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Donations to Other Charitable Organizations

The University is classified by the IRS as a tax-exempt charitable organization. As such, donations made by the University to other charitable organizations (with the exception of memorial gifts) is discouraged.

When necessary, payments to other charitable organizations must include documentation explaining the nature of the donation, the relationship to Brown University, and a copy of the organizations 501(c)3 certificate. All such payment request must be approved at the senior officer level.