Sample Letter Acknowledging a Donation of Property to a Local Body

Note that the letter should describe the items donated but should not provide values for them.

October 23, 2005

Joe Minerval
1234 Main St.
Anytown, CA 90000

Dear Joe,

Do what thou wilt shall be the whole of the Law.

This letter is to acknowledge receipt of your donation of seven 24K gold candlesticks made to XXX Oasis on October 23, 2005.

XXX Oasis is a non-profit religious organization, exempt from federal taxes according to IRS Code 501(c)(3) under the group exemption of Ordo Templi Orientis USA.

No goods or services were provided to you in exchange for this contribution.

Thank you for your generous contribution.

Love is the law, love under will.

(Signed by Local Body Master or Treasurer)

We also provide a sample letter for acknowledging donations of money.