When you make a gift to the Foundation, you redefine the path for your sisters like Julia by helping them reach their educational goals, build in them the highest qualities of character, and advocate for a better world for people living with blindness or vision loss.
“Being a member of Delta Gamma means having a lifelong network of support. This fellowship will not only aid me financially to achieve my dream of becoming a dentist, but will also serve as a reminder of the support that Delta Gamma has provided me in the way of high ideals of friendship.” -Julia Wright, Delta Sigma-Auburn, 2021 Foundation Merit-Based Fellowship recipient
The needs of our members and Service for Sight organizations who share our mission are growing, and we are called to do even more good. Your Loyalty Fund support will sustain this important work, ensuring that the Foundation can respond when needed and secure the ability to continue to do good, today and in the future.
Automatically have gifts deducted from your debit card, credit card or bank account through our secure giving site. You choose the amount and duration of your giving and can start or stop donations at any time.
Easily double your gift if your (or your spouse’s) employer participates in a matching gift program. Contact your human resources department for more information and email the Foundation with any questions.
Make donations in honor or memory of someone special to the Loyalty Fund, as well as to sponsor a named brick (see below), scholarship or fellowship. The Foundation will notify the honoree or the family of those memorialized.
Gifts of appreciated securities held for more than one year may be eligible for an income tax charitable deduction for the full fair market value of the stock, and eliminate any capital gains tax. Contact email@example.com for simple transfer instructions.
Donors age 70 1/2 or older can transfer up to $100,000 annually from their IRA directly to the Delta Gamma Foundation without being subject to income taxes on the distribution. Contact your IRA administrator or the Foundation for more information.
Bequests, charitable gift annuities, charitable trusts, endowments and beneficiary designations of life insurance or retirement plan assets are simple yet impactful ways you can leave a legacy while shaping the future of Delta Gamma. Visit the Delta Gamma Planned Giving website.
The Commemorative Walkway and Gardens at Delta Gamma Executive Offices features bricks in honor and in memory of beloved Delta Gammas.
The Delta Gamma Foundation is committed to ethical fundraising practices. To learn more about the Delta Gamma Foundation Gift Acceptance Policy please click here.
You can also view the Association of Fundraising Professionals’ Code of Ethical Standards here.
The Delta Gamma Foundation is a 501(c)(3). All gifts to the Delta Gamma Foundation are tax-deductible in the US as allowed by law.