You can choose from a variety of ways to give. We are grateful for your partnership, and our goal is to make giving simple and beneficial for you. Explore the available giving channels below.

Donate Now


Giving online is fast, safe, and supports HCU immediately. You can use any major credit or debit card on our secure website, and you can make a one-time donation or set up automatic, recurring gifts.

Phone / Check

To make your gift by phone, please call 256-766-6610 and ask for the Business Office. You can also mail your check to: Heritage Christian University, ATTN: Business Office, P.O. Box HCU, Florence, AL 35630. The Business Office can also work with you to set up a monthly auto draft directly from your checking account.

In Honor or In Memory of

Making a gift to Heritage Christian University to train preachers, Bible teachers, and missionaries is a powerful way to honor or to remember someone special. You can even choose to direct your gift such that a book is placed in the Overton Memorial Library as a permanent remembrance of the person you choose to honor. Simply choose Memorial Gift when you make your gift online.

Corporate Matching Gift

Many companies have matching gift programs that may allow your gift to make an even greater impact. Matching gift programs allow employees, and sometimes retirees and directors, of the company to make a contribution to an institution which is then matched by a corporate gift. Contact University Advancement if you need help in learning more about getting your gift matched.


Gifts of stocks and bonds can offer special charitable opportunities for donors. It is advisable to check with your financial advisor prior to making such gifts. For more information regarding making a gift of securities, contact University Advancement at 256-766-6610 ext. 324 or

Estate and Gift Planning

Planned giving enables you to leave a legacy by maximizing your personal philanthropic objectives while minimizing taxes. Contact University Advancement to begin a planned giving conversation at 256-766-6610 ext. 324 or