Birmingham Shambhala Meditation Center offers the ability to give regularly through Automatic Withdrawal. This electronic giving is a direct debit program whereby your contribution is debited automatically from your checking or savings account.
Go to printable Automatic Withdrawal form.
Special gifts or single donations may be made through PayPal, credit card or check.
If you don’t have a PayPal account, they offer the option of using your credit card or e-check:
To pay by regular check, please make it out to BSMC and mail to:
1635 Cresthill Road.
Birmingham, AL 35213
Questions? Contact Mary by email or phone: 595-8568.
To Use PayPal or Major Credit card
Please complete the form below:
Making a Bequest
How to Name the Birmingham Shambhala Center in Your Will
The Birmingham Shambhala Center is a corporate division within Shambhala International (Vajradhatu). If you wish to make a gift to the Birmingham Shambhala Center, you may do so as follows:
“I give _____ dollars to the Birmingham Shambhala Center, a division of Shambhala International (Vajradhatu), a Colorado nonprofit corporation and a church of the Buddhist religion.”
General gifts may be made in a similar manner as described above.
You may wish to designate a more specific use for your bequest, such as “for the Capital Building Fund” or “to provide scholarship funds for students attending advanced programs.”
There are many possible variations on this theme, and this document just tries to illustrate the most common. In every case, you should consult with your own counsel and/or tax advisor for advice related to your specific circumstances.