Ways to Give
Enclose a check payable to: "President and Fellows of Harvard College." In the check's memo section, please designate the allocation of the gift. Examples include:
- Harvard College Fund
- Divinity School Annual Fund
- Business School John A. Smith Scholarship Fund
Checks should be mailed to:
Office of the Recording Secretary
124 Mount Auburn Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Call 617-495-1750 to charge by phone.
Find out if your employer will match your gift using our Matching Gift Program Search.
By making a planned gift, you can make a significant gift to Harvard to address some of the world’s most pressing issues through cutting-edge research and the education of tomorrow’s leaders--and gain financial and tax benefits for you and your family.
Gifts That Pay you Income
Life income plans enable you to make a meaningful gift to Harvard while receiving significant income and tax benefits. There are several different types of life income gift arrangements available. These include charitable remainder trusts, gift annuities, and pooled income funds.
With a charitable lead trust, you can make annual gifts to support an area of interest to you at Harvard for a term of years, typically between 10 and 20.
Other Assets You Can Give
There are many assets that may be used to fund a significant gift to Harvard, including appreciated securities, real estate, personal property, business interests, retirement plans, life insurance, and many others.