Frequently Asked Questions

Is there a minimum donation required to use your credit card or PayPal account?

No minimum donation is required.  We accept any and all donations.

Can I use my debit card instead of a credit card?

Yes, both credit and debit cards are accepted.

Do I need a PayPal account to use my credit card?

No, a PayPal account is not required in order to use your credit or debit card.  We are using PayPal to process our credit card transactions.  

Is it required that I cover the fees with my donations?

No, this is totally up to you, however we would appreciate help with the fees.

Can I change the amount of the fees I wish to cover?

No, the fees are automatically calculated and cannot be changed, however you can adjust the amount of the donation.

How are the fees calculated?

PayPal charges a percentage of the amount donated plus a small fixed fee.  As Women of Fearrington is a 501c3 charitable organization, we have a special rate that is lower than the normal business rate.

What happens if I don’t cover the fees?

The fees are deducted from the donation.  The remainder of the donation goes to the Wonderful Options Fund.

I made a mistake when entering the information but I haven’t clicked Donate Now yet.  How can I correct it?

At the bottom of each screen is a link Cancel and return to Women of Fearrington Inc.  You can restart your donation entry.

What if I submitted my donation and I realize I made a mistake?

Contact Women of Fearrington at

How will I know my donation went through?

You will receive a confirmation email.

How can I make an employer matching gift contribution?

Companies provide options for matching gifts contributions in different ways.  Check with your employer/previous employer for details on the specific matching gifts process.  

If you still have a questions, contact Women of Fearrington at