Ways to Give

Ways to Give

There are many ways to give to Penn State Shenango. Please see the options below. If you would like more information, or to get assistance with giving options, please contact the Director of Development and Alumni Relations, Allison Engstrom at (724) 983-2907 or e-mail an inquiry to amb5159@psu.edu

Cash or Check  

Donations can be sent directly to the campus: 

Development and Alumni Relations
147 Shenango Ave.
Sharon, PA 16146 

Please include fund designation when sending your payment (i.e. – Heart of Shenango, Auditorium Renovations, etc.) .

Credit or Debit Card 

Complete the online giving form, making sure to designate Penn State Shenango when you are filling it out. 

Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) 

Complete a simple form to authorize Penn State to instruct your bank or savings institution to make monthly gift payments of $10.00 or more from the account you indicate. Within two months, you will begin to see the deducted amount on your account statement (deducted the first week of each month). The deduction will continue until you choose to cancel or change the amount of your monthly gift. 

To authorize Penn State to instruct your bank or savings institution to make monthly gift payments, print and complete the EFT authorization form and mail it along with a voided check to the following address: 

Office of Annual Giving
The Penn State University
27 Old Main
University Park, PA 16802-1500     

Please be sure to designate your giving to Penn State Shenango. 

Planned Giving 

Generosity comes in many forms, and it's often the best way for you to support important causes that matter the most to you in your life. When you give to Pennsylvania State University, you help enhance the campus experience for students and strengthen our teaching, research and service. 

Visit the Penn State gift planning website to learn about the different options available to you. We will work with you to find a charitable plan that lets you provide for your family and support Penn State. 

Payroll Deduction 

If you are a Penn State employee, download and complete the Faculty and Staff Contribution Form to make a gift to the University through your paycheck. Retired faculty and staff may use the Penn State Retired Faculty and Staff Contribution Form to arrange either reccurring or one-time contributions. Both forms allow you to designate your gift to the college, campus, or program of your choice. Send the completed form to: 

Office of Annual Giving
200 Bristol I
University Park, PA 16802  

Corporate Matching Gifts 

Corporate matching gifts are a great way for Penn State alumni, parents, and friends to maximize personal contributions to the University and increase the impact of their gift. By taking advantage of a company's matching gift benefit, you may be able to double or even triple the amount of a contribution. 

Visit giveto.psu.edu for more information.