Sample bequest wording:
Sample #1, Percentage Bequest: “I devise to The Center for Election Science (tax identification number 45-233400201), a charitable corporation organized under California law in 2011, _______% of the rest and residue of my estate."
Sample #2, Residuary Bequest: ”I devise to The Center for Election Science (tax identification number 45-233400201), a charitable corporation organized under California law in 2011, the rest and residue of my estate."
Sample #3, Bequest for a Specific Amount: “I devise to The Center for Election Science (tax identification number 45-233400201), a charitable corporation organized under California law in 2011, the sum of $________________ ."
Sample #4, Contingent Bequest: ”In the event that (name or names; i.e., spouse, children, sibling, heirs) do not survive me, or die during the administration of my estate, within ____ days from the date of my death, or as a result of a common disaster, then I devise to The Center for Election Science (tax identification number 45-233400201), a charitable corporation organized under California law in 2011."
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