There are many ways to give to Teachers College.
Most donors make gifts of cash and cash equivalents. Cash gifts can be given annually, as a one-time gift or as a gift pledged over a period of years. Give Now >>
Your check should be made payable to Teachers College, Columbia University. To be sure that your gift is properly credited, please note the purpose or designation of the gift in the memo section of the check or include a letter outlining the purpose of the gift. Teachers College, Columbia University, Box 306, 525 West 120th Street, New York, NY 10027-669
To make a gift of securities, please use the attached Stock Transmittal Form. Stock gifts are credited by date of transfer to TC and must be completed before 12/31 for tax credit in a given calendar year. Please note that it may take several business days to complete the transfer. In order for us to properly acknowledge your gift it is important that you notify TC of the transaction, name of donor, name of stock, number of shares transferred, and gift purpose. If you have questions, please call 212-678-3392.
The donor-advised fund (DAF) is becoming an increasingly popular way to make a charitable gift. DAFs allow you to make a charitable contribution, receive an immediate tax benefit and then make grants from the fund over time to Teachers College, an IRS-qualified public-charity. If you have already established a DAF and would like to recommend a grant or distribution to TC, please make your check payable to Teachers College, Columbia University and mail to Box 306, 525 West 120th Street, New York, NY 10027. We would appreciate if you would notify Teachers College of your recommendation and gift purpose. Please contact Susan Scherman, Director of Development, at 212-678-8176 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
To complete a wire transfer of cash as a gift to TC, please call 212-678-3392 for instructions.
Planned gifts enable donors to contribute funds or assets strategically as part of their overall financial and/or estate planning. Read more >>
TC’s Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations (CFR) cultivates and maintains relationships with grant-making organizations that have funding interests aligned with the College’s mission, CFR works with faculty on proposal submissions and stewardship for awarded grants.
Foundations and corporations support a wide range of TC initiatives and programs, including:
The CFR office welcomes inquiries and contact from foundations and corporations as well as suggestions from TC faculty, alumni and friends on potential partnerships with foundations and corporations.
Please contact Charlisa Garg, Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations, at 212-678-4146 with inquiries.