One Babson

One College. One Community. One Babson.  

There has never been a more important time for the Babson community to come together…as one. As we face unprecedented times and unexpected challenges related to the global health crisis, the Babson community is coming together on April 22 and 23 as One College, One Community, One Babson.

Over two days, we are encouraging alumni, parents, faculty, staff, and friends to come together as One Babson to support our students and campus community. 

Double Your Impact

Thanks to the generosity of an anonymous donor, every gift made during One Babson will be matched dollar for dollar up to $500,000.  On April 22 - 23 select the area that you'd like to double your impact.

Want to direct your gift elsewhere? Visit www.babson.edu/givenow and give to what you love at Babson. 

New Tax Benefits When You Give to Babson

Donors can give to Babson with the benefit of the new Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act—which provides temporary charitable giving incentives. 

- A gift to Babson in 2020 allows you to deduct up to $300 if you take a standard deduction (non-itemizing taxpayers).

- For those making significant cash donations (even from investments), there is a temporary suspension of adjusted gross income (AGI) limitations, allowing donors to deduct cash gifts up to 100% of your AGI in 2020 (as opposed to the current 60% of AGI). In addition, the deduction limit for corporations has been raised from 10% to 25% of taxable income. 

- If you are over 70½, consider directing some of your tax savings gained by the waived 2020 mandatory IRA distribution to Babson.

* These provisions do not apply to gifts to donor-advised funds and supporting organizations. Please consult with your tax advisor. 

Questions? Please email the Fund for Babson. 

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