Mail your gift to the Office of University Advancement, where all charitable contributions to MACU are processed:
Mid-America Christian University
Office of University Advancement
3500 SW 119th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73170
Notify us of your plan to make a gift of securities to Mid-America Christian University.
Many companies and foundations will double or even triple the value of charitable gifts made by employees and their spouses, board members, and retirees. Check with your employer to see if they offer charitable matching programs and maximize the impact of your giving.
With your authorization, MACU can debit your checking account in the amount you designate.
If you would like to donate personal property to MACU, please contact the University Advancement office at 405.692.3191. Gift of personal property require appraisal or advance approval in order to be accepted. Examples of property donated to MACU include art, equipment, collections, and books.
All gifts of real estate require prior approval by the university. A gift of real estate may be a principal residence or vacation residence, farm, commercial building, subdivision lot, or unimproved land. Our University Advancement office can walk you through the process of giving a gift of real estate.Contact University Advancement
The most common form of deferred or planned gift to support Mid-America Christian University is a bequest contained in a person's will or revocable (living) trust. The following language is an example of how a bequest to benefit MACU may be worded:
I give, devise and bequeath to Mid-America Christian University, a qualified 501(c)(3) charitable organization located in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, _____ percent of my residual estate (or a specific bequest of $__________, or other personal or real property appropriately described) for (unrestricted use or a specific college, school, program), to be used in accordance with the terms of the most recent written directive or fund agreement I have signed with the University, otherwise to be used as directed by the (e.g. President, Athletic Director, Department, etc.) at Mid-America Christian University.Contact University Advancement
A life income gift, such as a charitable gift annuity or a charitable remainder unitrust, can provide you and/or your loved ones with an income for the duration of your lives or for a specific number of years. You receive a current income tax dedication as well.
Naming Mid-America Christian University as a primary or contingent beneficiary of a private pension fund (e.g. IRA, SEP, 401(k)) can result in significant tax savings for your estate upon death.
You can generate a current income tax deduction by giving a home or farm to MACU, while retaining the right to use the property during your lifetime. The property will also be removed from your taxable estate.Contact University Advancement
Celebrating special occasions or honoring the memory of a friend or loved one is possible through a memorial gift. When you arrange for a memorial gift, you secure a lasting legacy and permanent place in Mid-America Christian University history.
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