Give to Cal Poly Pomona

Ways to Give

There are numerous ways to enhance the Cal Poly Pomona experience and at the same time receive generous tax breaks and savings opportunities.
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Instant Online Gift

To make an instant gift to Cal Poly Pomona, simply complete the form and provide your credit card information. For your convenience, we accept MasterCard, VISA, American Express and Discover. Your gift will be processed the next business day and a receipt will be mailed to you.

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Check or Money Orders

Send a check or money order made payable to the Cal Poly Pomona Philanthrophic Foundation, and we will send you receipt. Mail to:
Cal Poly Pomona Gift Processing Office
PO Box 3121
Pomona, CA 91769



If you’d like to make a pledge that can be paid off in consecutive monthly installments, contact Raven Carter, our Annual Fund Assistant at (909) 869-4321 or

Gifts of Securities

Gifts of securities such as stocks, mutual fund shares, or other appreciated assets can be a great tax-efficient donation. In most instances, you can take a tax deduction for the full market value and avoid capital gains taxes. For more information, contact Gina Johnson at (909) 869-5349 or or Natalie Graff at (909) 869-4826 or at

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Planned Giving

Planned gifts can be designed to meet your personal philanthropic and financial goals. Some planned gifts, such as bequests, require no current outlay of funds. Other planned gifts, such as the charitable remainder trust, make it possible to support our work, enjoy a tax deduction, and receive a lifetime income at the same time.

Learn more about Planned Giving

Matching Gifts

When you give to Cal Poly Pomona, you can multiply the effects of your generosity by taking advantage of a corporate matching gift program. Contact the Human Resources or Employee Benefits Office at your company to find out whether they will match your gift. You may also qualify under the matching gift program of a company from which you retired, at which your spouse works (or retired), or whose board of trustees you serve.

Find out if your company will match your donation


In-Kind Gifts

Gifts-in-kind are gifts of tangible personal property, such as equipment, materials, crops, and company products or inventory.

Payroll Deduction

Giving to Cal Poly Pomona is about demonstrating pride in your work, pride in the university and showing belief in the work of your colleagues. As an insider, you know better than most the outstanding work taking place at Cal Poly Pomona. It's important now, more than ever, that students, alumni, friends of Cal Poly Pomona and donors know that you believe in our university.

Give through Payroll Deduction by filling out this online form

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