Ways to Give

We appreciate your interest in supporting USC Shoah Foundation and invite you to learn more about the many ways to make a gift:

One Time Gifts

The simplest and easiest way to support USC Shoah Foundation is making an annual donation by cash, check or credit card. Cash and check donations are to be mailed to the following address:

USC Shoah Foundation
1150 S. Olive Street,
Suite 2400
Los Angeles, CA 90015

Credit card donations can be made online at sfi.usc.edu/givenow.

Recurring Gifts

Maximize your impact at USC Shoah Foundation with a monthly or yearly gift to support ongoing needs. Recurring donations can be made via a checking or savings account, or by credit card online at sfi.usc.edu/givenow.


Pledges can be made in support of USC Shoah Foundation, and are traditionally extended over a two- to three-year period. Payments may be made in cash, check, credit card or via appreciated securities.

Planned Gifts

If you would like to extend your support of USC Shoah Foundation and make a lasting impact, there are several vehicles to choose from, including life insurance, bequests, charitable trusts, bank accounts and annuities. Planned giving can be an ideal way to leave a legacy while minimizing your income, gift and estate taxes. Visit usc.plannedgiving.org for more information.

Matching Gifts

More than 7,500 companies nationwide match charitable contributions, amplifying the impact of your gift. If your employer (or parent company) has a matching gift program, obtain the form from your human resources office and enclose it with each payment. Visit matchinggifts.com/usc for more information.

Stock and Appreciated Securities

USC Shoah Foundation accepts gifts of stock or appreciated securities, whether as a transfer from a portfolio or investment in a corporation.

Tribute gifts

Individuals and organizations can give or direct tribute gifts to USC Shoah Foundation to commemorate events such as anniversaries, birthdays, graduations and Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, or to memorialize a friend or loved one.

Do you have questions?

Please contact our Advancement team with any questions about our ways to give.

Nick Kennedy
Associate Director of Annual Giving
(213) 740-5632 | nickkenn@usc.edu
Janiece Richard
Assistant Director of Annual Giving
(213) 821-9374 | janiecer@usc.edu