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Frequently asked questions

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Fundraising

  • Does Wesley Mission retain my credit card details?

    In line with our Payment Card Industry (PCI) compliance approach, Wesley Mission does not retain any of your financial details in our systems. PCI compliance refers to a set of requirements administered by the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council, an independent body, designed to ensure that all organisations that process, store or transmit credit card information maintain a secure environment.  Contact us at privacyofficer@wesleymission.org.au for more information

  • How can I remove my details from Wesley Mission’s mailing list?

    If you no longer wish to receive Wesley Mission communications or would like to reduce the amount you currently receive, email fundraising@wesleymission.org.au or call 1800 021 821. When contacting us, please supply your name, address and Supporter ID. If you would prefer to receive email communications than posted communications please provide a current email address. 

    If you are receiving unwanted communications from other organisations, we suggest registering your details with the Australian Direct Marketing Association’s (ADMA) Do not mail service.

  • How did Wesley Mission obtain my address?

    If you have received Wesley Mission communications you have either supported us in the past or we have acquired your contact details from an external list provider. If you no longer wish to receive Wesley Mission communications email your name and address to fundraising@wesleymission.org.au or call 1800 021 821

Workplace giving

  • How can I start donating through workplace giving?

    If your employer has a workplace giving program, contact your workplace representative to find out if Wesley Mission is registered as a beneficiary. If we are registered, set up your personal workplace giving account with your employer and simply nominate Wesley Mission as your charity of choice. If your employer doesn’t have a workplace giving program, complete our workplace giving form or email your enquiry to fundraising@wesleymission.org.au and we will encourage your employer to start a workplace giving program. Once this has been set up, you can start donating to Wesley Mission via your pre-tax pay.

  • What’s the difference between workplace and regular donations?

    Workplace giving is deducted from your salary before tax through your employer on a regular basis. Regular giving is an automatic regular deduction which you arrange directly with Wesley Mission, and the deduction is made after tax. For advice on tax rates, visit the Australian Taxation Office.

    Australian Tax Office 

  • What happens if I change jobs?

    If you change employer you may contact your new employer’s payroll representative and tell them that you would like to donate to Wesley Mission via workplace giving.

  • Can I reduce, increase or stop my workplace giving at any time?

    Yes, to make changes regarding your workplace giving you will need to contact your employer’s payroll representative.

  • Does Wesley Mission send receipts for workplace giving donations?

    No, you won’t receive receipts from us but, at the end of the financial year, your PAYG summary should contain the necessary donation information to be used for your tax return. 

Fundraise for Wesley Mission

  • Can I personally fundraise for Wesley Mission?

    Yes. Fundraising for Wesley Mission can be a fun and rewarding activity. If you have any questions, email fundraising@wesleymission.org.au

  • How do I fundraise for Wesley Mission?

    Wesley Mission’s Everyday Hero or GrassRoots personal fundraising pages allow you to fundraise in whatever way you want to, whenever you want to. You challenge can be personally tailored around the time, energy and creativity that best suits you. Find something you’ve always wanted to do but haven’t dared or tried, and challenge yourself with your personal fundraising goals. Tell your friends and family about your mission and start fundraising.

  • Why fundraise for Wesley Mission?

    Wesley Mission’s Everyday Hero or GrassRoots pages provide a unique opportunity to fundraise for vulnerable people in our community while also helping you to fulfil a personal dream or challenge.

  • Are donations tax deductible?

    Yes, all donations of $2 or more are tax deductible for Australian taxpayers.

  • Will receipts be issued?

    When your friends and family sponsor your mission via your online fundraising page, an e-receipt is issued immediately after their payment.

  • What if I make a mistake when donating online?

    If you make an error when entering the details of your donation, you have 30 days in which to notify Wesley Mission. All requests for refunds must be made in writing using one of these methods:

    Email fundraising@wesleymission.org.au

    Fax (02) 9267 1022

    Mail: Wesley Mission Fundraising PO BOX A270 Sydney South NSW 1235.

    Please include the transaction date, donation amount, your name, the tax invoice number and, if you are an existing supporter of Wesley Mission, your Supporter ID.

  • What if I have a change of heart?

    Wesley Mission will not automatically refund donations if you have changed your mind. For this reason, we ask that you make your choice to donate carefully. If you have had a change of heart regarding your support, please contact us as soon as possible.

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