Ways To Give

Gifts and pledges to The Penn Fund may be made in many ways including:

 

Online Giving

Using our secure online giving form, you are able to make a one-time gift, recurring gift, or pledge/pledge payment using a VISA, MasterCard, American Express, or Discover credit card. Giving online saves time and decreases processing costs for The Penn Fund. Gifts take 2-3 days to process through our accounting department.

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By Phone

Call The Penn Fund office at 215-898-8445 to make a gift by phone using a VISA, MasterCard, American Express, or Discover credit card.

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Mail

To make a gift via postal mail, you may send a check or credit card information accompanied by a pledge card to the address below. Checks should be made payable to the Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania and mailed to:
The Penn Fund
Suite 300
2929 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-5099

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Printable Pledge Card  

Don’t feel comfortable giving online? The Penn Fund makes it easy to print out a pledge card and give via postal mail. Download the pledge card here (PDF), complete the requested information, and mail to:

The Penn Fund
Suite 300
2929 Walnut Street 
Philadelphia, PA 19104-5099

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Reunion Pledges

Reunion pledges fall into two categories, those that are one-time gifts to be paid in the current fiscal year and those that are multi-year pledges. Pledges may be paid up to five years. Alumni will be recognized in their reunion year for the full pledge amount. In subsequent years, they will be recognized for their gift payment amount. To set up a pledge in honor of your reunion, please contact your Class Giving Director or use our secure online giving page.

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Recurring Gifts

You are now able to make recurring gifts to The Penn Fund on a monthly, quarterly, or annual basis. To set up a recurring gift, please contact The Penn Fund office or visit the online giving site.

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Matching Gifts

Matching gifts can double or triple the size of a gift and are an important source of support for The Penn Fund. To learn more about matching gifts, visit: www.matchinggifts.com/uofpa.

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Securities Gifts

In some cases, there may be tax advantages for individuals who donate through gifts of stock. Individuals should consult with their tax consultant. Donors interested in making gifts of stock should contact Securities Gifts by calling 215-898-7254 or e-mailing gifts@pobox.upenn.edu.

Jean Suta
University of Pennsylvania 
2929 Walnut Street, Suite 300
Philadelphia, PA 19104-5099
 
You may also fill out this form.

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Donor-Advised Funds or Foundation Gifts

Donors may recommend or direct gifts to The Penn Fund through donor-advised funds or private foundations. To make a gift through your donor-advised fund, you will need to provide the University of Pennsylvania’s Tax ID/EIN which is 23-1352685. Payments should be made payable to “The Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania” and designated to The Penn Fund or a fund of your choosing (ie. Reunion).

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International Giving

Penn supporters who pay tax in United Kingdom, 16 other countries in Europe, Hong Kong , Canada or Mexico may be eligible to make gifts to Penn tax efficiently. We encourage you to visit http://igifts.upenn.edu to learn more about how you may benefit from Penn’s international giving vehicles.

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Wire Transfers

Incoming Wires from Donors
Incoming Wires from Donors If a donor wishes to make a gift to the University of Pennsylvania via wire transfer, please provide the following wire instructions to the individual to ensure prompt crediting of funds:
Wells Fargo Bank N.A.
420 Montgomery Street
San Francisco, CA 94104

For Domestic Wires and ACH’s
ABA Routing #: 121-000-248

For International Wires Only:
SWIFT CODE: WFBIUS6S
CHIPS: ABA 0407
Account Name: The Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania – Gifts Accounting
Account# 2000030009956
Reference: Gift Processing, Name of Donor, Any Gift Details

For credit to:
University of Pennsylvania
Gifts Accounting
Account # 2000030009956
Attn: Donor's name, telephone number, where funds should be directed to ** A University contact name/department must be visible in the text or we will not be able to credit.**
SWIFT CODE: PNBPUS33PHL (if your bank asks)

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