Alumni and Friends

Institutional Advancement

Ways to Give

Ways to Give

Give Now Online
Give by Check or Money Order
Matching Gifts - Double or Triple Your Gift!
Planned Giving
Give a Gift of Stocks and Bonds
Give a Gift of Real Estate
Give a Gift In Kind
Give a Gift of Retirement Assets
Give a Gift of Insurance


Give Now Online

Whether you are giving a one-time gift or you would like to enroll in monthly giving, you can do it all here in one place with your credit or debit card. It’s quick, easy, and best of all it is completely secure. To get involved and partner with us immediately, click here to give online.

Give by Check or Money Order

If your preferred method of giving is by check or money order, please make your gift payable to California Baptist University, denoting your designation, and mail it to the address below:

California Baptist University
Office of Institutional Advancement
8432 Magnolia Avenue
Riverside, CA 92504

Matching Gifts - Double or Triple Your Gift!

Over 75,000 companies match their employee contributions to non-profit organizations. Your company may be one of them! Go to our Matching Gifts page to see if your company matches charitable contributions.

Planned Giving

Leave a legacy at California Baptist University by providing current and future funding through cash, equity or property. Planned gifts can be given for any amount and for any purpose whether for current or deferred use. They also help serve the needs of the university, while suiting the interest of the donor. Types of planned gifts include:

  • Wills and bequests
  • Annuities
  • Trusts

Give a Gift of Stock and Bonds

A gift of stocks or bonds are a great way to support CBU.  One of the many benefits are they are a way to get a tax deductible gift while avoiding capital gains taxes.  For more information or to make a gift of stocks or bonds, contact us at giving@calbaptist.edu.

Give a Gift of Real Estate

A gift of your real property (such as your home, vacation property, vacant land, farmland or ranch or commercial property) can make a great gift. If you own appreciated real property, you can avoid paying capital gains tax by making a gift to us.

Give a Gift In Kind

You can also help make a difference by donating non-monetary goods that can be used to help advance the mission of California Baptist University. Gifts in kind range from tangible personal property like real estate, equipment, and books, to intangible personal property like securities, patents, and licenses. These gifts are highly valuable and can greatly benefit the university both now and in the future.

Give a Gift of Retirement Assets

A gift of your retirement assets, such as a gift from your IRA, 401k, 403b, pension or other tax deferred plan, is an excellent way to make a gift. By making a gift of your retirement assets, you will help further our work.

Give a Gift of Insurance

A gift of your life insurance policy is an excellent way to make a gift to us. If your life insurance policy is no longer needed or will no longer benefit your survivors consider making a gift and help further our mission.

There are many other ways to support CBU. If you have any questions please contact the Office of Institutional Advancement at (951) 343-4215