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Importance of Support

 

There are many ways to help students at Saint Paul College.

Online & Credit Card Gifts
To pledge or make a gift using your credit card, please enter our secure site. Make an online donation now

Check or Money Order
Make checks payable to Friends of Saint Paul College, and mail your check or money order to:

Annual Fund
235 Marshall Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55102

Consider leaving a gift to Saint Paul College in your will or trust.
Many donors find that through bequests, they are able to make a significant philanthropic commitment more comfortably than doing so during life. As with other methods of making gifts, estate gifts can be unrestricted or designated to a specific program. Also, remember that 100 percent of charitable bequests qualify for an estate tax charitable deduction.

Sample Bequest Language

Unrestricted Gift (A gift that can be used where need is greatest): I give, devise, and bequeath to the Friends of Saint Paul College, Saint Paul, MN_______(Dollars) to be used for its general purposes.

Sample Bequest Language

Residuary Bequest: I give, devise, and bequeath to the Friends of Saint Paul College, Saint Paul, MN _____percent of the residue of my estate to be used for its general purposes.

Payroll Deduction

Saint Paul College employees can participate in the Annual Campaign through automatic payroll deduction. These post-tax deductions will be made each pay period for the number of months specified within a single fiscal year (July 1-June 30). By contributing $10 or more per month, a faculty or staff member's gift will quickly add up to bring significant benefits to the College.

Download a payroll deduction form

Gifts of Securities
Gifts of securities such as stocks, mutual fund shares, or other appreciated assets can be a great tax-efficient method for making a gift to the College. In most instances, you can take a tax deduction for the full market value of the gift and avoid any capital gains tax. Here is a quick guide to ensure the successful execution of your gift of unrestricted, publicly-traded securities.

Giving a Security

If you physically hold the shares: The stock certificate and a stock power must be sent to the Friends of Saint Paul College. Your stock power must include a guaranteed signature. For security reasons, this information should be sent in a separate envelope from the stock certificate. Both items should be sent to:

Friends of Saint Paul College
Annual Fund
235 Marshall Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55102

Donor Resources

Charitable Contributions: Substantiation and Disclosure Requirements

Download IRS Publication 1171