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The Institute of International Education Scholar Rescue Fund (IIE-SRF) saves lives. It also saves priceless ideas and knowledge for the benefit of humanity. IIE-SRF is making a difference one scholar at a time.

Find out how you can contribute to the efforts of the IIE Scholar Rescue Fund:

Make a Gift Online

Charge your contribution to your credit card. The information you provide will be encrypted and handled confidentially. An electronic confirmation of your donation will be emailed to you immediately, and a letter acknowledging your contribution will be sent to you within three weeks.

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Make a Gift Over the Phone

Call Saskia Talay at (646) 572-8741 to charge a gift to your Master Card, Visa, or American Express.

Matching Gifts

You can double or even triple your gift to IIE-SRF if you or spouse/family member works for a matching gift company. Some companies will also match gifts from retired employees. Your personnel or human resources office is the best source for matching gift information and forms. Please send your matching gifts and any matching gift forms to:

Mail to:
Philanthropy Office
Institute of International Education
809 United Nations Plaza
New York, New York 10017-3580

Gifts of Securities or Mutual Funds

Securities such as appreciated stocks, bonds, and mutual funds make a wonderful gift, and the procedure for donating them is simple. Best of all, the tax savings to the donor can be significant. For more information about Gifts of Securities or Mutual Funds, please contact Saskia Talay at (646) 572-8741 or

Planned Gifts

Planned giving offers a variety of ways to supplement your income or provide income for family members and friends, while receiving current income tax and estate tax benefits as well. As your needs unfold, please consider a planned gift to help you achieve your financial goals while assisting IIE-SRF at the same time. For more information about planned giving, such as bequests and gift annuities, please contact Saskia Talay at (646) 572-8741 or

Contacting IIE-SRF

For more information about the IIE Scholar Rescue Fund, please contact:

James R. King
Director, IIE Scholar Rescue Fund
Tel: (212) 205-6496

501(c)3 Tax ID# 13-1624046