Contact NCBA Development @:
8000 Weston Parkway
Cary, NC 27513
Patron Campaign FAQs
|Q. What is a Patron?|
A. Any member of the North Carolina Bar Association or friend of the NCBA Foundation who contributes $100 or more to the Patron Campaign during the fiscal year of July 1 to June 30.
|Q. How are Patron funds used?|
A. They fund the following programs:
- North Carolina Lawyer Referral Service connects 40,000+ people annually to lawyers able to assist with their legal problems.
- Law-Related Education programs serving nearly 20,000 students and teachers across the state.
- Lawyer on the Line assists pre-screened clients in support of our legal aid partners.
- 4ALL Statewide Service Day serves nearly 10,000 citizens through the help of 400 volunteers at eight call centers in a 12-hour period.
|Q. Are there giving levels for the Patron Campaign?|
A. In response to the many larger gifts to the Patron Campaign, we recognize gifts at the following levels: Patron $100-$199, Bronze Patron $200-$349, Silver Patron $350-$499, Gold Patron $500-$999, Platinum Patron $1,000-$2,499 and Diamond Patron $2,500 or more.
|Q. How are Patrons recognized?|
A. The annual Patron Campaign Honor Roll is distributed every Fall to members of the North Carolina Bar Association. The Honor Roll lists all Patrons for the prior year, their cumulative years of supporting the Patron Campaign, and their level of giving – Patron, Bronze Patron, Silver Patron, Gold Patron, Platinum Patron or Diamond Patron.
|Q. How may I make my Patron contribution?|
A. You may give online to the Patron Campaign at: http://www.ncbar.org/patrondonatenow by using your credit card or calling 1-800-662-7407 and asking for Tom or you may make your check payable to the North Carolina Bar Association Foundation and mail it to P. O. Box 3688, Cary, NC 27513.
|Q. Can I spread my payments to make a larger gift?|
A. Bronze, Silver, Gold, Platinum and Diamond Patrons may make a two-payment gift. For example, if a Bronze Patron makes an initial $100 credit card gift, we will debit your credit card for the additional $100 on June 2, 2014 per your authorization.
|Q. How are Patron Campaign gifts recorded?|
A. All Patron contributions received from July 1, 2013 through June 30, 2014 will be credited to the 2013-14 Patron Campaign.
|Q. Is my Patron gift tax deductible?|
A. YES! Since the North Carolina Bar Association Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c) (3) charitable organization, all contributions received are tax deductible within the limits of the law.