Your Gift

Ways to Give

Your gifts to Henderson State University are extremely important.  We greatly appreciate every donation, regardless of size, because your gifts provide the funding necessary to enable Henderson to offer a high-quality educational experience for those who seek it.  Your generosity secures a brighter future for all Reddies.

We accept many types of gifts that are consistent with the mission, purpose and priorities of Henderson State University. These include current gifts, such as cash or stock transfers, and deferred gifts, such as will bequests and charitable trusts.

You can make gifts in a variety of convenient ways, including online, over the phone, via mail and in person. The following is more information on different ways in which you can financially support Henderson:

Online Giving

You can make a credit or debit card gift today through your Visa, American Express, Discover or MasterCard credit/debit card. Your donation can be one-time or be divided into monthly, quarterly or yearly installments.

Give Online


If you would like to make a cash gift, we accept currency, coins, money orders, bank drafts and bank wires. We also welcome your check, made payable to the Henderson State University Foundation with a preferred designation indicated on the memo line of your check.  Please mail or deliver your gift to:

Henderson State University Foundation
1100 Henderson Street
HSU Box 7550
Arkadelphia, AR  71999-0001


Your gift can be pledged with a monthly, quarterly or annual contribution. You can establish your pledge by downloading and completing the Annual Giving Form, contacting the Development Office at 870-230-5347. You may fulfill your pledge through a variety of payment methods and through our online giving link provided above.

Employer Matching Gifts

Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match charitable contributions made by their employees. To find out if your company has a matching gift policy, please enter your employer’s name below.

If you do not find your employer through this search, please check with your company’s Human Resources Officer to see if it offers a matching gift program that will match your gift to Henderson State University.

You may mail your completed matching gift form to:

Henderson State University Foundation
1100 Henderson Street
HSU Box 7550
Arkadelphia, AR  71999-0001

Henderson State University Foundation’s Tax ID Number is 71-0559008.

Please contact us at the address above, by calling 870-230-5347, or by email at with any questions or concerns.

Estate Planning

There are many options for leaving your legacy through planned gifts to Henderson State. Some of these are:

  • Bequests through a will or trust

  • Designating the Henderson State University Foundation as the beneficiary of a retirement plan or life insurance policy

  • Making a gift directly from an IRA

  • Utilizing a gift model such as a charitable gift annuity, charitable remainder unitrust or charitable lead trust

Payroll Deduction

Henderson State employees can make charitable donations to the university by payroll deduction. To enroll, please download the Payroll Deduction Form and submit per the instructions.