Tax deductible donations

If you live in the United States of America

Donations can be made via the collective's fiscal host named "Open Collective". It's a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Your contribution will be tax-deductible in the US, to the extent allowed by the law.
Donations can be made two different ways: by wire transfer or by check.

  • Click here to pay by card, PayPal or bank transfer
  • By check, you can make your check to: Open Collective Foundation
    Address: Open Collective Foundation 501(c)(3)
    340 S. Lemon Avenue #3717
    Walnut, CA 91789
    Memo (Important!): The Week

Please note that checks may take a few weeks to be processed. Please opt for bank transfer where possible - it will be a much quicker turnaround.


If you live in the United Kingdom

Donors living in the UK and wanting to benefit from Gift Aid should first contact the Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) before making their donations.

After a short KYC (Know Your Customer) procedure, CAF will provide the donor with all the instructions to make the donation.

Minimum amount for tax deductibility in the UK: £250

Contact: Andrew Fakley – tge@cafonline.org – +44 30 00 12 33 80

If you live in Germany

Donations can be made by wire transfer.

Account holder: Maecenata Stiftung
Bank: Bankhaus Löbbecke
Address: Bankhaus Löbbecke, Behrenstraße 36, 10 117 Berlin
Account number: 1061 0007 01
IBAN: DE89 1003 0500 1061 0007 01
BIC: LOEB DEBB XXX
Bank code / BLZ: 10030500
Communication : TGE – “The Week ASBL” – “Belgium”

IMPORTANT: please send a message with your name, address, and amount of donation to Marie Schwager - mcs@maecenata.eu  so that he can send you a receipt.


If you live in Switzerland

Donors living in Switzerland and wanting to make a donation of at least 500 CHF: please send an email to the Swiss Philanthropy Foundation at TGE@swissphilanthropy.ch, stating

  • Your name and residence in Switzerland
  • and the beneficiary organization: "The Week ASBL in Belgium".

You will then received the bank details to make your donations (you can make donations in CHF, EUR, GBP or USD). The Swiss Philanthropy Foundation will send you a donation certificate for your tax application in February of the year following your donation.

Contact: Aïssata Traoré – TGE@swissphilanthropy.ch – +41 22 732 55 54

If you live in Belgium

The King Baudouin Fondation support this project. Donations of 40 € or more to the Foundation benefit from a 45% reduction of the donated amount (art. 145/33 CIR).

Donations can be made by wire transfer:

Account holder: King Baudouin Foundation
Bank: Bpost bank
Address: Rue des colonies 56 (P28)- 1000 Brussels
Account number: 000-0000004-04
IBAN: BE10 0000 0000 0404
BIC: BPOTBEB1
Communication: 623/3654/50037

If you live in France

Donations are tax deductible thanks to the support of the Fondation de France

  • By check (chèque)
    You can write your check to (à l'ordre de) : “Fondation de France / 00459 / The Week ASBL”
    And send it to:
    Fondation de France
    For the attention of Mme Noura KIHEL
    40, Avenue Hoche
    F - 75008 Paris
  • By wire transfer (virement bancaire)
    Nom du compte : Fondation de France
    Banque : HSBC FRANCE PARIS CBC 502
    Adresse : 103 Avenue des Champs Elysées 75008 Paris
    Numéro de compte : 0502 000 3636
    IBAN : FR76 3005 6005 0205 0200 0363 678
    BIC : CCFRFRPP
    Code de la banque : 30056
    Code de la branche :  00502
    RIB : 78
    Communication : 00459/TGE – “The Week ASBL” – “Belgium”

IMPORTANT: please send a message with your name, address, and amount of donation to Noura Kihel at noura.Kihel@fdf.org so that she can send you a receipt.