Our Development staff is always ready to help you understand your giving options and support your giving preferences. Feel free to connect with them at our Development Staff page or donate here at any time.
There are various ways you can support Loras College, including:
Please use our online giving form to quickly and securely make a gift to Loras College using your credit card. You may specify an area where you would like your gift to be used, and indicate if your gift is in honor of someone special.
GivE by Mail
Please make your check payable to Loras College and send it to:
Office of Institutional Advancement
1450 ALTA VISTA ST.
DUBUQUE IA 52001
Give by Wiring Funds
To wire funds to Loras College, please contact Rosemary Hopkins, at 563-588-7578 for specific instructions.
Under the extended charitable IRA legislation for 2013, if you’re 70½ or older, you can make charitable gifts now to Loras College using funds from your individual retirement accounts (IRAs) without undesirable tax effects.
Give Appreciated Stocks or Other Assets
A contribution of common stocks to Loras College is a win-win situation.
Assuming the stock has appreciated in value:
The contributor gets to use the higher, appreciated value (not the lower purchase price) for the amount of the charitable contribution for tax deduction purposes.
The contributor does not have a taxable long or short-term capital gain.
The College, as a non-profit organization, does not have to pay taxes on the gift or gain.
If stocks are held in “street name” in a brokerage account, direct your broker/dealer to transfer the contributed stock, via DTC as follows:
To: Cetera Financial Group
DTC # 0701
FBO: Loras College, Dubuque, Iowa
If stocks are held in certificate form, on the back, assign the certificate to Loras College, Dubuque, IA and sign and date at the bottom. Attach a letter of instruction, indicating you wish to transfer the stock to Loras College and direct the shares to be deposited into our Cetera account # 52625041.
Visit the Planned Giving page to learn more about different kinds of assets you can use to make a gift to Loras College.