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strengthen your community by giving

How do you want to make a difference? Your gift can be directed where it is needed most or to a program of your choice.  

You can make a positive change happen in our community through the Bennion Center's powerful programs. Your gift contributes to a more inclusive, healthy, just, and resilient community and helps our students become the leaders of tomorrow. Donate today!

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Ways to Give

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Areas of Greatest Need

Your gift will make an impact where your generosity is needed most.

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Give Monthly

Sign up to give automatically each month.

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Give to a
Specific Program

Make a gift to a specific Bennion Center program you care about.

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Become an individual or corporate sponsor for one of many Bennion Center events and projects throughout the year.

giving is easy:


Give online any time or day. Click Here

Give by PHONE

801-581-3720 | Toll Free 800-716-0377 
Call during regular business hours (Monday-Friday, 8 AM to 5 PM MST)

Give by MAIL

Send a check or money order payable to “University of Utah – Bennion Center” to: 

Development Office 
P.O. Box 410481 
Salt Lake City, UT 84141-0481


other ways to make a difference:


Endowments provide stable funding that sustain the Bennion Center in perpetuity. With an endowment, you can create a scholarship, support a program, fund general operating costs, or whatever matters most to you. Contact or 801-585-0093 to learn more.


To learn more, contact or 801-585-0745 | toll free 800-716-0377. Information is also available on the Development Office website.


Many employers will match your contribution. To learn if your employer will match your gift, simply use the U's Matching Gifts Employer Search Engine.

Leave a LEGACY

Support the Bennion Center with a gift through your will or trust. Planned gifts, such as a Charitable Remainder Trust, can actually increase your available income by making a generous gift to the Bennion Center. Contact us to discuss the benefits of effective estate planning. Click here to learn more or contact Jessica Nelson, JD, the Director of Planned Giving at or 801-585-5950.

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Smith's Inspiring Donations

Smith’s Inspiring Donations will donate 0.5% of every purchase you make. Log into your Smith's Food & Drug account, then click on the following in the order shown below:

  1. Go to My Account 
  2. Click Inspiring Donations
  3. Search for U of U - Bennion Center (by name or the code QK633)
  4. Click Enroll

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Thank you for your generous support!

Last Updated: 3/15/21