Calendar Year-End Giving Information

Calendar Year-End Giving Information

As a cost-savings measure, NC State University will close on Dec. 24 and reopen on Jan. 3. However, calls and emails to the Gifts and Records Management Helpdesk will be managed by NC State staff on Dec. 30 and Dec. 31 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST. Call 919-515-7827 or email giftsandrecords@ncsu.edu for assistance making your year-end gift.

When making your gift to Park Scholarships, please note the following dates to ensure your gift is credited in 2021:

Online gifts

Make your credit card gift online by 11:59 p.m. EST on Dec. 31 to ensure receipt for 2021. 

Gifts by check

Gifts by check should be made payable to “NC State University Foundation,” list the name of the Park Scholarships fund you wish to support in the memo line, and must be RECEIVED on or by Dec. 31 to ensure receipt for 2021. Mail checks to Gifts and Records Management, NC State University, Campus Box 7474, Raleigh, NC 27695-7474.

Gifts by phone

To make your gift by phone on Dec. 30 or Dec. 31 (8 a.m.-5 p.m. EST), contact Gifts and Records Management at 919-515-7827 and have your credit card information ready. To ensure the security of your information, please do not leave your credit card information on a voicemail. 

Credit card gifts by mail

Credit card gifts by mail must be RECEIVED before Dec. 31 to ensure receipt for 2021. Mail your credit card gift by Dec.13; otherwise, consider making your gift online to ensure prompt processing.

Gift of securities

Securities must be received into an NC State brokerage account with Charles Schwab no later than noon on Dec. 31 to ensure receipt for 2021. To make your gift, share this instructions form with your broker and follow our easy three-step process. Paper stock certificates must be delivered to the office of Gifts and Records Management by noon on Dec. 16 so all of the transfer requirements can take place by year-end. Contact the office of Gifts and Records Management at stockgifts@ncsu.edu or 919-515-7827 if you need more information.

Cash wires

Gifts via cash wire transfer must be received into the Towne Bank account before 4 p.m. EST on Dec. 31 to ensure receipt for 2021. Call 919-515-7827 for more information.

Donor Advised Funds

Funds should be directed to NC State University Foundation, Inc. (EIN: 56-6049503). Please include the name of the Park Scholarships fund you wish to support. Contact parkscholars@ncsu.edu to notify us that the DAF gift is in route so that we can verify your gift has landed in your preferred fund at Park Scholarships.

Need more information? Contact Meghan Hunt at 919-515-3794 or mjhunt3@ncsu.edu.

Thank you for your loyal support of the Park Scholarships program.

You are advised to seek your own legal and tax advice in connection with charitable gift planning matters. Please consult with your tax advisor for IRS requirements regarding the deductibility of a gift for a specified tax year.