You do not need an account with PAYPAL,
they merely process your donation
(and they charge us a 3% fee, not you).
We have four buttons below
1.... $25.00 donation to become a CHARTER MEMBER of the IISOH
We are seeking one million Charter Members.
We will give you a lifetime acknowledgement in your name, unless
you prefer to remain "Anonymous," just let us know.
2....$25.00 donation IN HONOR OF someone special.
This will be a lifetime acknowledgement for the person you honor and for you. It looks like this:
John Doe: In Honor of John Doe, Jr. upon his high school graduation, June 2013.
3.... $25.00 donation to make a donation IN MEMORY OF someone.
This will be a lifetime acknowledgement for the person you memorialize and for you. It looks like this:
John Doe, Sr.: In Memory of my baseball coach, James Smith, XYZ University, 2013. R.I.P.
4(a)..... $25.00 up to infinity....a donation in any amount that you chose.
At this link you can fill in the form with any amount of Dollars.
Please keep in mind that PAYPAL will charge us about 3.0% of this amount,
so if you are giving us millions - please make it a check instead.
4(b)..... $250.00 donation for a Lifetime Legacy Page
If you would like to consider a linked page for a donation IN HONOR OF or IN MEMORY OF we will design a nice page for a lifetime legacy at our website. You may send us biographical details and up to six (6) photographs that will be on the page. The page will become a permanent part of the IISOH web site.
4(c)..... $250.00 donation for a Paver Brick
Charter Membership Campaign & Donation Categories:
___ CHARTER MEMBERSHIP .... $25
___ IN MEMORY OF.... $25
___ Dedicated Memorial Page (linked) $250.00
___ IN HONOR OF.... $25
___Dedicated IN HONOR page (linked) $250.00
___ Supporting Member.... $50
___ Bronze Member.... $100
___ Silver Member.... $250
___ Gold Member.... $500
Alternative Donation Categories:
___ Lifetime Member.... $1,000
___ Contributor.... $5,000
___ Friend.... $10,000
___ Donor.... $25,000
___ Sponsor.... $50,000
___ Patron.... $100,000
___ Benefactor.... $250,000
ENDOWMENTS and NAMING OPPORTUNITIES
___ Sculpture Garden Statue Endowments....$300,000 to $3.5 million
___ Room Endowments....$ 300,000 (10x12 ft. room); $ 500,000 (10x25 ft. room)
___ Board Room Endowment.... $1 million
___ Subject Endowments.... $1 million
The donor gets perpetual naming rights for their generosity, subject to final approval of the Board of Directors.
NOTE: We prefer not to take take credit cards in order to save on the high bank fees (5%).
Bank account details will be sent upon request, however our bank charges $18.00 for deposits made via Bank Transfer/Wires.
We currently bank with First National Bank of Pennsylvania but plan to open accounts in several more Pennsylvania banks in 2013.
We acknowledge every donation of $25.00 or more on our website. see this page at: www.iisoh.org/Acknowledgement.html
We give formal written acknowledgement for all donations in excess of $250 as required by the Internal Revenue Service.
Thank you for your support!
Vielen danke -- Merci beaucoup -- Muchos gracias.
Your donation, Charter or annual membership is a supporting contribution to the International Institute for Sport History (IISOH), a Pennsylvania non-profit educational, literary and research corporation under section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue code. Your donation is tax deductible. "Membership" does not give the donor any voting rights in accordance with Article 6 of the Articles of Incorporation. The IISOH is organized to operate a library and museum for the purpose of promoting the study of the History of Sport, Physical Education, Recreation, Dance, Sport in Art and the Olympic Games. Donations of sports memorabilia, such as books or serials, medals, posters, etc. are also very welcome.
Inquiries about Endowments or membership information,
contact the IISOH at (814) 321-4018
Mr. Harvey Abrams, President