All donations to American Friends of TIFF are 100% tax deductible and no goods or services are provided for donations unless otherwise stated.

TIFF offers the option to credit your donation to American Friends of TIFF towards the charitable portion of TIFF Patrons Circle and Contributor Circle Memberships. For convenience, corresponding donation options are offered below. For more information and to request credit, please contact the TIFF Patron Circle Office at 1.888.599.8433x3238.

Credit Card:

Donations via credit card can be made online above. 100% of your credit card donation is tax deductible within the limits prescribed by law, but please note that a 3% service fee will be deducted from all contributions made via credit card.


Please make checks payable to "American Friends of TIFF" and send to:

American Friends of TIFF
The Bow Tie Building, 4th floor
1530 Broadway
New York, NY 10036

100% of your donation will be used to support the charitable grant making activities of American Friends of TIFF.

Film Collections:

If you wish to donate collections of film materials please contact us at to discuss how a donation can be made.

Please note that, in strict conformance with IRS guidelines, American Friends of TIFF does not accept contributions that are earmarked or required to be distributed to TIFF or any other organization. The Directors of American Friends of TIFF have complete discretion and control over the ultimate disposition of any contributions received by the organization. While donors may suggest that their gifts be used for a specific purpose, these requests are non-binding on American Friends of TIFF. This ensures that gifts made to American Friends of TIFF are tax-deductible and that American Friends of TIFF fulfills its duties and obligations as a U.S. tax-exempt organization under section 501(c)(3) of the Code. Donors may make unrestricted contributions to American Friends of TIFF and in these cases, the Directors will determine the manner in which contributed funds will be used.