Ways to give

All gifts, of all sizes, are important to Donnelly and impact Donnelly students. Your generosity is greatly appreciated.

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(913) 621-8744


Office of Advancement
608 N. 18th Street
Kansas City, KS 66102

Gifts of Stock 

Your gift of appreciated securities may offer special tax benefits, including the elimination of capital gains tax on the appreciated portion of stock gifts. This type of giving is simple and can be completed within a few days. To make a gift contact: 

Tony Twyman
Senior Philanthropic Relationship Manager
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Phone: (816) 292-4342
Fax: (816) 292-4375


Join the Champions Circle

Champions Circle is a group of remarkable leaders who have chosen to invest in Donnelly College. Annually, these investors contribute $1,000 or more which can be reached through one or multiple annual fund gifts, event sponsorships or scholarship contributions. Learn more

Sponsor or Attend SHINE

SHINE 2017

SHINE 2017, Donnelly's premier celebration to raise funds for the students and mission of Donnelly College will be on Thursday, September 28, 2017. Learn more.

Support Endowed Scholarships, Student Activities & Programs

Create or contribute to an existing scholarship fund, or help fund a specific academic program or a student activity. Contact us about your specific interests and we will work with you to find a solution.

Legacy Society


Gifts of all sizes are welcomed through planned gifts, whether through stated amounts in a will or estate plan, or as a portion of a life insurance policy. A planned legacy gift allows you to provide future Donnelly students with support beyond your lifetime. Learn more



Gifts to the Endowment are an effective way to ensure that your gift will continue to provide support for years to come. Endowment gifts can be made to the College, or to specific programs or scholarship funds.

Provide In-Kind Support

Gifts of goods and services are another important way that you can help support Donnelly, and receive a tax-deductible benefit. Some of our basic needs include: office furniture, student lounge furniture, technology, printing services, office supplies and janitorial/custodial supplies.

Need more information? Contact:

Emily Buckley
Vice President of Advancement
(913) 621-8731

Ana Valdez
Advancement Officer
(913) 621-8717

Roger Berg
Constituent and Alumni Relations
(913) 621-8744