Giving Back

Your donations can help sustain the program in so many ways. An easy way to donate to the Women’s and Gender Studies program is to support 49ers for Feminism.

Become a 49er for Feminism

What is a 49er for Feminism?

49ers for Feminism is the Women’s and Gender Studies annual giving program. A 49er for Feminism is anyone (faculty, staff, student, alumni, or community member) who supports the Women’s and Gender Studies Program with a tax deductible gift.

Why should I give?

The Women’s and Gender Studies Program relies on your support to sustain and enhance the valuable services and unique opportunities that extend beyond that the classroom that we provide on campus and in the community. Whenever you give, whatever the size, your gift makes a difference.

What will my gift be used for?

Your gift will help the Women’s and Gender Studies Program educate campus and community about gender issues. Your support allows us to continue to bring high caliber speakers like Naomi Wolf, bell hooks, Keith Boykin, and Gloria Steinem to campus. It will also support educational workshops for students, faculty/staff, and community members. Finally, your gift supports students by helping them to travel to conferences and workshops at other campuses.

How can I give?

The Women’s and Gender Studies Program is growing and needs your help. Your gift will help us educate the campus and community about women’s and gender issues. All contributions are tax deductible. Pay by check by printing, completing, and mailing this form along with a check. Make checks payable to the UNC Charlotte Foundation.

* Please return to:

Women’s and Gender Studies
UNC Charlotte
9201 University City Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28223

You can also give online by clicking here. Make sure to designate your gift to Women’s and Gender Studies. On the 2nd page under gift designation select “Other” and then type “Women’s and Gender Studies” or “OUTspoken” in the description box.

Faculty and staff of UNC Charlotte can make their gift via payroll deduction.

Can I make a pledge “In Honor” of someone?

Yes, show you care by making a pledge in honor of someone special. Provide their name and address and an acknowledgement will be sent to them.

Are contributions tax-deductible?

Yes, to the extent allowed by law. IRS regulations require certain documentation from you if you are claiming your contribution as a deduction. We advise that all contributors keep a copy of their pledge receipt and their end-of-year payroll deposit slip and that you consult with your financial adviser for additional information.