Bank Withdrawal (ACH)

If you are based in the U.S., ACH is our preferred method of accepting donations over $50 – both monthly and one-time gifts. With ACH, we lose none of your donation to transaction fees.

PayPal or Credit Card

With Paypal, you can donate using your credit card — no Paypal account is required.


Digital Currency

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Make checks payable to:

Machine Intelligence Research Institute
2030 Addison St Fl 7
Berkeley CA 94704

Please include a note with an email address or mailing address so we can provide a tax receipt.

Employer Matching

Many companies will match their employees’ donations to MIRI — check below to see if yours does. If your donation will be matched, please send an email to Colm ( so we know to expect your employer’s contribution.

Give With Confidence

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MIRI is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit committed to transparency.

Our tax ID # is 58-2565917.

Contact us for more information.

Tax-Advantaged Donations

Donations to MIRI are tax-deductible in the USA as a result of our IRS-recognized 501(c)(3) status but tax residents of a number of other countries can also claim tax benefits when supporting us.

Read our page on Tax-Advantaged Donations