Why Give?

Ways to Give

GiveGifts to the U.S. Naval Academy Foundation make possible a "margin of excellence" at the Naval Academy. Private giving meets the growing need for enhanced and new programs, facilities, and faculty over and above the basic sufficiency provided by federal funding. Whether designated for a capital project such as the renovated Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, a scholarship for a prospective midshipman through the Athletic & Scholarship Program, or a Distinguished Visiting Professor, donations transform the Naval Academy from good to great and support the Brigade of Midshipmen. 

We invite you to invest in excellence at the Naval Academy.

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• Standard Checks: make payable to the U.S. Naval Academy Foundation and mail directly to our bank (Truist) processing center:

U.S. Naval Academy Foundation
PO Box 79169
Baltimore, MD 21279

• Checks and/or legal/gift documentation (specifically to the Office of Planned Giving) should be sent via FedEx or Registered USPS Mail to:

U.S. Naval Academy Foundation
301 King George Street
Annapolis, MD 21403

• Credit Card: Call Gift Processing 410-295-4115 or Give Online


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Planned Gifts: Bequests, charitable gift annuities, trusts, real property, and life insurance.

Matching Gifts: Many employers will match any charitable contribution made by their employees, and sometimes their retired employees as well. These matches can double or triple the size of your gift.

Tribute Gifts

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