Donations to the KDE e.V.

Support KDE e.V.

The KDE e.V. is a registered non-profit organization and accepted as tax-exempt. Its articles of association oblige to spend all donations it gets to support the KDE project. You can help the KDE project by donating to the KDE e.V. or by becoming a Supporting Member.

One-time donations

Go to donations page.

Individual Supporting Membership

You can become an individual Supporting Member of KDE e.V. through the Join the Game support program. Click on the image below to learn more about it!

Join the Game and support KDE

Corporate Supporting Membership

Please see our Supporting Membership information page for more information.


If you have any questions or are looking for more specific ways to support KDE please contact the board of the KDE e.V.

Donations and taxes

As the KDE e.V. is a not-for-profit organisation (“Gemeinnütziger Verein”), donations can in Germany be deducted from your tax. Please refer to this page for more detailed information. (Page is in German.)

Receipts (Spendenquittungen)

If you need a receipt (“Spendenquittung”) for your donation, please contact the KDE e.V. treasurer.