Ways to Give

Ways to Give

There are many ways you can make a lasting contribution to Payne Theological Seminary. Gifts from alumni, parents, students and friends of Payne Theological Seminary sustain the seminary and support our unique learning community.


Charitable giving is a creative process that can change as your needs and wishes change. Your gift to the seminary can be applied to any program or project you choose.

How to Give

Give a gift online

Use your credit card to give to Payne via the web. It's easy and safe! You can specify the areas you wish to support with your gift and even verify if a matching gift program is offered by your employer.

Contact us by e-mail, postal mail or telephone for assistance

For more information or assistance, let us serve you. We welcome the opportunity to discuss all charitable gift options with you or with your attorney, accountant or financial advisor.

Types of Gifts

Cash Gifts

Gifts made by cash, check or credit card are simple and convenient. Your annual gift to Payne contributes to our shared success.

Securities and Property

Make a gift to the university and earn a charitable tax deduction in the process. Real estate, works of art, stocks or other securities may be the best charitable contribution you can make.

Planned Gifts

If you're looking for a way to balance charitable giving with your retirement needs or your estate planning efforts, consider making a planned gift.


Become a Payne volunteer and play a rewarding role in the seminary’s future. Opportunities for leadership, recruitment and mentoring abound.