Gifts of cash
A donation of cash is a simple and easy way for you to make a gift.
Benefits of gifts of cash
- You can make an immediate impact on our mission
- You can take a charitable income tax deduction
How to make a gift of cash
Mailing a gift of cash - You can send us a check or money order. Please let us know if you want your gift used for a specific purpose by indicating that purpose either in the memo line or in a letter to us that you enclose with your gift.
More on gifts of cash
Did you know that on December 31 you can mail a check by U.S. mail or send a check by an approved private mail delivery service such as FedEx or UPS and, even if it is not received until after the new year, the IRS will consider it delivered to VCU* and allow you to take a deduction in the year the check was mailed or sent?
*Or an affiliated foundation for the benefit of VCU.
If you have any questions about gifts of cash, please contact us. We would be happy to assist you and answer any questions that you have.