Donating to TUG activities

Thank you very much for considering making a donation! On the form below, you can make a general donation to TUG, or earmark your contribution for a specific TUG activity (or both :). If you have any questions or suggestions about donating to TUG, or would like to make an in-kind donation, please contact the TUG office. Thanks to all our past donors.

Donations generally qualify for the income tax charitable deduction in the United States, and perhaps in other countries. TUG's tax ID number is 22-2868942. More details on TUG's tax-exempt charitable status.

You can donate via the form below or via our development-specific donation page, which allows for donations to certain projects via European bank transfer. (Thanks to the Dutch TeX user group (NTG) for providing this alternative.)

“General TUG contributions” can be used for any purpose, at TUG's discretion. This includes but is not limited to the specific project donations; for example, they can also help toward our overhead. Use of general donations is ultimately approved by the TUG board as part of the budget. In contrast, donations to the specific projects are 100% dedicated to those projects and never used for any other purpose. TUG takes no portion of project donations for overhead costs.

Of course donations are very welcome, but if you like, you can join TUG instead of making a donation; there are some benefits.

Please enter amounts in US dollars (approximate currency conversions).

$   General TUG contribution
$   TUG Bursary Fund contribution (financial assistance for attending the annual meeting)
$   CTAN contribution
$   TeX Development Fund contribution (financial assistance for TeXnical projects)
$   EduTeX contribution
$   GUST e-foundry fonts contribution
$   LaTeX Project contribution
$   Libre Font Fund contribution
$   LuaTeX contribution
$   MacTeX contribution
$   PDF Accessibility contribution

If you're interested in a small gift as a thank you for your donation, please let us know in the comments field at the bottom of this form. (Any tax deduction must be reduced by the value of the gift. We'll let you know the exact value, but it will be less than $10 in any case.)

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  • If you choose to pay via PayPal, the results page will contain a button to make the payment. Our paypal address is
  • If you wish to pay by check or bank transfer, please print this page and mail or fax it to: TeX Users Group - Donations / PO Box 2311 / Portland, OR 97208-2311 / USA; fax: +1 206-203-3960.
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Please enter contact information so we can send you a receipt, or contact you in case of problems with the donation. If you want an email receipt, you must enter your email address (we won't use it for any other purpose).

We will gratefully acknowledge your contribution on the list of TUG donors by default (with your real name, no email). If you prefer anonymity, please tell us (in the comments field).

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