Frequently Asked Questions
Who can donate?
What forms of donations are accepted?
Credit and debit card donations (MasterCard and Visa only) received through the website on the giving day will earn incentive funds. Donations via check or cash will also be accepted (Pere Marquette Depot-1000 Adams St.-Bay City, MI 48708) between the hours of 8:30 am to 8:00 pm on May 2nd.
Are gifts tax-deductible?
All donations are tax-deductible.
Is there a minimum gift?
Yes, $10.00. Every donation made on giving day will earn incentive funds from a local pool of funds. Each organization will also be eligible to receive prizes thought the day.
What organizations are eligible for Give Local Bay?
Any non-profit organization that has an designated endowed fund at BACF is eligible to participate in Give Local Bay. Organizations who desire to open an endowment fund at BACF should contact our office at (989) 893-4438.
Why can’t I find my favorite non-profit on the website?
If you can’t find them on the site they may not have an designated fund at BACF. Please encourage the non-profit to contact us so we can help them get started.