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Giving to Grinnell


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

866-850-1846 (toll-free)

Monday - Friday
8 a.m.– 5 p.m. Central Time

Winter Break Hours Dec. 24 - Jan. 1

Please note the times we will be available to answer your phone calls.

  • Dec. 24-26 - Closed
  • Dec. 27 - 10a.m.-2 p.m.
  • Dec. 30 - 10a.m.-2 p.m.
  • Dec. 31 - 10a.m.-12 a.m.

Make your 2019 tax-deductible gift to Grinnell

  • Online. To be tax deductible for 2019, your online transaction must be completed by 11:59 p.m. CST on December 31, 2019.
  • Call 866-850-1846. Office hours are Mon-Fri, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CST. After December 23 we’ll be here on Dec 27, 30 and 31 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Mail a check to Grinnell College, Office of Development and Alumni Relations, 733 Broad St., Grinnell IA 50112. To be tax deductible for 2019, the envelope needs to be dated and postmarked on or before Dec. 31, 2019.
  • Contribute appreciated securities to Grinnell and support the College while gaining valuable tax advantages. To make a gift by transferring stock or other appreciated securities, please use our Stock Transfer Instructions. Stock transfers need to be completed by Dec. 20, 2019, for 2019 tax purposes.

It's your gift, your choice, your opportunity. 

By giving to Grinnell, you sustain our commitment to fully preparing today’s Grinnellians-in-the-making — regardless of their ability to afford a premium college education. With your gift, you honor today’s students as they overturn assumptions and subvert the obvious. And you make it possible for tomorrow’s Grinnellians to keep inventing the world — as only Grinnellians can.

Learn more about giving to Grinnell below and through the links on the left.

Together with Grinnell, you can design the gift that best defines your vision for the future.

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What to support

Support Grinnell by giving to your passions. Gifts can be made to the Pioneer Fund (unrestricted use) or to campus priorities such as Scholarships and Financial Aid, Individually Advised Teaching and Learning, Center for Careers, Life, and Service, Institute for Global Engagement, and World-Class Facilities. You can also give to any organization, program, department, or project on campus. Through our online giving form you can designate your gift to one or multiple areas to support in a single gift.

Learn more about how you can support Grinnell on our What to Support landing page.

Ways to Give

Giving to Grinnell can be done in many ways. You can make a gift today online, by mailing a check, or by calling our office. Learn more about these options in depth on our Ways to Give page.