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Partnerships and Giving at Southwestern

Southwestern ministry partners are a group of friends and donors who make a positive impact in the lives of God-called men and women who are engaging in Christian ministry. Through their stewardship, prayers, and financial support, friends, alumni, churches, and business partners make it possible to provide a world-class theological education that equips students in their response to God’s call on their lives.

Below you will find several partnership opportunities that directly support our students and mission.

Partner

Partner

Give Now

Give Now

Women’s Auxiliary

Women's Auxiliary

Other Ways to Give

Corporate Matching Gifts

You may be able to multiply the value of your gift by participating in a corporate matching program. For more information on setting up a matching gift contribution, please contact our office at 817.923.1921 x7200.

Stock Gifts

gift of stock may be given to Southwestern Seminary through the Office of Institutional Advancement. Gifts of stock to the seminary are tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law and may allow you to avoid capital gains taxes on the appreciated value of your investment. Stock gifts made to the seminary may eliminate taxes on capital gains and offer a beneficial tax incentive in your financial planning. If you have questions about giving stock or want to make a gift of stock, please contact one of our development officers at 817.923.1921 x7200.

Real Estate

gift of real estate property can be conveyed to Southwestern as a current gift or a planned gift. Real estate gifts may be given as a retained life estate or a bequest. By converting a home, farm, ranch, commercial property or other real estate property to Southwestern, you can avoid capital gains taxes and received a charitable income tax deduction.

Amazon Smile

 Visit smile.amazon.com and select Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary as your charitable organization. Thereafter, every purchase you make through Amazon Smile will generate a small percentage of the purchase price to Southwestern.

PayPal

Ministry partners who prefer to use their PayPal account to make donations can do so here. Include your mailing address during checkout for proper acknowledgement of your donation.

Planned Gifts

Deferred gifts help ensure our future while providing you with a means to define your Christian legacy while possibly minimizing or eliminating estate taxes. Various planned giving tools are available to assist you in your estate planning, including the opportunity to receive income for life and provide a steady income stream for the seminary. Please visit our planned giving website below to assist you with defining your legacy while possibly minimizing or eliminating estate taxes.

Refer a Student

Many times, the best and most effective way you can support Southwestern is by guiding future Southwesterners to our campus. So if you know a man or woman whom you believe would benefit from education at Southwestern Seminary or Scarborough College, then let us know by sending us their name and contact information, along with any other relevant information, to friendsofsouthwestern@swbts.edu.