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We would love to work with you to design your gift to match your interests and priorities, passions and values. Please get in touch with us to start a conversation.

Giving in the UK

Gift Aid

If you are a UK taxpayer, GiftAid can add 25% to the value of your donation - with no extra cost to you. If  you are a higher (40%) or additional rate (45%) taxpayer, you can also claim back the rest of the tax you paid on your donation when you submit your tax return. Cheques and Charity Vouchers should be made payable to the University of York and sent to the address below.

Payroll giving and employer matching

If your employer has a scheme, you can donate directly from your pre-tax salary. Some employers also match gifts £ for £.

Gifts of stocks, shares and property:

Gifts of shares are eligible for both in come and capital gains tax relief.We can also accept donations of property, either as a gift or left in your will. Please call for more information

Gift in your will:

A gift in your will can make a lasting contribution for generations. We can provide advice on how to arrange this and work with you to design a gift that reflects your interests and values.

Giving in other countries

American donors can donate to the University of York. We are a 501(c) (3) organisation (EIN number: 30-0241333) and donations are tax deductible.

If you would like to donate by check please make it payable to University of York in America and send it to:

University of York in America Inc
155 E. 44th Street,
6th Floor, Suite 34,
New York, NY 10017 

Gift in your will:

A gift in your will can make a lasting contribution for generations, whatever area of the University you are most passionate to support. We can provide advice on how to arrange this and work with you to design a gift that reflects your interests and values.

Canadian donors can benefit from tax effective giving. The University of York has been granted Prescribed University Status with the Canada Revenue Agency. 

Gift in your will:

A gift in your will can make a lasting contribution for generations, whatever area of the University you are most passionate to support. We can provide advice on how to arrange this and work with you to design a gift that reflects your interests and values.

Donors from around the world have the option of making a donation in pounds or US dollars.

For more information please contact giving@york.ac.uk

Leave a gift in your will

A gift in your will can make a lasting contribution for generations, whatever area of the University you are most passionate to support. We can provide advice on how to arrange this and work with you to design a gift that reflects your interests and values.

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