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Important Information About 2021 Gifts

As 2021 draws to a close, we thank you for your support of University of Hawai‘i students, faculty, programs and research. Your gifts are making an extraordinary impact statewide.

The Consolidated Appropriations Act 2021

The Consolidated Appropriations Act 2021 (H.R. 133) extends several provisions of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act – including allowances for donors to deduct their gifts to public charities against their 2021 adjusted gross income. To learn more, consult your financial advisor or the Congressional record of the Consolidated Appropriations Act.

Holiday Hours

We will be closed on Friday, December 24th and Friday, December 31st in observance of Christmas and New Year’s, respectively.

Gifts by Credit Card

Gifts can be made by credit card here. For a 2021 gift, please ensure your credit card transactions are entered and processed by Friday, December 31, 2021. Should you have any questions concerning this, please contact us at (808) 376-7842 by Thursday, December 30, 2021.

Make a Gift

 

Gifts by Mail

For a 2021 gift, please mail to the UHF main office address along with a completed gift form:

University of Hawai‘i Foundation
Attn: Gift Processing
1314 S King St Ste B
Honolulu, HI 96814

Gifts by Check

We would like to remind you that the date on the tax receipt denotes when we processed your gift and does not indicate the date your gift was made. While you should consult with your CPA or tax preparer to determine the tax consequences of your donation, the date you hand delivered or mailed your donation is generally recognized as the gift date.

Please ensure:

  • Your check is mailed and post marked no later than Friday, December 31, 2021 OR 
  • Your check is hand delivered to our office located at 1314 South King Street, Suite B, Honolulu, HI 96814 by 11:00am Thursday, December 30, 2021

Gifts of Securities

Please allow for additional processing time for securities.  
 
For a 2021 securities gift processed through a broker, please ensure that the securities are transferred from the broker of origin and received by the Foundation’s broker by Wednesday, December 15, 2021. Please note, if the securities are in physical form or are not processed through a broker, please allow for additional processing time.

Should you have any questions concerning this, please contact our Fiscal department at (808) 376-7857 as soon as possible, or no later than Thursday, December 15, 2021.

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Gifts of Mutual Funds

Please allow for additional processing time for mutual funds.

To ensure a 2021 mutual fund gift, please contact our Fiscal department at (808) 376-7857 as soon as possible, or no later than Wednesday, December 15, 2021.