WAYS OF GIVING TO MERCYHURST

Please click any of the links below to learn more about our many ways of giving!

  • Give Online 
  • Endowment Gifts - endowed funds provide a lasting source of support for the university and are held in perpetuity
  • Giving Day - our one day fundraising campaign in May 
  • IRA Rollover - to give from your IRA, please contact Ryan J. Palm '07, assistant vice president for advancement, at 814-824-3320 or rpalm@mercyhurst.edu
  • Matching Gifts – double or even triple the amount of your gift!
  • Monthly Gifts – join our Loyal Laker program and set up an automatic recurring gift
  • Personal Property - gifts of personal property—works of art, manuscripts, and rare books—help support educating students and can greatly enhance the quality of life at the university
  • Phonathon - our Mercyhurst Phonathon team conducts annual calling to update alumni information, share details about upcoming events, and request gifts to the annual fund.
  • Real Estate - almost any type of real property, a personal residence, a farm, a vacation home, a commercial building, or an undeveloped parcel of land can be gifted to Mercyhurst
  • Restricted Giving - gifts to the university can be restricted and designated for specific use at the request of the donor
  • Stocks and Bonds - the University will direct proceeds from the sale of these assets to any designation you wish
  • Scholarships - support Mercyhurst students through scholarships and restricted giving
  • Trusts and Estates – a growing number of alumni and friends support the university through financial or estate planning