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    Ways to Give

    There are many ways to make a difference in the lives of our students, from a simple online donation to a legacy gift that reflects your lifetime values.

    If you have questions, please call us at 410-778-7801; we’re happy to provide more information. 

    Credit Card

    Make your gift by visiting our secure online giving pageAny credit card information you provide for online donations is immediately encrypted and used only for that transaction.


    Checks should be made payable to “Washington College” and mailed to:

    Washington College
    Office of College Advancement
    300 Washington Ave.
    Chestertown, MD  21620

    Recurring Gifts

    To set up recurring gift payments, contact College Advancement at 410-810-5724. You can also set up recurring gifts online or by using Text-to-Donate.  

    Gifts of Stock

    A convenient way to make a gift of securities to Washington College is to arrange with your broker to transfer the shares electronically from your account to the College’s gift account. 

    Legacy Gifts

    If you would like to remember Washington College in your estate plan, you can do so through various methods of gift planning. Learn more about legacy giving at WC.


    The faculty and staff giving program at Washington College sets a strong example for students and makes our commitment to them clear. We are fortunate to see the results of SHINE giving on campus every day. Click here for the SHINE giving form.


    Matching Gifts

    Thousands of companies will match gifts to nonprofit organizations such as Washington College. Inquire at your workplace or visit our Matching Gift Company Directory to see if your gift could be matched by your employer.