The Association welcomes general and specific donations of all types.
Frequently Asked Questions
Why donate? The 15th Infantry Regiment Association is a non-profit veterans organization operating as an IRS 501(c)19. All donations are tax deductible. The Association uses donations to support its mission which includes to perpetuate and foster the history and traditions of the Regiment and unite past and current active duty members of the Regiment in a close and cooperative alliance.
Why PayPal? -- PayPal offers online security that other payment services cannot match. None of your credit card information is seen or stored with the Association.
Do I need a PayPal account? – No. After you select the amount and click on "Pay Now" you are transferred to PayPal.com. There you have the option to logon to your current PayPal account or pay without a PayPal account.
Why do I need to enter "Street Address to Apply Dues"? -- We need ensure the payment is applied to the correct street address. Some users may be using accounts setup with businesses that may have a different billing/shipping address.
Will I get email verification? – Yes, PayPal sends you an email verifying your payment. You also receive an email from the Association verifying your donation.
Is the Association verified by PayPal? -- Yes. To become Verified, the Association provided PayPal with proof that we have an existing account at a bank or other financial institution. Because these institutions are required by law to screen account holders, the PayPal verification process increases security when you donate to the Association.
How is my donation used? -- Monies collected from donations are added to the general fund. This fund is used for production of the Regimental Newsletter The Dragon, postage, to purchase plaques for each battalion soldier of the year, memorial plaques, and other miscellaneous expenses. Donations submitted for a specific purpose are welcome, also.
Who do I contact with specific donation questions? -- You can contact the Association leadership at the following email address -- donation@15thInfantry.org