Ways to Make a Gift

You can help support the mission of the Garrett College Foundation by volunteering your time and talents. You may also make a charitable gift to one of the many great programs and educational opportunities found at Garrett College.

Cash gifts:

Give online via Paypal. Click on the Make A Gift link on our website.

Make a pledge/gift by phone. Call 301-387-3131 to pledge or contribute using your credit card.

Mail your gift.  Make checks or money orders payable to the Garrett College Foundation, 687 Mosser Road, McHenry, MD 21541.

Make a donor-advised gift through your family or community foundation, which will send a check to the Foundation on your behalf.

Give through payroll deduction (GC employees).  Forms are available in the Human Resources office.


Non-cash gifts:

Arrange a transfer of appreciated securities by contacting your investment manager.  Call 301-387-3100 to obtain the necessary transfer information.

Give an asset you no longer need, such as real estate or other personal property. (Must first be approved by the Foundation’s Gift Acceptance Committee.


Deferred gifts:

Consult with your accountant, lawyer, or other financial advisor about the advantages of making gifts through your will, life insurance or retirement plan.  Learn about the benefits of creating charitable trusts or annuities or a retained life estate.  Your legacy can mean a bright future for others.

Note: Unless otherwise specified, your gift will go to the College’s general educational fund.  All gifts made through the Foundation are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law.