Frequently Asked Questions

Your support is crucial to the success of Lebanon Valley College

We’re here to answer your questions and help you bring the LVC experience to as many students as possible. Please feel free to contact us at or 1-866-LVC-1866 if we can be of assistance.


There are many ways to make your gift to LVC. Visit our Ways to Give page for more information or make your gift online now using our secure online giving form.

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The Valley Fund is LVC’s annual fund, which supports the College’s greatest and most immediate needs, including scholarships and financial aid, faculty and academic support, student life, and campus enhancements. Virtually every aspect of life and learning at LVC is impacted by gifts made to The Valley Fund.

We ask for support of The Valley Fund on an annual basis in conjunction with the College’s fiscal year, which is July 1 to June 30.

Yes! Your support of LVC has a direct impact on scholarships, technology, athletics, and other resources for our students. Gifts of all sizes are encouraged and appreciated.

You will receive an official receipt for tax purposes.

Yes. Lebanon Valley College is a tax-exempt public charity (501(c)(3) as defined by the Internal Revenue Service. Your gift to LVC qualifies as a charitable deduction for federal income tax purposes as permitted by law. However, if your contribution entitles you to merchandise, goods, or services, including a round of golf, an LVC t-shirt, or a season pass to athletic contests, the fair market value of the benefit received is deducted from your charitable gift amount. An official receipt is issued for tax purposes on all gifts received by the College.

LVC’s tax ID number is 23-1352354.

Many companies will match your gift and some companies match gifts made by retirees and/or your spouse/partner to LVC. For questions, contact your human resources office or contact the Advancement Office at 1-866-LVC-1866 (1-866-582-1866) or

Yes. You will receive credit for all gifts received from you, your employer, or your spouse’s employer.