Donor-Advised Funds

Thank you for your interest in supporting The University of Akron through a donor-advised fund.

Held by a financial institution:
Please use the tool below to direct gifts from your DAF account to The University of Akron Foundation.

  1. Select your financial institution from the drop-down menu.
  2. Indicate what you’d like your gift to support.
  3. Enter the gift amount.
  4. Follow prompts.

If you have any questions, please speak with your financial adviser and/or your DAF administrator.

Held by a community foundation:
Please contact your DAF administrator directly to make a gift. Please provide them with your gift amount, and designation, and have a check made payable to The University of Akron Foundation (tax ID: 34-6575496).

IMPORTANT: For current year eligibility, checks must be dated and postmarked on or before Dec. 31.

If you have questions, please contact Andrea Collins at 330-972-8381 or



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