How to Give

There are many ways to give to VMI.

We take plastic.
Giving in support of VMI by credit card or debit card is easy. Just visit and use the secure site and verified system to make the donation.  You can use the search function to find the fund you wish to support in order to ensure your gift is directed properly and goes to work for VMI.

The VMI Keydet Club and the VMI Foundation accept American Express, Discover, Mastercard, and Visa. To ensure you can make your gift quickly, please be sure to have an email address, telephone number, and your card’s security number ready. 

Automate It.
With your authorization, the VMI Foundation can debit your checking account once per month in the amount you designate. To sign up, please contact 

Tracy Akers, 800-444-1839 ext. 219

Give Online
You can make an immediate gift using your credit card by going to our online Giving Site.

Prefer to give over the phone?  Not a problem!  

Call us at: 800-444-1839 

Mail a Gift
To make a gift by mail, please use the Foundation Giving Form and mail it to:

VMI Foundation
P.O. Box 932
Lexington, Virginia 24450

If you don’t wish to use the form, please make your check payable to the VMI Foundation and designate the direction of your gift in the memo line of the check. Then, mail it to 

The VMI Foundation
P.O. Box 932

Lexington, Virginia 24450

Ask Your Boss
Some companies will match your philanthropic contributions to increase the value of your gift.  Please check with your company's human resources department to see if they will match your gift. If you have any questions, please contact 

Contact Samuel G. Sorrells, 800-444-1839 ext. 239

We appreciate your appreciated securities.
Gifts of appreciated securities are a great way to transmit assets to VMI as charitable contributions. These transfer instructions will help you make your gift in support of VMI. 

Transfer of Securities Instructions

Make it invisible.
Please check with your company to see if they have a payroll deduction program. If it does, then please contact :

Tracy Akers, 800-444-1839 ext. 219