Ways to Give

Thousands of alumni, parents and friends support Binghamton University each year. These gifts, of all sizes, provide the funding necessary to keep Binghamton at the forefront of educational excellence.
Credit Cards
Cash/Checks
Stocks and Securities
Electronic Fund Transfers (EFTs)
Matching Gifts
Real Estate and Personal Property

Credit Cards

Give online now using your credit card. It's fast, easy and secure. You can direct your gift to the school, unit or program of your choice. Gifts to the Binghamton Fund will go directly to the areas of greatest need, such as merit scholarships, academic and student research awards or graduate fellowships.

To make a credit card gift by phone, please call 607-777-4356, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (eastern time), Monday through Friday.

Cash/Checks

We don't recommend sending cash through the mail. Please make your check payable to Binghamton University Foundation and mail to:

Binghamton University Foundation
PO Box 6005
Binghamton, NY 13902-6005

Stocks and Securities

These gifts can be donated via
registered mail
electronic transfer
in person at the Binghamton University Foundation

A letter of intent (.pdf, 32kb) stating the purpose of your gift, the number of shares and the name of the stock is required.

Registered Mail

To give by registered mail, send a copy of your unendorsed stock certificates and a letter of intent. Under separate cover, send a signed stock power with bank medallion guarantee seal. Send both of these items to Kyra Schnauber, director, Gift and Donor Records, Binghamton University Foundation, PO Box 6005, Binghamton, NY, 13902-6005.

Electronic Transfer

To donate by electronic transfer, contact Kyra Schnauber, director, Gift and Donor Records, at 607-777-6516. The Foundation's broker is Andy O'Connor, O'Connor Investments, 22C Riverside Drive, Binghamton, NY, 13905. Phone 607-770-3800. DTC # 0443 A/C# JKG-987825. Account name: THE FNDTN OF THE SUNY AT BINGHAMTON.

Write a letter of intent and send a copy to the Binghamton University Foundation. Notify your broker that you want to transfer stock to the Binghamton University Foundation account. Include the above account information and note any restrictions on the gift. The Foundation will provide a receipt for your tax records.

In Person

To give in person, bring the certificates, signed with a bank medallion guarantee seal, and a letter of intent to the Binghamton University Foundation's Gift and Donor Records office in Couper Administration Building, Room 208, Binghamton University.

Electronic Fund Transfers (EFTs)

EFTs offer a fast, convenient way to contribute to Binghamton University on an ongoing basis. With your permission, the Binghamton University Foundation will automatically withdraw an amount you specify from your checking account around the 10th of each month. Your monthly bank statement will provide you with a record of each transaction and, for tax purposes, you'll also receive a receipt from the Binghamton University Foundation each January showing your entire year's contribution. You may cancel or change your EFT authorization at any time simply by completing this form (.pdf, 1.86 mb) or contacting Sandra Griffiths, assistant director of the Binghamton Fund, at 607-777-6215.

Matching Gifts

If you or your spouse work for a company with a matching gift program, your gift to the Binghamton University Foundation could be doubled or even tripled. Matching gifts are a corporation's way of multiplying the benefits of their employees' charitable gifts. To find your company and review its specific matching gift policies and contact information, visit HEP matching gifts database.

For specific inquiries regarding a matching gift to Binghamton University Foundation, please contact Calley Rebello, coordinator, Gift and Donor Records, at 607-777-4356.

Completed matching gift forms should be mailed to:

Binghamton University Foundation
PO Box 6005
Binghamton, NY 13902-6005

Gifts of real estate and personal property

Gifts of real property, personal property, in-kind gifts and more can offer significant benefits to both Binghamton University and the donor. Please contact Sally Fults, senior director, Foundation Administration, at 607-777-4910 to discuss what interests you.

Last Updated: 1/8/14