Make a one-time gift or pledge payment, or extend your philanthropic commitment through a recurring gift or multi-year pledge. Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover are all acceptable forms of payment. Giving online saves time and decreases processing costs for the Penn Memory Center. Gift processing will take up to three business days, and may take longer during busy times of the fiscal year.
Give by Phone
Call the Penn Medicine Development office at 215-573-4961 to make a gift by phone using a Visa, MasterCard, American Express, or Discover credit card.
Give by Mail
To make a gift via postal mail, please send a check to the address below. Checks should be made payable to the “Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania.” Please note the Penn Memory Center on the memo line.
Penn Medicine Development
Attn: Penn Memory Center
3535 Market Street, Suite 750
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Gifts in Memory or Honor
- Give online.
- Click either the “Honor” or “Memory” button and input fields will appear.
- In the first box, tell us who your gift is in honor of, or in memory of. In the second box, tell us who we should notify of your gift. Include their name and address and any note we should include. Your gift amount will not be shared.
- Complete the donation form.
Matching gifts can double or triple the size of a gift and serve as an important source of support for The Penn Memory Center. To confirm if you or your spouse/partner are affiliated with a company that matches charitable gifts, visit matchinggifts.com/uofpa.
Donor Advised Funds or Private Foundation Gifts
Donors may recommend or direct gifts that count toward the Penn Memory Center through donor-advised funds or private foundations. To make a gift through a donor-advised fund, be sure to provide the University of Pennsylvania’s Tax ID/EIN. This important number is 23-1352685. Gifts also should be made payable to the Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania. Please note the gift will be directed to the Penn Memory Center Annual Event.
There may be tax advantages for individuals who donate gifts of stock to the Penn Memory Center, which should be reviewed with the requisite professionals. Donors interested in making gifts of stock also may directly reach out to colleagues who process these types of gifts by calling 215-898-7254 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. This form is the most current and relevant document to begin the process of making a gift of stock, as well. Click to download the University of Pennsylvania Securities Transfer Request Form (PDF).
A bequest can be as simple as including the following language in your will:
“I give, devise, and bequeath to The Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania, a nonprofit corporation located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, for the Penn Memory Center, the sum of $___________ (or ______% of the residue of my estate).”
There are a number of opportunities for people and organizations to sponsor Penn Memory Center programs and events. For more information, contact Felicia Greenfield at email@example.com.