York Giving Tuesday
What is #YorkGivingTuesday and when will it take place?
#YorkGivingTuesday is the college’s annual 24-hour giving campaign, which aims to inspire students, faculty/staff and the college community to support the teaching, research and community service of York College. On Tuesday, December 3, 2019, lets come together for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity and to give back.
What causes can I donate to on #YorkGivingTuesday?
You may donate to any scholarship, award or school department listed on the College’s website. This includes:
- Institutional Advancement (The Fund for York)
- The School of Health Sciences and Professional Programs
- Alumni Association Inc.
Who benefits from my donation?
The students. The Fund for York is an unrestricted fund that leverages support for the College in a variety of ways. Donations to the fund make it possible for the college to address financial emergencies without losing momentum as it strives towards academic excellence. The fund assists in student retention and enhances their leaning experience. Last year, through the Fund for York, the college was able to send 10 students and their faculty advisor on a study abroad trip.
Why should I give to #YorkGivingTuesday?
The gifts of many come together to support the one-of-a-kind educational experience. It allows us to allocate funds to the areas that are needed most. These areas include immediate scholarships, study abroad, faculty development, campus-wide technology access, and the upkeep of the campus.
How can I participate?
- Online: https://york.cunytuesday.org/
- In-Person: York College Atrium from 10:00 AM- 7:00 PM
- Mail(Check): York College/The City University of New York
Office of The Institutional Advancement
94-20- Guy R. Brewer Blvd.
Jamaica, NY 11451
Can I give through payroll deductions?
Yes, only if you are an employee of York College/CUNY.
Is my donation tax-deductible?
Yes. Donors may deduct contributions to the York College Foundation as it is recognized as 501(c)3 by the Internal Revenue Service. EIN: 11-2982841