Gifts of Cash

Benefits of Gifts of Cash

  • You can make an immediate impact on the Alumni Association’s mission.
  • You can take a charitable income tax deduction in the year you make the gift, reducing your taxes and the net cost of the gift.

How to make a gift of cash

Online – Just click here and complete our online donation form. Your gift will be processed quickly and safely using our secure server.

Phone – To make a gift by phone, call (212) 312-4894. Please have your credit card number, expiration date, security code, and daytime phone number ready.

Mail – You can send us a check or money order made out to the “Stuyvesant High School Alumni Association.” Please let us know if you want your gift used for a specific purpose by indicating that purpose either in the memo line or in a letter to us.

Mailing address
Stuyvesant High School Alumni Association
PO Box 3531
New York, NY 10008-3531

Wire Transfer – For specific instructions for wire or ACH transfers, please contact us at (212) 312-4894 or [email protected].

More on Gifts of Cash

If you send a check by mail, as long as it is postmarked by December 31st, the IRS will allow you to take a deduction in the year the check was mailed. Keep this in mind for year-end tax planning!

Contact us

If you have any questions about gifts of cash, please contact us. We would be happy to assist you and answer any questions that you have.



The Stuyvesant High School Alumni Association does not provide tax, legal or financial advice. Any document or information shared by our staff is intended to be educational. The Alumni Association strongly encourages all of our benefactors to seek counsel from their own legal and financial advisors. Please know that any information or documents shared by the Stuyvesant High School Alumni Association cannot be used to avoid tax-related penalties.