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Making a Gift to King

CARES Act Giving Incentives

  1. CARES Act Provides a Charitable Gift Deduction for Non-Itemizers: A special tax-deduction is allowed for non-itemizers who make charitable gifts of up to $300 for individuals and $600 for married filing jointly or separately in 2021. For itemizers, the rules allowing charitable gift deductions remain the same.
  2. Individual Donors: The adjusted gross income (AGI) limit for cash contributions was increased. For cash contributions made in 2021, you can now elect to deduct up to 100% of your AGI (increased from 60 %).
  3. Corporate Donors: The AGI limit for cash contributions was also increased. Corporations can now deduct up to 25% of taxable income (increased from 10 %).

Ways to Give

Give a One-Time Online Gift Here 

Setup a Recurring Online Gift Here

We accept:

  • MasterCard
  • Visa
  • Discover Card
  • American Express
  • Debit Card

Make your check payable to King University and mail to:

King University
Advancement Office
1350 King College Road
Bristol, TN  37620

Call the Advancement Office at (800)621-5464 or direct at (423)652-4864 and ask for a Charitable Gift Planner:

  • Brent Davison, Vice President for Advancement
  • Larry Foster, Senior Director of Advancement


Donating appreciated stock or other securities is a great way to help King University meet its mission. You can avoid capital gains and receive a tax deduction on the appreciated value of the stock.

Please contact Brent Davison, Vice President for Advancement at [email protected] for assistance with securities gifts.

Please advise checks to be made payable to King University and mail to:

King University
Advancement Office
1350 King College Road
Bristol, TN 37620

Make the most of your gift to King. More than 8,000 companies offer corporate matching gift programs. Participating companies may double or even triple your gift. Contact your employer and ask if they offer a matching gift program.

When you make a gift to King University, please include notice that you have requested a matching gift.  Advancement Services will work with you to facilitate the matching gift.  Please include:

  • Employer’s name, address and phone
  • Matching gift company’s name, address, and phone (if different, i.e. parent company)
  • Percentage match

Advancement Services will notify you when the matching gift is received by the University.

Contact Brent Davison, Vice President for Advancement for charitable gift planning assistance.

Go to Gift Planning

Information on making gifts of:

  • IRA Rollover
  • Art, collectibles, automobiles, and other personal property
  • Real Estate
  • Retained Life Interest in Real Estate
  • Bequests
  • Life Insurance
  • Gifts that Pay You Income
    • Charitable Gift Annuities
    • Charitable Trusts

King University employees may arrange to have monthly gifts deducted from their paycheck. Please email [email protected] for more information or call the office at (423) 652-4864.

Contact the Advancement Office at 423.652.4864 or [email protected] for assistance with your gift, or connect with a representative directly: