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Ways to Give

Giving to St. John’s College

Online Donations

The college accepts American Express, Visa, MasterCard or Discover on a secure site. You will receive an e-mail confirmation of your gift, followed by a printed acknowledgement by mail. You can also arrange for a multi-year pledge or a recurring gift. Make a gift online.

Gifts of Stock and Securities

Gifts of appreciated assets, rather than cash, can be made to St. John’s College and may provide special tax advantages to you, the donor. Giving appreciated stocks, bonds, or mutual funds can allow for the avoidance of capital gains taxes and, in most cases, a charitable deduction for the full fair market value of the donation. To learn more about these types of gifts, please contact Laurie Reinhardt at 443-482-6575 or, or Phelosha Collaros at 505-984-6109 or Learn more about giving gifts of stock and securities.

Matching Gifts

Your employer or your spouse’s employer may offer a program that matches charitable gifts. Matching gifts can double or even triple your gift to the St. John’s College. To initiate a matching gift, complete your and/or your spouse’s employer’s matching gift form and send it along with your donation.

To find out if your and/or your spouse’s employer has a matching gift program, contact your human resources department or the Annapolis Development and Alumni Relations Office at or 410-626-2507 or the Santa Fe Development and Alumni Relations Office at or 505-984-6184.

Planned Gifts

Many donors help to secure the future strength of St. John’s College by remembering St. John’s College in their estate plans. There are many easy giving options from which you can choose—strategies that can be beneficial to you, as well as to St. John’s. To learn more about these types of gifts please contact the Development and Alumni Relations Office or visit the Planned Giving page.

Foundation & Corporate Gifts

St. John’s College welcomes gifts from corporations and foundations. Such gifts have a direct and lasting impact on the college, our students, our faculty and our communities. If you are interested in learning about how you can contribute to the future of the college, or if you can be helpful in introducing decision-makers at national corporations and foundations to the college, please contact Susan Kaplan, manager of philanthropic and board relations, at 505-984-6106, or e-mail or Susan Borden, director of foundations and stewardship, at 410-626-2506, or e-mail

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Gifts by Mail or Telephone

It is easy to make a gift or arrange a pledge by calling the Development and Alumni Relations Office. Pledges often allow you to consider a gift of a larger size than a one-time gift, as pledges offer the flexibility to spread out the gift over a specified period of time. Pledges are not legally binding and can be set according to your desired payment plan.

U.S. Mail 

Send all gifts via U.S. Mail to the college at the following address:

St. John’s College
PO Box 75905
Baltimore, MD 21275-5905

Overnight Mail

All overnight mail by special couriers should be sent to the actual site address listed below and should reflect Lockbox Services and the Lockbox Number in the reference section of the air bill.

Send all gifts via overnight mail to the college at the following address:

Lockbox Services 75905
Wells Fargo Bank
7175 Columbia Gateway Drive
Attn: St. John’s College Advancement Lockbox 75905
Columbia, MD 21046


Gifts to the college may be made by calling either campus:

Annapolis: 443-482-6595
Santa Fe: 505-984-6109