Give to BGSU

Thank you for your interest in supporting BGSU’s students, faculty, programs, and facilities through your philanthropic giving!

The University will be closed December 24 through January 3, but we are still available to assist as you consider your year-end-giving. There are many ways to make your gift. Please note the dates and instructions below in order to ensure the timely processing of your year-end and Changing Lives for the World Campaign giving.

Make a Gift Online

Online gifts must be processed by 11:59 p.m. EST on December 31 in order to be counted for the 2020 calendar year.

If you don’t find the fund you’re looking for, click “Other Funds” at the top right of the page. Call us at 888-839-2586 for assistance.

If you require assistance making a gift, phone calls need to be received by 3:00 p.m. EST on December 31. Messages received after this time will not be returned until January 4.

Make a Gift of Stock or Securities

Stock Gifts  

Securities should be transferred by or before December 20 in order to allow time for processing.

Call 888-839-2586 and request Mary Ellen Kellow or Robin Stock with any questions about your stock gifts.

Make a Gift by Mail

BGSU Foundation, Inc.

1851 N. Research Drive, Bowling Green, OH 43403

All mailed checks must be postmarked by December 31 and made payable to:
BGSU Foundation, Inc. to be counted for the 2020 calendar year.

Please note the fund or program you wish to support.

Employees – You Can Give By Payroll Deduction!

with your BGSU username and password.

Payroll Deduction Form

Make a Gift by Phone

Call 888-839-2586. All messages will receive a response as quickly as possible, and with the end of the tax-year in mind.

Interested in Talking About a Planned Gift?

Contact Robin Stock at or call 419-372-6389.