If I give now, will my gift count toward Day of Giving totals?
Absolutely! We will make sure that all gifts made through this site beginning now all the way through 3:47 PM on April 14 are counted toward the final donor total.
Is it safe to make my gift online?
After selecting "Make My Gift", you will be redirected to a secure giving form hosted by PayPal (no fees will be passed on the donor). Our giving platform uses HTTPS communications protocol to securely encrypt data and keep personal information as secure as possible.
Is there a minimum gift amount?
While there is no minimum gift, we suggest a minimum donation of $5.
Is my donation tax deductible?
Franklin & Marshall College is a registered 501(c)(3). Since no goods or services will be provided as part of Day of Giving, your gift will be tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law. You will be emailed a receipt for your tax records immediately upon making your gift. If you require a print copy mailed to you, you may request one by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Can I make my gift by phone?
Yes! If you would prefer to make your gift by phone, you may do so by calling 800.955.6654. Gifts made by phone by 3:47 PM eastern daylight time on April 14 that reference Day of Giving will be counted in Day of Giving totals.
Can I make my gift by mail?
Yes! Checks by mail may be sent to:
Franklin & Marshall College
Office of Annual Giving
P.O. Box 3003
Lancaster, PA 17604-3003
Checks should be made out to Franklin & Marshall College with any special designation written in the memo line or on a note included with your check.
While we are grateful for all gifts made supporting the College, due to the short timeframe of F&M's Day of Giving, we can only assure that gifts made by phone or online will be counted toward Day of Giving totals or challenge goals.
Can I make participate by making a gift of stock?
Yes! Use our online tool to walk you through the process of making a gift of stock in under five minutes. Or, click here to access our transfer information and work directly with your broker to transfer your stocks.
Who can I speak to if I have questions about my gift?
For questions about your gift, please contact Teresa Baker in Annual Giving at email@example.com.
Can I make a gift from my IRA?
Yes! If you are 70.5 years or older, click here to make a tax-free gift from your IRA and contribute to a historic Day of Giving.
See our full FAQ for more answers.
You can also contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org