Support Dartmouth

There are many ways to give back. Consider how you can volunteer, share your wisdom, and donate.

Why We Give—and Give Again

A gift in support of our students or faculty can have positive effects that ripple across the globe.

Make a Gift

Learn about annual giving and its immediate impact, endowed gifts that benefit students in perpetuity, and planned giving—acts of generosity that may not be realized for decades.

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Annual Giving

Gifts to the Dartmouth College Fund provide nearly half of all undergraduate financial aid every year. It’s essential!

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Planned Giving

You can support future students by giving to Dartmouth through a bequest, annuity, 401(k), life insurance policy, and many other ways. And it’s easy.

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Endowment & Building Projects

Gifts to the endowment and building projects are powerful expressions of paying it forward for multiple generations.

The Impact of Giving

Without philanthropic giving, the full Dartmouth experience isn’t possible. The endowment and annual gifts provide approximately one-third of the College’s annual budget.

Leadership has a Big Impact

There are many ways to have a leadership role in the Dartmouth community. Here are a few.

Alumni Council

Alumni Council

Council members facilitate the exchange of information and ideas between alumni and the College and inspire volunteerism.

Community

Classes, Clubs, and Groups

A thriving alumni community needs dedicated volunteers who are passionate about Dartmouth’s future and love working with classmates and friends.

Campus Support

Dartmouth College Fund Committee

Committee members advise Dartmouth College Fund staff on strategic fundraising matters and provide alumni leadership for top philanthropic priorities.

Recognition

Each year, the College honors alumni through a series of special awards.

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Alumni Awards

Learn more about the awards and their recipients.

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Dartmouth College Fund Awards

These awards honor classes for their achievement.

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Honor Roll

Dartmouth recognizes each individual DCF donor.

The Call to Lead

Through The Call to Lead campaign, the Dartmouth community made a $3.8 billion investment in future generations that touches every corner of campus.

See How We Answered the Call