Gifts can be made through our secure website via the online gift form.
Hood gladly accepts checks made payable to Hood College. Please mail it to our office at:
Office of Institutional Advancement
401 Rosemont Avenue
Frederick, MD 21701
Gifts of stock can be made through electronic transfer or by mailing or delivering them to Hood.
These gifts may offer special tax benefits that allow you to avoid capital gains tax on the appreciated portion of the stock gift.
For more information on how to transfer stock, please click here.
More than 9,000 companies in the United States provide support to higher education through employee Matching Gifts programs. Gifts from employees, retirees and spouses are often matched at a dollar for dollar rate or more and are a valuable way to increase the value of your gift to Hood.
To find out if your employer participates in this program, please click here. If you have any questions, please contact Amy MacLeod, associate director of advancement services at 301-696-3705.
The best planned gifts may improve tax benefits and make a difference in the lives of others. There are many types of gifts that may have immediate tax benefits as well as in the future. Discover new ways to make a gift that also take into consideration your personal circumstances and your philanthropic goals.
For more information on way to make a planned gift, please click here.
The IRA Charitable Rollover Tax Exemption is effective through December 2013– don’t miss an opportunity to make a tax-free gift from your IRA. Those 70 ½ years of age or older with individual retirement accounts can make outright gifts to Hood College.
To make a gift through your IRA, please click here.