Why Give?

Your gift through The Fund for Babson is a great way to pay tribute to those people and experiences that made Babson so special to you—and ensure that today’s students have the same opportunities and experiences that shaped your future.
When you give through The Fund for Babson, your gift goes to work right away—and in the way you want it. You may direct your gift to the area you are most passionate about, whether it is the program, club, or sport that was most meaningful to you, or the unrestricted fund that supports the school’s most pressing priorities—financial aid, faculty excellence, and student life.
Your gift of any size not only directly benefits the area of the College most meaningful to you, it also helps to build a critical mass of alumni and parent participation that factors into Babson’s worldwide rankings and reputation.


What is Babson’s fiscal year?

Babson’s fiscal year runs from July 1 to June 30.

What does an unrestricted gift through The Fund for Babson support?

The Fund for Babson provides the College with resources that it can use immediately to support students and faculty in the undergraduate and graduate programs. Typically, these funds support three broad, mission-critical areas:
  • Scholarships and Fellowships. The Fund for Babson enables talented students to attend Babson, enrich life on campus, and use their Babson education to transform enterprises and communities around the world.
  • Faculty Excellence. The Fund for Babson supports our exceptional faculty, helping them provide the best mentorship to students, conduct the most groundbreaking research, and advance the teaching of entrepreneurship.
  • Student Life. The Fund for Babson makes possible the many cocurricular activities that provide opportunities for students to build new connections, put classroom learning into practice, and acquire valuable skills for their careers.
If you would prefer, you may direct your gift to the area of the College that is most meaningful to you, whether it is athletics, specific academic programs, or other aspect of the Babson experience.

What are the tax benefits of making a gift to Babson?

All gifts to Babson are tax deductible in accordance with IRS regulations. Babson provides donors with a tax receipt.

Whom do I contact for more information about The Fund for Babson?

You may contact Erin Martinovich, director of the Fund for Babson, at 781-239-4393.