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We are in uncertain times. School closures and quarantine protocols related to COVID-19 are having a disproportionate impact on our scholars. Many have lost access to jobs, safe housing, healthy meals, and vital technology. Our scholars need the support of the Pullman Scholar Community today.

Keeping the American Dream on Track


of your gifts to providing more scholarships to smart, ambitious students

The George M. Pullman Educational Foundation is a 501(c)(3) private operating foundation. All gifts are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law and acknowledged with a letter for your tax records.

Ways to give

Monthly Gifts

A monthly gift is a wonderful way to sustain your giving throughout the year. The amount you choose will be charged automatically each month, and can be modified at any time.

Honor & Memorial Gifts

Honor a friend or loved one with a gift to the Foundation. The person or next of kin will receive a personalized note notifying them of your generosity.

Planned Giving

A planned gift to the Foundation will help ensure the fulfillment of our mission for years to come. With a gift made through securities or other assets, bequest in your will, insurance policy, IRA or other retirement plans you can leave your legacy to the Foundation.

Matching Gifts

Matching gift programs have the potential of doubling or even tripling the amount of your gift through your employer, even if you are retired. Contact your employer or the Foundation for more info.

Ways to Give
Stock & Securities

Donating stocks or appreciated securities invests in the future of the Pullman Scholars. As a perk, donating stock has benefits, such as a charitable tax deduction and a reduction of capital gains tax that would be due if you sold the securities.

Retirement Accounts

Continue your legacy of hard work by donating to the Foundation through your IRA.
If you are 70 ½ years old or older you may give through your retirement accounts and receive unique tax benefits.

Donor-Advised Funds

As a 501(c)(3) private operating foundation, the Pullman Foundation is eligible to receive distributions from donor-advised funds.

Family Philanthropy

Help the Foundation continue to grow the Pullman Scholar Community with a grant from your private family foundation.