How You Can Give
Ways to Make a Gift to Truman
There are many options to consider when deciding how to give to Truman State University. Make a gift online or by phone, mail, or electronic funds transfer. Or consider making a planned gift or a contribution that's matched by your employer. If you work for Truman, you can even take advantage of the University's payroll deduction option. See details below to explore your options.
Giving online to Truman is fast, safe, and easy. You can use a credit card, debit card, or enter your checking account information to:
- Make a one-time gift
- Set up a recurring gift/automated pledge
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- By Phone
It's easy to make a gift by phone. Simply call (800) 452-6678 or (660) 785-4133 and have your credit or debit card information ready. We accept American Express, Discover, MasterCard and Visa.
- By Mail
To mail your gift, simply print out our Contribution Form and mail the completed form along with check or credit card information to the above below. You may want to make a copy of the form for your records. Mail gifts to:
Truman State University
Office of Advancement
McClain Hall 205
100 E. Normal Ave.
Kirksville, Missouri 63501-4221
- Automatic Payments/Electronic Funds Transfer
Make giving to Truman State University easy by setting up automatic, recurring payments in the amount, frequency, and duration you choose. Gifts can be paid with your credit card, debit card, or checking account. You can set up automatic payments (electronic funds transfer) through our Online Giving Form.
- Stocks and Other Securities
Stock that has increased in value is one of the most popular assets used for charitable giving, once it has been held for more than one year. Making a gift of securities to us offers you the chance to help our organization while realizing many important benefits for yourself.
- Planned Giving
Include Truman State University in your estate planning and receive tax and financial benefits. Planned gifts range from bequests in your will to charitable gift annuities. Visit our Planned Giving webpage to find the option that fits your needs.
- Matching Gifts
Would you like to double or triple your gift to Truman? Many employers will match your gift to Truman State University. If you (or your spouse) work for or are retired from a company with a corporate matching gift program, this is an easy way to increase the impact of your gift to Truman. Find out here if your company has a corporate matching gift program and contact your company’s human resources office to obtain a matching gift form to submit with your gift to Truman.
- Payroll Giving to Truman
Truman is a special place to work, and each gift, no matter the size, is a testament to the dedication of the Truman family. If you are a Truman employee, you can have your gift to Truman deducted from your paycheck.
- Memorial Gifts
Leave your own legacy or honor a family member, friend, classmate, or faculty member with a gift in support of an area or program of importance to that person. Naming opportunities range from named scholarships to named facilities.
Call the friendly staff in the Office of Advancement, (800) 452-6678 or (660) 785-4133.