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College Advancement staff members stand ready to assist you with any questions you may have regarding methods of giving as well as opportunities for funding.

Please feel free to contact us at or the following address or telephone number:

Hope College
Office of College Advancement
141 East 12th Street
DeWitt Center
Holland, MI 49423

616-395-7899 (fax)


Faculty/Staff Payroll Deduction

Please contact Kim Swartout with questions at 616.395.7339 or

First Name:

Last Name:

E-mail Address:



Payroll type:
Hourly   Salary

Total amount to deduct per pay $:
Please refer to the payroll deduction chart at the bottom of this page.

Designate your contribution:
Each deduction is per pay.
Total deductions should equal amount in Total box above.

Hope Fund

Hope Fund
Existing Scholarship (Please designate scholarship name in message box below)
Faculty/Staff Funded Minority Scholarship Fund
Faculty Support
Collaborative Research
Spiritual Life
International Education
Multicultural Education
Art Museum
Athletic Improvements
Concert Hall/Music Facility
Student Center
Engineering Addition
Patrons for the Arts
Other (Please specify in the message box below)

Message or Question:
Thank you!

Planned Giving: Please contact me regarding estate planning.

A Guide to Payroll Deduction:

Monthly Payroll Deduction
(24 periods)
Five Year Pledge

*Qualifies for induction to Second Century

I understand that this pledge does not represent a binding obligation on my part or on the part of my heirs. Contrubutions are deductible to the extent provided by the law. I also authorize this gift to be applied to any challenge gifts the college may receive.


The Hope Fund provides flexible, unrestricted dollars to support and enhance the academic mission of the college. An annual gift enables alumni, parents, and friends to partner in making a difference in the lives of many students. learn more

Scholarship support assures that future Hope students will enjoy the same educational opportunities as did past generations. learn more

Endowment supports nearly every activity at Hope, providing the resources essential for the college to perform at the very highest level. learn more

Although Hope is about more than bricks and mortar, capital projects provide the learning space and resources members of the Hope community need to achieve to their fullest potential. Learn more about our recent, current and upcoming projects

Developing your estate plans? Include Hope in your will or trust as a beneficiary. It is through a legacy contribution that Hope College has realized so many generous gifts over decades. After all, if we do not act on the premise of giving as those who gave before us, who will? learn more

External grant support for Hope programs and faculty reflects the high regard in which the college and its professors are held. learn more