Ways To Give

Make a Gift Online

Make a gift online using a credit or debit card here.

You may designate your gift to either the JYF Scholarship Fund or the JYF Program Support Fund, select the donation frequency that works best for you, and note if this gift qualifies for a matching gift from your employer.

JYF alumni who are not Sweet Briar alumnae may identify themselves as “Friend”.

If you need help with making a donation or have any questions, please call the Sweet Briar College Alumnae Relations and Development office at 800-381-6131.


Make checks payable to Sweet Briar College-JYF in Paris:

JYF in Paris
Sweet Briar College
P.O. Box 1075
Sweet Briar, VA 24595

Monthly Giving

Installment giving offers a convenient way for you to make the most of your gift to JYF. To set up an installment plan via credit card, contact Sweet Briar’s alumnae relations and development office by calling toll-free at 800-381-6131.

Matching Gifts

Many companies will match an employee’s gift to JYF. This benefit is often extended to spouses, retirees, and board members, as well.

Before you make a donation, check with your company’s HR office or use the search tool (Matching Gifts section) to see if your employer participates.


Gifts of appreciated securities can provide you with an income tax-charitable deduction and a capital gains tax savings. There are several ways to make a gift of securities to Sweet Briar: electronic transfer, mail or hand delivery.

It is important that before you make your gift, you notify Sweet Briar’s alumnae relations and development office of your intent by calling toll-free at 800-381-6131, or by sending an email to Paula Eanes at peanes@sbc.edu stating your name, address and the purpose for which the gift is being made.