How to Give

Use Easy Direct Payment Options

Other Gift Options

Easy Direct Payment Options

Credit card
Make your gift by credit card directly via our secure, online giving site. This is the fastest way to give to Grinnell. 

The online giving site also allows you to use your PayPal account secured with your debit card or credit card.

Phone or check
Call us toll-free with your credit card information: (866) 850-1846. Our office hours, Monday through Friday, are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., except between June 2 and August 5, when they change to 8 a.m to 4:30 p.m. 

For bequests or life income gifts, please contact Mary Stahl, associate director of Development for Planned Giving, at (866) 850-1846.

You can also mail a check made out to Grinnell College. Please include a note telling us how to direct your gift and send to:

Development and Alumni Relations
Old Glove Factory
733 Broad Street
Grinnell, IA 50112-1690

Electronic funds transfer and wire transfer
Grinnell accepts electronic funds transfer (EFT) payments as well as wire transfers. For assistance, please call us toll-free at (866) 850-1846.

Other Gift Options

Matching Gifts. A way to multiply your generosity through your employer’s matching gift program. Learn more.

Gifts in KindIf you incur expenses while volunteering for the College, coordinate with staff to either apply for reimbursements or to make your expenses a gift. Here is a link to a PDF form for a gift in kind.

Honorary and Memorial Gifts. You can make a gift supporting any area of Grinnell College in memory or honor of a teacher, student, relative, or friend. Making an honorary or memorial gift is a generous and thoughtful way to recognize a person’s life and accomplishments.

When you make an honorary or memorial gift, Grinnell College will (if requested) notify the honoree or next of kin, and will administer the gift as you direct.

Honorary and memorial gifts may be made via the Grinnell College's online giving site or by contacting us.

Cash Gifts. Outright gifts made via cash, check, credit card, or other means.

Real and Personal Property. Real estate and marketable items of personal property.


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Office of Development and Alumni Relations

Old Glove Factory, Second Floor
733 Broad Street
Grinnell, Iowa  50112-1690

(641) 269-1846 
(866) 850-1846 (toll-free)

Office Hours:
8 a.m.-5 p.m. CST

Winter Break Office Hours: 
December 28, 29, 30 and 31
10 a.m. – 2p.m. CST