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Ways to Give

Cash or Check

A check or an online gift are the most popular ways to support Farmingdale State College. Please make your check payable and mail it to:

Farmingdale College Foundation
2350 Broadhollow Road
Horton Hall, Room 120  
Farmingdale, NY 11735

Matching Gifts

Matching Gifts are an easy way to double or even triple your donation. Please check if your company supports employee philanthropy by offering a matching gift program. By taking advantage of your corporate matching gift program, you can maximize the value of your gift at no additional cost. Click to learn more about Matching Gifts.

In Memory or Honor of

Memorial gifts are a meaningful way to recognize or memorialize a friend, relative or colleague. The Farmingdale College Foundation will notify the honoree or relative regarding all gifts made in this way. For details about memorial giving opportunities, please contact Development and Alumni Engagement at 934-420-2142.


You may transfer stocks from your name to Farmingdale College Foundation, and your broker can assist you. Simply provide your broker with detailed instructions of the gift that you would like to make to The Farmingdale College Foundation, including the name of the stock and the number of shares to be transferred from your account to FSC. Your broker can deliver shares to:

VanguardDTC Number: 0062Account#: 88742291597Institutional Name: SUNY Farmingdale Foundation

Please call Matthew Colson, Vice President of Development & Communications, at 934-420-2142 or, to let us know the name of the stock and the number of shares you will be transferring to the Farmingdale College Foundation account at Vanguard. This information will help us provide you with proper gift acknowledgement. Please inform the Farmingdale College Foundation if you wish to donate securities other than stocks or ETFs (such as individual bonds, CDs, etc). Additional steps may be required in order to accept your gift.

IRA Charitable Rollover

(you must be at least 70 1/2 years of age to be eligible)

Contact your bank or broker who holds the IRA and ask them to issue a check payable to Farmingdale College Foundation and reference “Qualified Charitable Distribution” in the memo portion. They should then send the check directly to Farmingdale (not to you) at:

Farmingdale College Foundation
2350 Broadhollow Road
Horton Hall, Room 120
Farmingdale, NY 11735


Development & Alumni Engagement

The Office for Development and Alumni Engagement works closely with the Farmingdale College Foundation – raising and managing critical philanthropic dollars for the College, cultivating meaningful relationships with donors, corporate partners and community friends – and the Farmingdale Alumni Association, keeping our 100,000 alumni informed, engaged, proud, and supportive of the College, strengthening their lifelong connection to FSC students and each other.

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