Gifts of Securities & Wire Transfers

Information for Securities, Wire or ACH Transfers to
Lewis University

Thank you for your interest in learning more about making gifts of securities and cash.

Stock / Mutual Fund Gifts

Donating appreciated stock and mutual funds are one of the most tax-efficient ways to make a charitable gift. To learn more about the charitable and tax benefits that you may be entitled to, please contact the office of University Advancement directly.

Wire / ACH Transfers

If you have concerns about the security of sending cash donations through the mail, Lewis University suggests a wire or ACH transfer between your financial institution and the University's bank.

To receive encrypted gifting instructions or for general questions, please contact Brandon Hoeft, Executive Director of Development JD, MBA, CFRE at (815) 836-5399 or

As always, thank you for your support of Lewis University and its students!