Give to BGSU

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

There are many ways to make your gift, and we are happy to assist as you decide how and where to direct your gift. Please note the dates and instructions below in order to ensure the timely processing of any year-end giving.

Make a Gift Online

Online gifts must be processed by 11:59 p.m. ET on December 31 in order to be counted for the current tax year.

Make your online gift now.

If you don’t find the fund you are looking for, click “Other Funds” at the top right of the page. Call us at 888-839-2586 for assistance, as we are always happy to assist.

Make a Gift of Stock or Securities

Stock Gifts  

We can accept gifts of stocks and other securities at any time, and those should be transferred by or before December 20 in order to allow time for processing at end of tax year.

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 current tax year.

Please note the fund or program you wish to support.

Employees – You Can Give by Payroll Deduction!

To make your gift, follow this link - PAYROLL DEDUCTION - and select "Make a gift via payroll deduction". Sign in with your BGSU username and password.

Call Sara Thompson at 419-372-7700 or email her at for assistance.

Make a Gift by Phone

Call 888-839-2586. All messages will receive a response as quickly as possible.

Interested in Talking About a Planned Gift?

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