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Giving By Mail
Literacy First staff are currently working remotely part-time. If you wish to donate by mail, please send checks via USPS to P.O. Box 7458 Austin, TX 78713-7458 for efficient processing. Checks should be made out to “UT-Austin”. Please be sure to include “Literacy First” in the memo line for proper distribution of funds.
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Charles A. Dana Center
The University of Texas at Austin
3925 West Braker Lane, Suite 3.801
Austin, TX 78759
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Literacy First and The University of Texas at Austin (EIN 74-6000203) will accept gifts via Donor Advised Funds (excluding gifts with a benefit to the donor, such as event tickets). Please include the following phrase in gift documentation to indicate the proper designee: “This gift is the result of FUND NAME and is to support Literacy First at UT Austin”. Contact our Development Director, Rachel Mallernee, with questions.
If you’d like to make a donation via wire transfer, please contact our Development Director, Rachel Mallernee, for more information.
If you’d like to make a gift of stock, please refer to the information/steps outlined in this document.
To speak with a UT Giving representative, call toll-free 1-866-4UTEXAS.
Literacy First is a program of the Charles A. Dana Center in the College of Natural Sciences at The University of Texas at Austin. We are fully self-supporting through grants and donations from individuals.