FAQ

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We appreciate your curiosity about this wonderful cause. Here are some of our most asked questions. We’d love to hear from you with any further questions.

Why donate tickets to Seats of Dreams?

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Your donation benefits children who are disadvantaged, have disabilities or who are sick. These children get to use the donated tickets to attend games and entertainment events. In some instances, tickets may be sold, with proceeds used to support approved children’s charities.

How do I donate tickets?

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It’s easy. As long as you have an electronic ticket you can donate your ticket through the Seats of Dreams website by clicking the above DONATE button, or by sending them to tickets@seatsofdreams.org.

Does my donation qualify as a tax deduction?

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Definitely! Donated tickets are tax deductible. Seats of Dreams will email you a tax receipt thank you after the event date as well as a year-end summary of your donations. You should consult your tax advisor about the proper tax treatment of your donation.

Does Seats of Dreams charge any fees to ticket donors or recipients?

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Seats of Dreams does not charge for donated tickets. However, while almost every Major League Baseball team website allows season ticket holders to forward tickets, some MLB teams charge to transfer tickets. The fee is usually less than the fee to sell tickets online.

What kind of tickets does Seats of Dreams accept?

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We happily accept any tickets that are child appropriate, transferable, at least a day in advance and a minimum of two tickets.

How is it decided which charities get the tickets that are donated to Seats of Dreams?

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Charities that serve children will be able to sign up to become members of the Seats of Dreams (non-profit) Network. Children who are associated with these charities will be able to enjoy the tickets.

What do ticket donors get for donating their tickets?

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In addition to their tax deductible donation, they will enjoy the satisfaction of knowing that they directly helped children realize their dreams through an honest charity.

Can recipients re-sell the tickets that they receive?

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No. If it is discovered that tickets given to children have been resold, these children will not be eligible to receive future tickets and the Non-profit they are associated with may lose their network status.

Will Seats of Dreams accept cash donations?

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Yes please! To make a cash donation, follow the simple directions on the DONATE page.

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