Ways to Give

End of Year Giving

Thank you for your interest in supporting Hopkins. Hopkins’ fiscal year runs from July 1–June 30 and all gifts received during that period will be recognized in our Annual Report of Giving. Please see below for some helpful guidelines if you wish to take tax benefits in 2020:

• Online gifts should be made by 11:59 pm EST on Thursday, December 31.

• Checks should be mailed by Thursday, December 31.

• Contributions sent via FedEx, UPS, or other couriers should be delivered by Thursday, December 31.

• Donations from IRAs should be delivered to our account by December 31.

• Stock transfers should arrive in our account by Thursday, December 31. We recommend stock transfers be initiated early to ensure they are completed by the deadline. Click here for stock instructions.

Thank you–please note that these guidelines do not constitute legal advice and should not serve as the basis for any legal decision by you. Please consult with your tax adviser if you have questions regarding the information provided.

If you have any questions, please contact Carol Brouillette at cbrouillette@hopkins.edu or 203-397-1001 x.421.

Ways to Give

Gifts at all levels are needed, meaningful, and appreciated.

The following are all the ways in which you can make a gift:

Credit Card
Use our online giving form to contribute quickly and securely to Hopkins, or call Carol Brouillette at (203) 397-1001 ext. 421 to give us your credit card number over the phone.

Make your check payable to Hopkins School and mail it to the Alumni/ae and Development Office Hopkins School 986 Forest Road New Haven CT 06515

Stocks, Bonds or Securities
To learn more about transferring stocks, bonds or securities read and print the instructions here or contact Lauren Reichart, Director of Development (203) 397-1001, x428.

Matching Gifts
Many employers sponsor matching gift programs that match charitable contributions made by their employees. That could double or triple your gift to Hopkins. Companies use various methods by which employees can request matching gifts – online forms, automated phone systems or paper forms completed by the charitable cause.  To find out if your company has a matching gift program, click here.

Wire Transfer
Please contact Lauren Reichart, (203) 397-1001, x428, Director of Development for instructions.

Charitable Trust or Planned Gift
To learn more about The Edward Hopkins Bequest Society or a gift of a trust or annuity please visit our online planned giving page and contact Tom Diascro (203) 397-1001 ext. 424, Director of Leadership Giving.