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Why Giving Matters

Giving matters because the quality of an Amherst education and the College’s commitment to educational opportunity depend on it. Learn more about how your gift works for Amherst.

Donors Make a Difference

 Julie Whitney ‘90

Julie Whitney ’90

Start-Up Funds for Students

Helping students with the small, incidental expenses can have an outsized effect on a student’s time at Amherst.

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Choose to Support What Matters to You

From the study of neuroscience to classical Greek, Amherst offers choices. Now, so does the Annual Fund. We invite you to designate your gift to where it matters most to you.