Contact Us

Office of Advancement
18952 E. Fisher Rd.
St. Mary's City, MD 20686

(240)895-4286 voice
(240)895-4454 fax

advancementoffice@smcm.edu

Ways to Give

  • Credit Card
    The St. Mary's College of Maryland Foundation accepts MasterCard or Visa. Make a gift online or by calling 240-895-4286 or 800-458-8341.

  • Check
    Make checks payable to "SMCM Foundation" and mail to St. Mary's College of Maryland Foundation, 18952 E. Fisher Road, St. Mary's City, Maryland 20686.

  • Electronic Fund Transfer
    Make monthly or quarterly contributions automatically from a bank account. Complete form and mail to St. Mary's College of Maryland Foundation, 18952 E. Fisher Road, St. Mary's City, Maryland 20686.

  • Payroll Deduction - for St. Mary's College of Maryland and Historic St. Mary's City employees only
    Make contributions automatically through State of Maryland's Centrall Payroll. Request form by emailing advancementoffice@smcm.edu or calling 240-895-4286.

  • Matching Gift Programs
    Many companies will match, double, or even triple charitable gifts made by employees. Visit matching gift programs to find out if your employer is eligible and how to participate. If supporting documentation is required, mail to St. Mary's College of Maryland Foundation, 18952 E. Fisher Road, St. Mary's City, Maryland 20686 or email advancementoffice@smcm.edu.

  • Gifts in Memory of or in Honor of
    Pay tribute to a family member, friend, or colleague with a gift to the St. Mary's College of Maryland Foundation. Indicate who the gift is in memory of or in honor of and provide the address of the appropriate individual who should be notified of your gift.

  • Named-Gift Opportunities
    Named gifts can have a transforming affect on the College's students and programs. Endowed or not, these gifts provide desperately needed scholarships and financial stability to signature programs or new initiatives. Endowments, often created in tribute of someone, provide support in perpetuity for scholarships, chairs and professorships, internships, and lectureships. Scholarship naming opportunities start at $25,000. Request information by emailing advancementoffice@smcm.edu or calling 240-895-4286 or 800-458-8341.

  • Electronic Transfer of Stock
    The St. Mary's College of Maryland Foundation's broker is J. P. Morgan and transfers are made through a Depository Trust Company (DTC). Because brokerage firms frequently cannot, or will not, identify the donor, please notify us of your intentions to make a gift of stock by calling 240-895-4286 or 800-458-8341. To make an electronic transfer, notify your broker of the securities to be donated and provide the following transfer instructions:

    J. P. Morgan Private Bank
    DTC # 902
    HOUSE ACCOUNT: P72500
    FAO: ST. MARY'S COLLEGE OF MARYLAND FOUNDATION
    FFC: PBD # W72413003 
    YOUR NAME AND ADDRESS

  • Planned Giving
    Planned giving is finding ways to make charitable gifts now or after your lifetime while enjoying financial benefits for yourself. We have created a site to help you plan, for your future and ours. There are many easy giving options from which you can choose—strategies that enhance your personal well being, as well as St. Mary’s College. Learn more…
  • Other
    Make a pledge, planned gift, gift-in-kind, gift of stock or mutual funds, or donor-advised gift. Request information by emailing advancementoffice@smcm.edu or calling 240-895-4286 or 800-458-8341.