The University is grateful to the alumni, parents and friends who participated in the golf outing and dinner, raising money to help students access a Saint Joseph’s education.
MAKE A DIFFERENCE TODAY
Your investment in Saint Joseph’s is an investment in the future of our students. There is no greater affirmation of your support than their success.
Support Our Vision for the Future
Individuals made gifts to Saint Joseph’s in FY21.
Raised for current use scholarships in FY21.
Raised for endowed scholarships in FY21.
Raised on Giving Day 2021.
Your Gifts at Work
Through an endowed scholarship named in honor of former Congressman and Philadelphia Mayor William (Bill) Green III '60, students will benefit from the spirit of self-sacrifice that shaped his life of public service.
Meehan family honors cardiologist father John J. Meehan ’43 with endowment of program that hones students’ experience into medical school success.
Find Your Cause
Support current students by making a gift to the Saint Joseph’s Fund. Your gift will enable us to fund financial aid and merit scholarships and provide emergency student assistance.
We’re committed to creating a world-class student experience, which involves unifying our campus and modernizing our facilities to match our academic quality and reputation. Share in this effort by contributing to the Campus Master Plan Fund. With your generosity, we can embark on a bold campus transformation that will position Saint Joseph’s for the next several decades.
Autism Education & Support
If you’re passionate about ensuring individuals with autism live independent and fulfilling lives, make a gift to the Kinney Center for Autism Education and Support. The Kinney Center educates and trains future autism professionals while supporting individuals and families affected by autism. Your contribution will help support a wide range of personalized support services and programming.
Cheer on our student-athletes by giving to the Hawk Athletic Fund, which supports Saint Joseph’s 20 varsity teams. Your gift will help provide student-athletes the resources they need to excel in the classroom, in the community and in competition, including scholarships, travel, equipment and nutrition programs.
Why We Give
I know I speak for the others when I say that what we learned on Hawk Hill had an enormous impact on our business careers and what we became in life.”
As an alumnus and member of the Board of Trustees, I am incredibly proud of Saint Joseph’s University’s initiative to further transform sound business practices on a global scale through the SDG Dashboard platform. On behalf of Johnson & Johnson, we are pleased to be able to support this important initiative.”
Hawk Hill is a place that shaped my understanding of myself and the world around me. I wouldn’t be on the path I am on today if it weren’t for my education.”
How to Give
There are four ways you can quickly and easily make a gift to Saint Joseph’s University today:
- Use our online gift form
- Electronically wire a gift to Saint Joseph's University (email firstname.lastname@example.org for bank information)
- Mail a check payable to:
Saint Joseph’s University
Office of Advancement
5600 City Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19131
- Call us at 610-660-3295; our office hours are Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST
You can also maximize personal contributions to Saint Joseph’s and increase the impact of your gift by taking advantage of corporate matching gifts. Across the nation, more than 20,000 companies set aside philanthropic dollars for matching gift programs.
Become a monthly, perpetual or recurring supporter by selecting “monthly” or “recurring/perpetual” gift on our online gift form. If you make a recurring gift, you’ll get access to a free app that features SJU pride stickers you can use to amp up your fellow Hawks on game day or in your family group texts.
Including charitable gifts in your will and financial plans can benefit Saint Joseph’s today and in the future. Often, there are personal financial benefits for you such as increasing your income, earning valuable income tax deductions and minimizing capital gains taxes. Visit our planned giving site or call Janine Ehsani, Esq. at 610-660-1968 to learn more about planned gifts, including gifts by will, life-income gift plans and other creative giving options.
Gifts of securities often confer significant tax benefits on a donor. For example, contributions of appreciated securities held over a year are generally deductible at market value without realizing taxable capital gains, regardless of what the donor paid for them.
To transfer securities to the University via DTC (Depository Trust Company), please use the following instructions:
Saint Joseph’s University Account No. 870-04728
Saint Joseph’s University Tax ID No. 23-135-2674
In order to promptly and accurately credit a securities gift to you, please ensure the transfer instructions to Merrill Lynch include your name and the purpose of the gift. You can also communicate this information directly to Saint Joseph’s by emailing email@example.com in advance of the stock gift being made.
If you or your broker requires further information or has questions, please contact Merrill Lynch’s Pat Cahill (610-668-6167) or Jamie Policare (610-668-6123).
Saint Joseph's Giving Societies
Saint Joseph’s giving societies recognize and celebrate our most generous supporters. Share your commitment to sustaining the unique educational experience we provide by becoming a member of one of our five giving societies. We are grateful for your generosity and support of our mission.