Dec 5, 2013
From staff reports
Ohio University will be closed from Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2013, through Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, and will re-open on Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014. Campus mail will not be delivered. If you have any questions about making a year-end gift, please visit ohio.edu/yearendgift, call 740-593-2636 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note the details below to ensure that your gift is received and processed:
Online Gifts: We will issue a 2013 tax receipt for online gifts submitted by Dec. 31, 2013, at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST). Gifts made online after 11:59 p.m. EST will be issued a 2014 tax receipt. To make your gift online, visit www.ohio.edu/give.
Phoned-in credit card gifts: You must call 740-593-2636 by Dec. 23, 2013, at 5 p.m. in order to ensure 2013 tax deduction eligibility. After 5 p.m., please use the secure, online giving form at www.ohio.edu/give.
Mailed-in credit card gifts: Mailed-in credit card gifts must be received by The Ohio University Foundation by Dec. 20, 2013, in order to ensure 2013 tax deduction eligibility (regardless of the postmark date).
Mailed-in checks: Mailed-in checks must be postmarked by Dec. 31, 2013, AND the check must be dated on or before Dec. 31, 2013.
Electronically Transferred Gifts of Securities:
The Ohio University Foundation’s broker will be available to accept electronically transferred gifts of securities during the closure period. We will issue a 2013 tax receipt for gifts of securities received on or before Dec. 31, 2013. Please click here for stock transfer instructions.
For further information, please visit ohio.edu/yearendgift.