Ways to Give
Give Today - Cash Gifts
There are several ways to make an immediate impact with your gift to EWU.
Choose from a variety of funds, to make a one-time donation or set up a recurring monthly payment.Explore Funds
Call 509.359.6349 during business hours. We're here to help you set up a payment or answer questions.View Contact Page
Mail check payable to EWU Foundation to
102 Hargreaves Hall 616 Study Ln Cheney WA 99004
Assets are a great way to donate based on your income and interests.
If you are 70 ½ or older, you may make a distribution from your traditional/Roth IRA plan and avoid tax on that withdrawal.Learn More
Donating appreciated securities, including stocks or bonds, is an easy and tax-effective way for you to make a gift.Learn More
When you prepare or revise your estate plans, please consider including a gift to EWU as part of your plans. Whether you direct a percentage or specific dollar amount to the EWU Foundation, your beneficiary designation or estate gift makes an impact for our students in the future.
Please contact the Office of Gift Planning: at 509.359.6703 or email: email@example.com (Courtney Susemiehl) for more information.
One of the easiest ways to leave a legacy is to name EWU Foundation as a full or partial beneficiary of your retirement assets, stocks or life insurance plan.
Include EWU Foundation in your estate plans through your will or living trust. Your estate gift ensures access to your assets during your lifetime. More Information
More Planned Giving Options
For more giving options, estate planning resources and newsletter sign-up, please visit the EWU Legacy website.
More Ways to Give
Your Amazon shopping benefits EWU through the Amazon Smile program. Simply add the Eastern Washington University Foundation as your preferred charity at smile.amazon.com.Add Smile Amazon Account
Round up your debit or credit card transactions and support EWU scholarships through the Round Up App. Each month, your rounded up change makes change at EWU.Sign Up
Double the Donation
Your donation to EWU may be doubled if your employer (or spouse’s employer) has a matching gift program. Look for details when you make your EWU gift online.View Matching Gifts
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Add Pride to Your Ride
Get EWU License plates and support student scholarships. 21 scholarships were awarded in 2021, totaling $48,000 that went to students.View Plates
Establish a Scholarship
Establish your legacy or your family’s legacy with a scholarship. Talk with a member of the Eastern Washington University Foundation to learn more about scholarships at 509.359.6252 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
By establishing an endowed scholarship, you will impact the lives of students for perpetuity. With a minimum gift of $25,000, payable over five years, you can create a named endowed scholarship with specific criteria that will be awarded each year for perpetuity.
Planned Gift Scholarships
Creating a scholarship with a gift from your estate gives you the ability to establish the scholarship criteria now. Endowed scholarships through a planned gift can be established with a minimum promised gift of $50,000.
With a $5,000 gift to EWU, payable over 5 years, you can establish a scholarship. Awarded annually until the scholarship fund is depleted, you can create scholarship criteria.