Year-End Giving 2019

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Thank you for making a year-end gift to Berea College! Your gift provides hardworking students with an excellent education while offering tax benefits to you.

To be recorded as a 2019 gift for tax purposes:

  • Credit card gifts sent by mail to Berea College must be received by its Gift Processing department by Thursday, December 26, 2019. Online credit card gifts must be submitted no later than Sunday, December 29, 2019 to receive 2019 tax credit. Make a gift now.
  • Checks must be postmarked by the United States Postal Service by December 31, 2019.  To ensure they receive a postmark on or before December 31, 2019, take them to a USPS desk.
  • Stocks sent by DTC and Wire Transfers must be received in Berea College’s account by Tuesday, December 31, 2019.  Please work with your broker or financial advisor prior to the 31st, as gifts of stock and wire transfers may take several days before it is received in the College’s account.

The College will be closed from December 23–January 1. If you have questions during this time about year-end giving, please leave a message at 800-457-9846. A designated staff member will return your calls.

Legal Name: Berea College, Berea, Kentucky
Federal Employer Identification Number: 61-0444650
Berea College is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization under federal guidelines.

Make a Gift Online

Select this option to ensure your gift goes further for students who deserve it most!

Send a Gift by Mail

Send your check (payable to Berea College) to:

Berea College
CPO 2216
Berea, KY 40404


For DTC information or ACH/wire transfer information, please leave a message at 800-457-9846. We will return your call. You may also link to the appropriate PDF document below:

Wire Physical Delivery and DTC Instructions for Endowed Fund or Outright Gifts to Berea College

Wire and DTC Instructions for Charitable Gift Annuities with Berea College

Wire and DTC Instructions for Charitable Remainder Annuity Trusts or Unitrusts

All receipts and gift agreements received after December 22, 2019, will be mailed after January 3, 2020. Thank you for your patience and your generous support.

Best wishes for a joyful holiday season!

Contact Us

dorothy-morgan-100Dorothy Morgan ’81, Executive Director Advancement Services,
can help you make a gift.

Call her at 800-457-9846.