#SU2CStreamTeam FAQs - Stand Up To Cancer

#SU2CStreamTeam FAQs

Thank you for joining the #SU2CStreamTeam in raising awareness and funds for cancer research. Below is a FAQ for commonly asked questions for you to use for your audience, in chat, etc.

About / Getting Started

What is #SU2CStreamTeam?

Stand Up To Cancer’s Stream Team (#SU2CStreamTeam) is a way to raise money in support of Stand Up To Cancer’s collaborative cancer research by hosting a fundraising stream on one of your favorite platforms (e.g. Twitch, Mixer, YouTube, Facebook Live) through Tiltify, which provides fundraising and donation tools. You can also choose to use the built-in fundraising tools provided directly by the platform (e.g. YouTube Super Chat, Facebook donate button).

How do I get started?

To get started on Tiltify, visit Tiltify SU2C and click the “Start Fundraising” button. Tiltify can connect with your Twitch, YouTube, Facebook Live or Mixer account. If you haven’t previously registered with Tiltify, please follow the prompts to get signed up and begin fundraising. You can choose to start your own event or join a current fundraising event.

What is Tiltify?

Tiltify is a livestream fundraising platform that provides tools for streamers to easily raise money for a charity. Once registered on the platform, you can begin raising money to support Stand Up To Cancer through your Twitch, YouTube, Facebook Live or Mixer! To get started please visit Tiltify SU2C.

Do I have to register with Tiltify in order to host a stream to benefit Stand Up To Cancer?

We encourage our supporters to fundraise through Tiltify. They provide easy to use tools and SU2C is set up to directly receive funds raised by your stream on any of your preferred platforms that connect to Tiltify (e.g., Twitch, Mixer, YouTube, or Facebook Live). You may also use the built-in fundraising tools provided on YouTube and/or Facebook (i.e. Youtube Superchat, Facebook donation button, Facebook fundraiser).

How does my stream benefit Stand Up To Cancer?

Funds raised through your stream support Stand Up To Cancer’s groundbreaking cancer research programs that helps save lives now. Our unique research models are expertly designed to initiate collaboration, accelerate the pace of cancer research, and clear the way for high-impact breakthroughs. Learn more at StandUpToCancer.org/WhereTheMoneyGoes.

Are there any restrictions to the activities permitted during a stream to benefit Stand Up To Cancer?

We hope that you will be as creative as possible in helping us raise awareness and funds to support Stand Up To Cancer’s collaborative cancer research programs. However, we do not permit streams benefitting SU2C to include lotteries, gambling, raffles or drawings as part of their fundraising activities. Additionally, we do not allow for SU2C merchandise to be resold for fundraising purposes. Streamers are also not permitted to smoke cigarettes and/or vape and we strongly discourage the use of alcohol.

What information about me does Tiltify share with Stand Up To Cancer?

When you choose to donate through Tiltify, your screen name, email address, donation amount, fundraiser name, and team information will be shared with Stand Up To Cancer.

I am registered with Tiltify and have a question about the platform, who do I contact?

For questions about the Tiltify platform, please visit the Tiltify Support Page for assistance.

Donations

How much of the money raised through my stream connected to Tiltify goes towards Stand Up To Cancer’s collaborative cancer research programs?

100% of the donations Stand Up To Cancer receives from Tiltify fundraisers supports its collaborative cancer research programs. When a donation is made, a minimal transaction fee may be taken by the donation processer (e.g. Stripe, Amazon Pay and/or Paypal); additionally, a platform fee will be taken out up to 5% per transaction by Tiltify.

Can checks be applied to my Tiltify fundraiser total?

Yes! Make checks payable to Stand Up To Cancer and send to the following address along with a note stating the name of your livestream fundraiser on Tiltify. Once your check is received, please allow up to 15 business days for the donation to be added to your fundraising total.

Stand Up To Cancer
P.O. Box 843721
Los Angeles, CA 90084-3721

If a business donates goods or services to my stream, will they receive a tax receipt from Stand Up To Cancer?

Unfortunately, we cannot generate a tax receipt for a business that donates goods or services to your stream since the donation does not go directly to Stand Up To Cancer.

What is the Stand Up To Cancer Federal Tax ID number?

Stand Up To Cancer is a division of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. The EIF Federal Tax ID number is 95-1644609.

Are donations made on Tiltify tax deductible?

Yes, your donation is tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law, and you will be emailed a receipt for U.S. tax purposes by Stand Up To Cancer within 4-6 weeks of your initial donation.

What will appear on my credit card statement?

Donations made through Paypal will appear as STANDUPCANC on your credit card statement; donations made through Stripe will appear as STANDUPTOCANC or STAND UP TO CANCER on your credit card statement; and donations made through Amazon Pay will appear as AMZ*SU2C on your credit card statement.

Can I get a refund for my donation made on Tiltify?

Donations made through Tiltify are unfortunately not refundable.

I have a question about my donation, who do I contact?

For donation related questions, please contact donorsupport@su2c.org.

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