Frequently Asked Questions

Where will my gift have the great impact?

Unrestricted gifts to the Dean’s Fund for Excellence in Public Health give us the greatest flexibility in meeting the mission and vision for the School.

How does this gift support the A State of Minds Campaign?

The A State of Minds Campaign is a multi-year comprehensive fund raising campaign by the WVU Foundation to raise $1B in support of WVU students and WVU priorities. Gifts received until December 31, 2017, will be recognized as supporting this record setting campaign.

Can I give anonymously?

We respect your right to privacy in your giving decisions. Although, listing your name could well leverage additional support by setting an example to others through your philanthropy. Allowing us to tell the story of your generosity could serve as a motivator for others to follow your lead.

What are the tax benefits of supporting the School of Public Health?

As a 501(c)(3) organization, gifts to the WVU Foundation, the fiscal agent for West Virginia University donors, are tax deductible as allowed by law.