The Development Office is your one-stop-shop for making a gift that impacts the lives of deaf and hard of hearing students. In addition to fundraising, we partner with faculty, staff, and administrators to develop competitive external grant proposals.

A financial contribution of any amount enables Gallaudet to grow workforce-ready graduates and create life-changing opportunities for deaf and hard of hearing students.

Whether you decide to support Gallaudet by making an annual gift, a special gift, or a planned gift, we’re grateful for your support.

Gallaudet also gratefully accepts gifts made by corporations and foundations, gifts-in-kind, and corporate matching gifts. Please consider giving online or contact us about other ways you can support Gallaudet University.

Ways To Give

Foundation Relations

Operating within Gallaudet University's Office of Development, our team is fully committed to assisting faculty and staff members who are seeking private funding from foundations and corporations. We are dedicated to fostering relationships with foundations that reflect and support our University's priorities. We bring funding...

Fund Campaigns

Check out all the open funds below!

Giving at Gallaudet

Gallaudet University makes a significant impact on the lives of students, from making friends and meaningful connections, to learning and academic growth, to internship and job opportunities, and even to living in vibrant, exciting Washington, D.C. Our donors give to Gallaudet University because they appreciate...


Necessity of Now Matching Fund

Please join in donating to the Necessity of Now. Your gift is a powerful declaration of support for the Black Deaf community and for equitable and inclusive access to education and opportunities for Deaf and signing people. With support from donors like you, Gallaudet will...


Contact Us

Development Office

Denison House 101

(202) 250-2943

(202) 651-5410

(202) 651-5467

9:00 am-5:00 pm
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