Donor Advised Funds

Donor Advised Funds

A donor-advised fund (DAF) is a type of giving program that allows you to combine the most favorable tax benefits with the flexibility to easily support the University of Delaware. An increasingly popular charitable vehicle, DAFs are an excellent way to both simplify your giving and facilitate your strategic philanthropic goals.

Please be sure to note which area at the University you would like your gift to support.

Possible gift designations include:

  • Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics
  • College of Agriculture and Natural Resources
  • College of Arts and Sciences
  • College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment
  • College of Education and Human Development
  • College of Engineering
  • College of Health Sciences
  • UD Initiative Fund
  • UD Libraries
  • UD Athletic Fund (UDAF)
  • UD Parents Fund
  • UD Sustainability Fund
  • Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Laboratory

If you have any questions about where your gift can be designated, please contact or 866-535-4504.