About The Citadel Foundation

What Every Donor Needs to Know

Thank you for your interest in supporting The Citadel; all gifts to the college are greatly appreciated.

The Citadel Foundation is a tax-exempt organization under Internal Revenue Service code section 501(c)(3). The Citadel Foundation records all gifts to The Citadel into the proper accounts and provides gift receipts to donors. Gifts to The Citadel are acknowledged by TCF. Your acknowledgement letter serves as your official tax receipt.

All gifts postmarked by December 31 will be receipted for that year's tax credit.

Financial information will be provided in response to reasonable and specific requests. In every case, however, it is the policy that the names of donors and prospective donors as well as any personal or financial information be held in the strictest confidence.

In considering a gift to the college, please note that the number of gifts from alumni and other college constituencies is important in determining The Citadel's standing in national rankings of colleges and universities.

You may leave all or a portion of your gift unrestricted to provide the greatest flexibility to meet the college's most pressing needs as they arise. You may also choose to designate your gift for any program at The Citadel. Your gift designation should be noted on your check or in a letter accompanying your gift.

Please make your check out to "The Citadel Foundation" and mail to:
The Citadel Foundation, The Citadel, 171 Moultrie Street, Charleston, SC 29409

Memorial and Honorary Gifts:
Gifts may be made in memory or in honor of an alumnus, family member, professor, friend, or student. When a memorial or honorary gift is received, TCF notifies the next of kin or the honoree and the gift is administered as the donor specifies. Please provide TCF with the names and addresses of those you wish to be notified.

If you have any questions, please call Lauri Lechner, Stewardship Manager, at (843) 953-5090.