Donations can be made securely online. You can make a recurring or a one-time gift today and designate the gift in honor, memory, or support of a specific person, e.g. a GIVEN Alumna or a religious sister.

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Partial and Full Scholarships are needed to support women who take a vow of poverty to be able to participate in GIVEN programming. Meeting a variety of sisters is a critical aspect of the Forum!


Sponsor a participant of the GIVEN Forum by a generous Impact Investment Scholarship! This helps cover the cost of young women’s registrations as well as the mentoring year following the Forum.


The GIVEN Institute is a 501c3 tax-exempt organization and is listed in the Official Catholic Directory.

All donations are fully tax-deductible.

Donations can be mailed to P.O. Box 103, Upper Falls, MD 21156. GIVEN’s EIN is 82-4360581.


Want to help make a difference while you shop in the Amazon app, at no extra cost to you? Simply follow the instructions below to select “Given Institute Inc” as your charity and activate AmazonSmile in the app. They’ll donate a portion of your eligible mobile app purchases to us. You can also use Amazon Smile on the web by starting from the URL Choose Given Institute Inc as your charity and GIVEN receives a portion of every purchase you make. It’s free for you!

How it works on the mobile app:
1. Open the Amazon app on your phone
2. Select the main menu (=) & tap on “AmazonSmile” within Programs & Features
3. Select “Given Institute Inc” as your charity
4. Follow the on-screen instructions to activate AmazonSmile in the mobile app