Why should I give to the Faculty/Staff Campaign?

The success of the Faculty/Staff Campaign will create tremendous momentum, which sends a very positive message to our constituents that the people closest to Georgetown truly believe in the GC experience.

Can I designate where my money will go?

YES! You can designate your gift to any account. Below are some suggested areas to which you can designate your Faculty/Staff Campaign Gift. To learn of more opportunities or get information about specific accounts, please contact the Development Office at 502-863-8089.

Suggested Areas for Gifts

  • Academic Departments — list specific department (example: English)
  • Art Gallery
  • Athletics — list specific sport and gender preference (example: Women’s Soccer)
  • Band
  • Bishop College Heritage Foundation
  • Campus Ministries
  • Champions of Athletic Character
  • Christian Leaders Scholarship and Program
  • Community Garden
  • Endowment
  • Equine Scholars
  • Film Project
  • First Tee
  • Fraternities & Sororities — list specific organization (example: Phi Mu)
  • Fund for Excellence
  • George Cares
  • Global Scholars
  • Gym Renovation
  • Henlein Faculty Development Endowment
  • International Student Scholarships
  • ITS
  • Lambert Pre-Law Society
  • Library Books
  • Marshall Center
  • Math and Science Scholarship Challenge
  • Mission Trips
  • Music Department
  • Residence Hall Renovation
  • Rucker Village (new townhouses for students)
  • Scholarships
  • Science Equipment
  • Stadium/Turf Project
  • Student Book Fund
  • Student Impact Fund
  • Study Abroad
  • Theatre

How do I get credit for money I have already given?

Please contact Tyler Smith and he will assist you with this possibility.

Why is the faculty/staff percentage so important?

Many corporations and foundations consider an institution’s faculty and staff giving percentages when awarding grants and contributions.

How can I be assured that my gift gets to the designated account?

  1. Your gift receipt will indicate the account you have chosen.
  2. You can contact Kathryn Wise in Gift Receiving to ensure it was coded to the appropriate account.
  3. You can contact Tyler Smith for further clarification.

Will my gift be tax-deductible?

Yes. Gifts that are processed through the Development Office are tax-deductible.

Are gifts through payroll deduction before or after taxes?

All gifts through payroll deduction are after taxes.

How long will the campaign last?

Any gift received between July 1 and June 30 will count toward the campaign.