How to Give

Founded in 1976, the SUNY New Paltz Foundation, Inc. is a separate 501(c)3 that works to enrich the quality of academic life at SUNY New Paltz by raising private contributions. Gifts to the Foundation—from alumni, parents, and friends of the College—enhance the teaching, learning, and discovery that takes place on campus. One hundred percent of donated funds are used for programs that benefit students.

Credit Cards
Checks
Matching Gifts
Securities
IRA
Gifts in Kind
Payroll Deduction
Planned Gifts
AmazonSmile

Credit Card

To make a gift online using your MasterCard, Visa, Discover or American Express, please fill out our secure online giving form, below. All information is encrypted to protect your confidentiality. Your gift will be processed on the day that it is made.

 

If you have any questions, or if you'd prefer to make your donation using a credit card over the phone, please call us at 845-257-3240.

Checks 

Please make your check payable to the SUNY New Paltz Foundation, Inc., and mail to:

Office of Development and Alumni Relations
SUNY New Paltz
1 Hawk Drive
New Paltz, NY 12561

Matching Gifts 

Many companies match charitable gifts made by employees, their families, or retirees. Through a matching gift program, your gift to the SUNY New Paltz Foundation could be matched, doubled, or even tripled, depending on your employer’s giving program. Visit your human resources department to find out if your employer participates.

Please mail your completed matching gift forms to:

Office of Development and Alumni Relations
SUNY New Paltz
1 Hawk Drive
New Paltz, NY 12561

Securities

Securities may be transferred or reassigned to the SUNY New Paltz Foundation.

To make a gift of securities, please contact the Foundation’s business office at 845-257-3232 with the following information:

  • Name of stock
  • Number of shares
  • Designation of gift
  • Your broker’s name and phone number

Securities not held on paper can be transferred to the SUNY New Paltz Foundation’s account with State Street Corp.

Brokerage Account #: 70-808800
DTC: #987
FFC: BJ63
Agent: Liz Cillo, Client Relationship Specialist, 212-649-1587
Tax ID number: 22-2141645

Securities held on paper should be mailed to:

Attn: Foundation Business Office
Office of Development and Alumni Relations
SUNY New Paltz
1 Hawk Drive
New Paltz, NY 12561

Questions? Please contact the Foundation's main office at 845-257-3240, and they will transfer you to Julia Davis, our senior staff accountant. Or send us an email at donorsupport@newpaltz.edu.

IRA

To make a gift, please contact your IRA custodian and obtain directions for how to make a Qualified Charitable Distribution directly to the SUNY New Paltz Foundation.

The custodian will require a tax identification number and mailing address, which are as follows:

Tax ID: 22-2141645

SUNY New Paltz Foundation
1 Hawk Drive
New Paltz, NY 12571

Donors should notify the Foundation of their intended gift. If you have any questions about how to make a gift in this manner, please contact the Foundation's main office at 845-257-3240, and they will transfer you to Julia Davis, our senior staff accountant. Or send us an email at npfund@newpaltz.edu.

Gifts in Kind

Gifts of artwork, equipment, and other valuable property may enrich the learning environment or support essential operations at SUNY New Paltz. In-kind gifts could include artwork, libraries, real estate, as well as other categories.

To inquire about making a gift in kind to SUNY New Paltz, please contact the Foundation's main office at 845-257-3240, and they will transfer you to Malinda Slayton Cruz, director of development services. Or send us an email at donorsupport@newpaltz.edu.

Payroll Deduction

New York State employees may give to the SUNY New Paltz Foundation by setting up a payroll deduction. Please contact the Foundation's main office at 845-257-3240, and they will transfer you to our gift processing department. Or send us an email at donorsupport@newpaltz.edu.

If you do not work for New York State, your employer may participate in a payroll charitable deduction program. Please contact your employer’s payroll office for details.

Planned Gifts

It may be helpful from an estate, financial, and tax planning perspective to consider long-term gift planning. Planned giving can be accomplished through various gift instruments, such as charitable remainder trusts, gift annuities, charitable lead trusts, and bequests. Please contact Barbara Caldwell, director of donor engagement, at 845-257-3958 or email caldwelb@newpaltz.edu.

AmazonSmile

The SUNY New Paltz Foundation is registered as one of the many charitable organizations that are a part of the AmazonSmile program. Through AmazonSmile, you can support SUNY New Paltz—or any one of thousands of other charitable organizations—by donating 0.5% of your eligible purchases made with Amazon. If you're already shopping on Amazon, it's a great way to support what we do. Simply sign in to your account by starting at smile.amazon.com and choosing the College at New Paltz Foundation, Inc. (EIN 22-2141645) under "Your Account."