Ways to Give

Invest in futures

Help close the gender and racial wealth gap.

A gift to the Jeannette Rankin Foundation

strengthens resilience and empowers women 35 and older to complete their college education and build a better future for themselves, their families and their communities.

“We are proud to earn the highest seal of transparency among U.S. nonprofits.”

— Karen Sterk, Jeannette Rankin Foundation CEO

Prefer to send a check?

Please mail checks to: Jeannette Rankin Foundation, 1 Huntington Road, Suite 701, Athens, GA 30606

Endow a Rankin Foundation Scholar Grant

Would you like to establish a legacy in education or honor a special person who inspired your education or supported your dreams?

Sponsor a Scholar

Would you like to sponsor a Rankin Foundation Scholar? Your investment of $3,000 will provide a Rankin Foundation Scholar with unrestricted funds for one school year.


Inspire others to give to the Jeannette Rankin Foundation by raising funds through social media, birthday and celebration fundraisers, and our annual STAR Party.


Give the gift of time and passion by volunteering with the Jeannette Rankin Foundation. We could not do our impactful work without our volunteers.

Other ways to give

Workplace giving

Your employer likely has a workplace giving or gift matching program. Please talk to your HR office to make hassle-free donations directly from your paycheck.

Corporate partnerships

We offer custom sponsorship opportunities that put brands and organizations in front of a national audience who believes in the power of women and education.

Monthly giving

Monthly gifts provide year-round coaching and case management to support Scholars as they navigate college life, family commitments and career goals.

Contact Us

Have a question about giving or would like to discuss options? We look forward to answering your questions and exploring giving options that work best for you.

“My mom dropped out of college to have me. She was fortunate enough to return later and finish and get her Masters in Social Work. I am donating in her honor.”

Jill S.
New York, Rankin Foundation donor

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Thank you for your support!

We could not do this life-changing work without you.

The Jeannette Rankin Foundation is a 501c3 nonprofit organization.

Tax ID 58-1273122