Ways to Give

There are many ways to give to the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, including cash, stocks and bonds, and planned estate gifts. You may choose to direct your gift to one of our funds, or you may make a general gift which will be applied to the area of greatest need within the department. Thank you for your donation.

To help you coordinate your gift, please contact:

Melissa DeCesare
Director of Development
(212) 305-4379

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Cash or Check

Please make your check payable to The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York and send to:

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Columbia University Irving Medical Center
630 West 168th St, VP&S 2-421
New York, NY 10032
Attn: Jamie Bienstock

Stocks and Securities

Your gift of stocks or securities can offer significant benefits such as a charitable tax deduction and can help you bypass the capital gains tax. For more information, please contact Melissa DeCesare at md3895@cumc.columbia.edu.

Planned Gifts

Planned gifts, including bequests, life insurance, and real estate can offer significant estate-tax and income benefits, often allowing donors to make larger gifts than would otherwise be possible. For more information, please contact Melissa DeCesare at md3895@cumc.columbia.edu.

Matching Gifts

To double the impact of your contribution, you can take advantage of a matching gift from your employer. Find out if your employer has a matching gift program.

Endowed Gifts

An endowed gift supports the department in perpetuity. Your gift is invested, with the generated income directed to the area of your choice. Endowed gifts are an excellent way to honor a family member, mentor, or someone in the department who is important to you. Through your gift, the honored name lives on forever. For more information, please contact Melissa DeCesare at md3895@cumc.columbia.edu.