Giving to Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary

Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary is shaping leaders who expand God's kingdom around the world.

Would you like to be part of that process?

If so, contact Dr. Ben Skaug, Vice President for Institutional Advancement, toll-free at (888) 442-8709, and ask him about ways you can financially support the work and ministry of Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary.

Golden Gate has recently launched the Touching Tomorrow campaign. Read more for information about this campaign and how you can be a part.

There are many avenues for financially supporting Golden Gate Seminary:

Donate Now – the simplest and most frequently chosen method of giving.

Giving Levels

Lifetime Achievement $100,000+ total Lifetime Giving
Distinguished Leadership $ 5,000 - $99,999.99 Calendar Giving
President’s Council $ 1,000 - $ 4,999.99 Calendar Giving
Gold Donor $ 500 - $ 999.99 Calendar Giving
Silver Donor $ 250 - $ 499.99 Calendar Giving
Bronze Donor $ 120 - $ 249.99 Calendar Giving
Friend up to $ 119.99 Calendar Giving

Check - please make checks out to Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary and mail to Office of Institutional Advancement, GGBTS, 201 Seminary Drive, Mill Valley, CA 94941-3163

Securities – deduct the fair market value of a security (stocks, bonds, mutual funds) and avoid capital gains tax. Seminary staff can provide professional advice for this method.

Real estate – a gift of homes, farms, rental property, commercial property, or other types of real estate. In some situations, property can be given in such a way as to return income for the donor.

Planned giving – establishment of a trust or gifts through a will (gift annuities, remainder trusts, and testamentary wills).

Gifts in kind – non-cash contributions, accepted depending on the nature of the gift. Items such as jewelry, art, coin collections, antiques, automobiles, airplanes, boats, or other types of vehicles are included.

Challenge gifts – a single large gift made to the seminary should certain conditions, set by the donor(s), be met.

Matching gifts – gifts that are matched by the donor’s employer (contact your personnel/human resources office for more information).

Honor and memorial gifts – a gift in honor or memory of a loved one.