Thank you for your interest in supporting ESU! Below are some of the many ways you can make a gift to the ESU Foundation and directly impact the lives of our students. You can give to any fund, including scholarship funds, department funds, or the Warrior Fund, which supports the university’s greatest need, and more. Please specify your intent when making the gift. Thank you in advance for your support.
Make a one-time or recurring credit card gift online today through our secure online giving website, www.esufoundation.org/givenow.
GIVE BY MAIL (OR IN PERSON)
Send or bring your check, payable to ESU Foundation, or credit card information, with a GIFT FORM to: East Stroudsburg University Foundation, 200 Prospect Street, East Stroudsburg, PA 18301. The ESU Foundation is open Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
GIVE BY PHONE
Make a credit card gift over the phone or call 570-422-3333 to discuss other gift options.
MAKE A MATCHING GIFT
If you or your spouse work for, or are retired from, a matching gift company, complete the company’s matching gift form and send it to the ESU Foundation, either with your gift or separately. Contact your Human Resources Office or visit www.esufoundation.org/matchinggifts to see if your company participates. If needed, the ESU Foundation’s Employer Identification Number (EIN) is 22-2826714.
GIVE STOCK OR APPRECIATED SECURITIES
You can give publicly traded or privately held stocks. This type of gift could provide you with a valuable tax benefit. Call your tax advisor or accountant. Additional information can be found by visiting ESU’s gift planning website, www.esufoundationlegacy.org. Below are instructions for transferring stocks.
By electronic transfer - Please call 570-422-3333 for information regarding transferring stock from your brokerage or investment account to the East Stroudsburg University Foundation.
By certified mail - If you hold securities in certificate form, you will need to mail two envelopes separately to the ESU Foundation to complete your gift. In the first envelope, place the unsigned stock certificate(s). In the other envelope, include a signed stock power for each certificate. You may obtain this power from your broker, bank or the ESU Foundation. Please remember to use certified mail.
Please note, if using the US Postal Service, mail documents to: East Stroudsburg University Foundation, 200 Prospect Street, East Stroudsburg, PA 18301. For any other delivery service, use East Stroudsburg University Foundation, 215 Smith Street, East Stroudsburg, PA 18301. We strongly recommend that you insure your certificates for 1.5 percent of their current market value (minimum $25).
MAKE A PLANNED GIFT
You can make a gift now that will leave a lasting legacy for future generations of Warriors. Visit esufoundationlegacy.org to learn more about making a gift through a bequest, life insurance policy, retirement policy, charitable gift annuity, IRA rollover, charitable lead trust or several other available options.
GIVE THROUGH PAYROLL DEDUCTION (for ESU and ESU Affiliate employees only)
Complete the PAYROLL DEDUCTION FORM and send via campus mail to the ESU Office of Human Resources in the Reibman Administration Building to have your gift automatically deducted from your paycheck.
If you would like to make a gift in a way you do not see listed, please call the ESU Foundation at 570-422-3333 to discuss additional options.