Columbia RUF exists solely through your gracious support, and we are profoundly grateful for your willingness to partner with us financially in sharing the love of Jesus Christ with students at Columbia University. Thank you for supporting this ministry!

Listed below are the ways and instructions for giving to Columbia RUF. Remember that all gifts to RUF are tax deductible and will be promptly receipted for your records. If you have any questions, comments, or concerns, you may contact RUF Donor Services by email at, or by phone at 678-825-1070.

Online Donations

Clicking "Give Online" will take you to our secure site where you can process credit card or electronic check donations as one-time gifts, automatically recurring monthly donations, and/or anonymous gifts. You will be issued a monthly receipt and may stop or change your gift at any time. Click here for Detailed Instructions for Online Donations.


Support checks should be made out to Reformed University Fellowship and mailed to the address on the right. Please include "Eric Lipscomb - Columbia University" in the memo line of your check to ensure that your donation is credited to our account. You will receive a receipt as well as an envelope for your next gift in the mail.


RUF Donor Processing

P.O. Box 890004

Charlotte, NC 28289-0004

Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)

EFT donations are monthly withdrawals from your checking account that are cost-free and hassle-free; you will be issued a monthly receipt and may stop or change your gift at any time by notifying RUF. To begin: 

  • When you mail in your support check to the address above, include a note with your name and address which authorizes monthly drafts to your account.
  • Shortly thereafter, you will receive a confirmation letter which will include the date the first transfer will be made.
  • If you don't want to mail in a physical check, you may set up an EFT via an "electronic check" (aka, direct debit) by clicking Give Online and following the site's prompts.


Your broker can transfer stock to Reformed University Fellowship's account with Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC. If you are interested in donating stock to Columbia RUF, please contact our Donor Services by email at, or by phone at 678-825-1070 for additional information, including the Account and DTC numbers required for the transfer of securities. 


Pledges help us know how to plan our yearly budget better. If you would like to pledge an upcoming one-time or monthly recurring donation to support the ministry of RUF at Columbia University, please email both the amount and frequency of the gift, as well as when you plan to make the gift, to our campus minister Eric Lipscomb at