The Queens College Foundation is a registered 501(c)(3) charitable organization. All gifts to the Foundation are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law. You should consult with your tax attorney/advisor concerning the deductibility of your gift.
A little goes a long way at Queens College. When you make a gift to the College, you join thousands of alumni, parents, friends, students, faculty, and staff who support the Fund for Queens College each year. All of those gifts add up to make a big difference at your alma mater.
Yes. We encourage our alumni and friends to make contributions to the Fund for Queens College or our President's Discretionary Fund, which addresses the greatest needs at Queens College. However, you can designate your contribution to an academic department or division, the Queens College Library, our Colden Scholars Program, a student club, or any officially recognized area of the College. You can support what matters most to you while making a difference in the life of a student.
Yes, donors often choose to remain anonymous. Queens College always respects a donor's stated wish for privacy.
Alumni participation is important because:
Yes. Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match, double or triple charitable contributions by their employees. Employee spouses and retirees are often eligible as well. If your company matches, request the appropriate forms from the company's Department of Human Resources and mail it with your donations, or process the matching gift request online. Please use the Queens College Foundation Tax ID number 11-6080521.