Donate to Engineers Without Borders UW-Madison

Thank you for considering donating to Engineers Without Borders - UW Madison! Your gift will make a difference in the day-to-day lives of those who need it most. Regardless of the size of your donation, you can control where your money is going and what it will be used for. Just let us know!

Online Donations

To make a secure online donation, please follow this link and these instructions:

1) Go to: UW Foundation Donations Page.

2) Select Designation: College of Engineering

3) Designate Fund: EWB
Under: "For your convenience, detailed instructions for directing your gift have been added below. If you like, you may modify or add to these instructions.", the EWB fund should already be filled in with our fund (Peter J. Bosscher Engineers Without Borders Fund (12344037)). You do not need to change this.

4) Designate Project and Purpose (Optional):
To further designate your gift in the detailed instructions box to a project (Domestic, El Salvador, Haiti, Kenya, Rwanda) and/or purpose (student travel, equipment, etc.). For example:
"Peter J. Bosscher Engineers Without Borders Fund (12344037) - Kenya, Student Travel"

5) Inform us of your donation: Please fill out the EWB Donation Thank You Form or send an email to the EWB Financial Manager ( including your name, amount, and project designation so that we may watch for your donation and ensure that it is processed. This will also make it easier for us to thank you in due time!

Donations through the Mail

To mail a donation it can be sent to:

University of Wisconsin Foundation
U.S. Bank Lockbox
P.O. Box 78807
Milwaukee, WI 53278-0807

Make checks payable to: UW - Foundation, Care of Engineers Without Borders

EWB-USA is a 501(c)(3) organization. 501(c)(3) is a specific IRS tax code that EWB-USA must follow to retain it's non-profit status. All funds must be deposited in a bank account with 501(c)(3) tax ID for the donation to be tax deductible. This means that funds can only be deposited at EWB-USA or in the UW Foundation Account.

Once you make a donation, EWB-USA or the UW Foundation will send you a thank you letter that acts as a receipt and can be included in your taxes

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to ask our Financial Manager, Jack Boland

We thank you for your support!