Tabletop Gaymers Inc is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit public charity, incorporated in the State of Iowa. Donors can deduct contributions they make under the IRS Code Section 170. We rely heavily on monetary and in-kind donations for most of our operations. Donations are welcome from individuals, organizations, and corporations who are LGBTQ+ supportive.
Donations are used to purchase swag and promotional material, such as GAYMER and ALLY Badge Ribbons, which are given to participants at conventions and events free of charge; support programs like our new Gayme Night; pay honorariums for speakers, such as Queer as a 3-Sided Die; and other expenses such as office materials, mailers, postage, web hosting fees, software licensing, etc. Although we are considering offering a grant to individuals who volunteer their time, none of the funds are ever used to pay wages or compensation to any of the Board of Directors of Tabletop Gaymers Inc.
If you would like to donate, please consider becoming a Sustaining Donor or with a one-time donation through one of the following means.
PayPal Giving Fund offers certified nonprofits the ability to collect donations without any processing fees. Donations sent through this process will have the largest impact as 100% of the funds are received by the organization. For donors, they will automatically send you the necessary documentation to claim your donation as a tax-deduction. This is our preferred method of receiving donations (albeit the least exciting.)
GoFundMe is great for specific campaigns, such as our first campaign for GAYMER/ALLY Badge Ribbons. They provide great resources for campaign managers and are wildly popular. However, they charge a (7.9% + 0.30) fee, so if you’d like to give more, donate directly through the PayPal Giving Fund. Since the donations are processed through PayPal Giving Fund, you will also receive the same email documentation to claim your donation as a tax-deduction. Our current campaigns are:
Of course we’ll always take bank checks. It doesn’t even have to be filled out; it can be a surprise for both of us! Please make checks out to Tabletop Gaymers Inc and send it to our mailing address.
Tabletop Gaymers Inc
924 6TH STREET
AMES IA 50010-5976
Sell stuff on eBay on behalf of Tabletop Gaymers. You can choose to donate some or all of the proceeds from a listing. If you’d like to sell on our behalf on a regular basis, contact us and we can add you as a Direct Seller. Listings that entirely benefit the organization by direct sellers incur no processing fees.
AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support Tabletop Gaymers Inc every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion (0.5%) of the purchase price to Tabletop Gaymers Inc.
Note, you must check out using the interface at https://smile.amazon.com/. You can do your shopping on the “regular” site, but you must check out through AmazonSmile for us to receive the donation.
Do you enjoy video games as well as tabletop games? Then you can donate up to 10% of the cost of your games from Humble Bundle to Tabletop Gaymers! When you go to check out, just scroll to the bottom and select “Tabletop Gaymers” as your charity of choice! You can also follow this link to set Tabletop Gaymers as your default charity!