Ways To Give To ABSW
MAKE A GIFT ONLINE
You can make a donation to the seminary online using our secure transaction servers. Your credit card transaction is processed quickly, and you can print a receipt for your records. Credit card gifts should be $25.00 or more. DONATE NOW
Checks should be made out to: American Baptist Seminary of the West and sent to the Office of Seminary Advancement, 2606 Dwight Way, Berkeley, CA 94704.
The Automated Giving Plan (AGP) allows you to have your contributions conveniently deducted from your checking account. To sign up for AGP download and complete the Automated Giving Authorization Form and send it with a “voided” check to:
American Baptist Seminary of the West
Office of Seminary Advancement
2606 Dwight Way
Berkeley, CA 94704
You may change or cancel your deduction at any time by writing to ABSW. Changes will be made within 14 days of your written request.
STOCKS AND SECURITIES
To make a gift of securities, please write or call Michelle Holmes, CFO, at 510-841-1905 ext. 225, to inform us of the number of shares and the name of the stock (s) or mutual funds you are planning to transfer. We will provide transfer instructions to your financial advisor or broker. If you hold paper certificates, please call the Seminary Advancement Office for instructions.
EMPLOYER MATCHING GIFT PROGRAMS
Many businesses and corporations will match their employees’ contributions. These gifts can double or triple your gift. To make a match, simply obtain a form from your company’s Matching Gift Coordinator and send it along with your gift to the American Baptist Seminary of the West. Some companies will match gifts from retired employees and/or spouses.