Ways to Give | Kent State University
Office of Institutional Advancement staff members will gladly help you determine the best method for you to make a gift that transforms our educational institution.
Click any of the links below to learn more about the most common options for giving to Kent State University:
Cash. The easiest way to donate; contributions can be sent via check to the Kent State Foundation office, or you can make a credit card donation online.
Securities. The Kent State Foundation accepts appreciated securities, which may offer a larger tax benefit than a cash gift.
Real Estate. Gifts of long-term, appreciated real estate usually offer an immediate tax benefit.
Gift Planning. Bequests present a way to leave a legacy after your lifetime. You may also establish a trust or annuity that can provide income to your or a loved one while benefiting the university. Our advisers can help you determine the best options.
Payroll Deduction. Employees of Kent State can make their contributions through automatic deductions from their paychecks.
Employer Matching Program. Many companies match their employees' charitable donations. Learn how you could double or even triple your endowment.