Make Donations



Bank Transfers and Standing orders

Bank: Volksbank Mittlerer Schwarzwald eG – Triberg
Account: Light for Life e.V.
IBAN: DE27 6649 2700 0120 6447 00

Donate Online

You can also donate online via PayPal.

Note: If you choose to pay by Paypal, there is a transaction fee of 1, 9% + 0, 35 €.

For example: If you are from any EU country such as Spain and you donate 10€ via PayPal to our organisation, then we will receive at the end on our account the amount of 9, 46€.


Cash donations

Please contact us for cash donations.


Donation Receipt

To recieve a donation receipt:

  • Fill out the Donation Receipt Form, .
  • If making a Bank transaction, please mention you contact information (such as email address).

If you have any further queries, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Only for German Tax Payer
The tax office of Villingen-Schwenningen, Baden-Württemberg has recognized our status as a non-profit charitable organization. This means you can offset your donation against tax.

Light for Life e.V. is entitled to issue donation certificates for tax purposes. Donations for charitable purposes can be deducted up to 20% of your income from income tax.

Furthermore, please note that proof of payment (cash deposit receipt, debit confirmation or bank statement) is sufficient for donations up to a maximum of 200.00 euro. No proof of donation is mandatory for donations under 100.00 euro. For donations over 200 euro, in addition to your bank statement (or electronic payment slip of the bank) a donation receipt will be required for German tax purposes. Therefore, to request a donation receipt, please either fill in this form, or contact us.