Commerce 1977

Donate to Commerce 1977

Consider making a donation to The BCom'77 Endowment Fund and/or The W. G. Leonard Award

Help us continue to build our Commerce ’77 Endowment fund and increase the impact it’s already having on the School. Our fund continues to help the Dean by providing flexible funding to support important initiatives such as faculty recruitment and retention, student support, research support, academic visitors, and teaching.

Or you can also support the W. G. Leonard Award, which is annually awarded to a graduating student or a student entering their fourth year who attains the highest aggregate mark in the undergraduate course in taxation.

The collective impact of our support is making an impact, and your contribution is greatly appreciated. Please consider making a gift or pledge today.

Give a gift of securities 

There are considerable tax advantages to making a gift of appreciated securities (stocks and bonds). You and your broker can electronically transfer these types of gifts into the Queen’s account.

Matching gifts from your employer

Many companies have a program that will partially or fully match your gift to Smith School of Business. To find out if your employer has a matching gift program, check with your human resources department or visit

Giving from the United States

U.S. based alumni and relatives can make donations directly to the University under the Canada-United States Income Tax Convention.

Gifts from other American citizens or residents, gifts from corporations and matching gifts, foundations, trusts and IRA accounts should be directed to the U.S. Foundation for Queen's University at Kingston (Employer ID 52-1960422). Our U.S. Foundation is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization recognized under the U.S. Internal Revenue Code.

Benefits of Giving through the U.S. Foundation

  • Receive personal tax deduction of up to 50% of adjusted gross income annually; and/or
  • Reduction or elimination of capital gains tax for gifts of securities, real estate and other appreciated property.
  • American corporations may offer matching contributions for gifts made by their employees to the U.S. Foundation for Queen's University, and claim a deduction of up to 10% of taxable income.

Mailing Address for U.S. Foundation 

US Foundation for Queen's University at Kingston
5614 Connecticut Ave NW
Box 130
Washington DC 20015-2604

Please call 1-800-267-7837 to find out more about making a gift to the US Foundation for Queen's University at Kingston.

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