The Division of Development and Alumni Relations welcomes cash donations, although we strongly advise against sending cash via postal service or courier. To make a cash donation, we invite you to visit us at our office located at 2225 Georgia Avenue, NW, Suite 626, Washington, DC during our regular business hours (Monday - Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm)
When making a donation by check, regardless of the intended designation of your gift, please make the check payable to "Howard University". If you have a specific purpose in mind for your contribution, such as the Wall of Excellence Building Fund, Deans Circle, or support for a designated scholarship program for Howard students, please indicate your preference in the memo line of your check or include a note with your contribution. Your clear instructions ensure that your gift is allocated as you desire.
Please mail your check to:
For U.S. Mail
P.O. Box 417853
Boston, M.A. 02241-7853
For overnight delivery mail only (services that cannon be delivered to a PO Box address):
Bank of America Lockbox Services
Howard University Operating Account 417853
2 Morrissey Blvd.
Dorchester, MA 02125
To make a memorial or honorary gift by cash or check, begin by following the instructions above. Then, attach a note that includes the name of the person you or memorializing or honoring and the family contact name and address (for memorials) or the individual's name and address (for honorary gifts). We will notify the family/individual of your contribution.