FAQ

FAQ Question: Can I buy tickets for the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show?

FAQ Answer is:

Victoria’s Secret does not sell tickets to our annual, invitation-only Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show and does not authorize any third-party agent to sell tickets on our behalf.  The only way to obtain tickets is by special invitation or through charitable contributions to pre-approved non-profit organizations.

Counterfeit tickets will not be honored at the event.  If you are buying Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show tickets from a non-profit organization and want to verify the authenticity of the tickets, please email our community relations team at MakeADifference@lb.com.

 

FAQ Question: Do you sponsor individuals or athletic teams?

FAQ Answer is:

Unfortunately we are not able to sponsor individuals or athletic teams for any purpose. Please reference our established guidelines to determine if your specific request falls within this area.

FAQ Question: How do I request a cash contribution?

FAQ Answer is:

Before submitting a request for support, we encourage you to read through our Grant Criteria to ensure that your request aligns with our philanthropic focus and guidelines and does not fall under one of the listed categories that we do not fund. After reviewing our grants process, have your charitable tax ID/EIN number ready and submit an application requesting support.

FAQ Question: How long does the review process take?

FAQ Answer is:

 Please review the Grants Process section to find the review cycles.

FAQ Question: There are several L Brands businesses in my local area. Can I request a donation through the stores? I would like a gift card or gift basket for use as an auction item for a fundraising event.

FAQ Answer is:

Because demand for our products throughout the world outweighs our resources, we only donate auction or raffle items like gift cards and gift baskets to 501(c)(3) organizations in our home office communities (Columbus and Kettering, Ohio, and New York City). In order for us to manage the charitable giving process, all donation requests must be made through our product donation application process. 

FAQ Question: What does it mean to be a registered, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization?

FAQ Answer is:

 A tax-exempt charitable organization as designated by the Internal Revenue Service.

FAQ Question: What is the geographic focus of the L Brands Foundation giving?

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We focus our Foundation giving to our home office communities of Columbus, Ohio, Kettering, Ohio, and New York City. While we do not provide funding to communities outside of our home office cities, our stores and associates do touch their own communities through our Giving Tree program.

FAQ Question: What is the philanthropic focus of the L Brands Foundation?

FAQ Answer is:

L Brands believes that giving back to our communities is an extremely important value of the company, and we are pleased that our many associates have a long history of sharing that value. Through L Brands Foundation, we support registered, non-profit 501(c)(3) organizations that fit within our philanthropic focus and meet our guidelines. The Foundation's primary areas of focus include supporting organizations whose major purpose is empowering women, mentoring and nurturing children and improving education. (A non-profit 501(c)(3) organization is a tax-exempt charitable organization as designated by the Internal Revenue Service.)

FAQ Question: Who do you support?

FAQ Answer is:

L Brands supports 501(c)(3) organizations in our home office communities that focus on empowering women, mentoring and nurturing children and improving education.