The simplest and fastest way to give to Guilford is to write a check or to use your credit or debit card to make a gift on Guilford's secure online giving site. Your gift is transferred immediately to Guilford athletics and is tax deductible. Or you may mail gifts to the Office of Advancement, 5800 West Friendly Ave., Greensboro, NC 27410. Cash gifts may also be made as a pledge to be paid over a specified period. For more information about making a pledge, please visit our Pledge Your Support Page.
Gifts of Securities, including stocks and bonds, to Guilford Athletics may be made with minimal out-of-pocket costs, and can be transferred directly to the College by sending it to DB Alex Brown, Winston-Salem, DTC#: 443 Pershing LLC, Acct#: 5YZ007149, telephone: 800.553.6015 and Contact: Christina Heighton. Or Tax ID number is 56-052-9982. Other innovative gift options include; real estate, tangible personal property, and life insurance.
If you, or your spouse, is employed by a matching gift company, your gift to Guilford may be doubled, or even tripled. Ask your employer if they are one of the many that matches employee donations to educational institutions. In order to have your gift matched by your employer, you must obtain a matching gift form from your company or human resources office. This applies to all gifts regardless of whether they are made online, by check, or over the phone.
A planned, or deferred, gift -such as a bequest made through your will or a gift of life insurance- enables you to make a larger gift to Guilford athletics than you may have thought possible, while providing financial security for you and your family. Our Guide to Planned Giving will help you explore the many excellent options available to create a planned giving strategy that meets your needs and goals. We'll also be happy to work with you and your legal or financial counsel to develop a plan that will benefit you and Guilford College.
Endowments are essential to developing and maintaining vitality and quality for Guilford Athletics. The gift of an endowment makes a lasting difference. For more information, contact Lindsay Smith, senior director of annual giving at 336.316.2261.
You may make a gift to Guilford in honor or in memory of an individual or to mark a special occasion or event. For more information, contact Lindsay Smith, senior director of annual giving at 336.316.2261.
Making a gift is one powerful way Guilford College faculty and staff can show their support of the campus community. As a faculty or staff member, you have the convenience of making a gift through monthly deductions from their paychecks. Additionally, they have the option to set a period of time for the contribution to be deducted, or set up ongoing deductions with the option to cancel the deductions at any time. To set up your payroll deduction online, visit our online pledge form. If you prefer to download the form, click here. Please send completed forms to Jewell Shipley in the Office of Advancement. One-time gifts can be made by using our secure online giving form.