Give to IFTF

Thank you for your interest in donating to the Interactive Fiction Technology Foundation! Your contribution will aid our mission to support and preserve the technologies and services that make modern interactive fiction possible. For a full list of our current and planned programs, please visit our programs and activities page.

Why do people give to IFTF? Read some of our donor stories.

Credit Card

We gratefully accept direct donations of any size through PayPal, which accepts most major credit cards. You can choose to make a one-time gift, or a donation that automatically repeats every month.

Show your IFTF pride! A monthly donation of $5 USD or more grants you a place of honor on our supporters list. Include a note on PayPal's donation form on how you'd like to credited, or if you'd prefer to remain anonymous.


You can mail a check drawn on a U.S. bank to:

Interactive Fiction Technology Foundation

PO Box 400102
Cambridge, MA 02140
United States

Please make the check payable to Interactive Fiction Technology Foundation.

Corporate Matching

Employee matching gift programs, in which your company matches donations made by employees to eligible nonprofit organizations, are an easy way to double your contribution to us!

Request a matching gift through your employer, usually by filling out a simple form. Most programs match donations at least 1:1.

Shopping Online

Certain online shopping sites allow you to donate a percentage of your payments to the charity of your choice. Select IFTF as yours! Search for “interactive fiction” in the site's charity list, or use one of the links below.

Humble Bundle is a regular pay-what-you-want bundle sale of videogames, music, books, comics, and other digital goods. A percentage of the purchase price goes to a charity of your choice.

Tax Information

IFTF is registered in the United States as a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. Our Tax Identification Number is 81-1920375. Gifts from U.S. citizens are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.