American Friends of LoveItaly is a publicly supported, tax-exempt organization, organized under section 501 (c) (3) of the United States Internal Revenue Code, and eligible to receive tax deductible charitable contributions within the limits prescribed by law.

You may specify how you want your donation used: to support named projects on the website or as a contribution towards the work of the LoveItaly nonprofit organization.  Please see below for more information.

You can make a contribution in these ways:

1. Make a donation online

You will be taken to PayPal directly where you can complete the transaction.

2. Send a Check

Make the check payable to:

American Friends of LoveItaly
c/o Hogan Lovells US LLP
Columbia Square
555 Thirteenth Street, NW
Washington, DC 20004

3. Make a bank wire transfer.

Please send us an email at and we will be pleased to provide you with the information for a bank transfer to our American account.

Thank you for your support.

Please note that, in conformance with IRS guidelines, Board of Directors of American Friends LoveItaly 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 LoveItaly. This ensures that gifts made to American Friends of LoveItaly are tax deductible and that American Friends of LoveItaly 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 LoveItaly, and in these cases, the Directors will determine the manner in which contributed funds will be used.