Thank you for making a donation to Vikramasila Foundation!

100% of the money you donated will go directly to supporting the activities, projects and services of Vikramasila Foundation.  We are able to continue our work thanks to the generous donations of people like you.


Supporting future generations of Tibetan teachers and leaders in the East and the West


Supporting the education, upbringing and health of young tibetan monks


Supporting the preservation and accessibility of the Buddha's teachings in the West



Can I claim a tax deduction for donations I make to Vikramasila Foundation?

Yes.  Vikramasila is recognized as tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. 100 percent of your donation is tax-deductible. Our Federal Tax ID number or Employer Identification Number (EIN) is 22-2998005. If you have further questions we suggest you contact your tax adviser or accountant or visit the IRS website for more information.

How will I receive a receipt for my donation?

You’ll receive an email confirmation acknowledgement/tax receipt st the time of your donation.  You can use this as a record to claim a tax deduction for the calendar year you made the donation. To request a receipt, please email

What percentage of my donation goes to program activities?

If you made a donation to a specific project, 100% of your donation will go to the activity you indicated.  If you made a general donation to Vikramasila, 100% of your donation will goes to our general activities, including basic overhead costs, which are very minimal.

Can I give a donation in honor or memory of someone or as a gift?

Yes. You can give a donation in memory of someone and we will keep their name in the record.  You can also make a donation as a gift to commemorate a holiday, birthday, wedding, graduation or other special occasion. 

Simply indicate in the message of your donation who the gift is in honor of.  To notify the individual of the gift you made on their behalf, we recommend sending them an ecard


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