• John D. Roberts
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Announcing The John D. And Edith M. Roberts Memorial Fund

The John D. and Edith M. Roberts Memorial Fund will support the Jack D. and Edith M. Roberts Chemistry Center. The Roberts Chemistry Center will provide undergraduate and graduate students facilities to advance their research using NMR spectroscopy. 

Information on how to give to the John D. And Edith M. Roberts Memorial Fund

Should you have any questions about giving to this fund, please contact Janny Manasse, Senior Director of Development, by phone (626.395.1530) or by e-mail (jmanasse@caltech.edu).

Credit Card

You can make an online gift by credit card at https://www.caltech.edu/give:
Please choose "Specific Designations", scroll down and click "Other." Note in the Other Designation box that your gift should be designated for the "Jack D. And Edith M. Roberts Memorial Fund."
 
By Check

Please make checks payable to Caltech (Please write "John D. And Edith M. Roberts Memorial Fund" on the Note line) and mail to:

California Institute of Technology
DIR – Janny Manasse
MC 5-32
1200 E. California Boulevard
Pasadena, CA 91125 

By Phone

Please call 626.395.1530.

Matching Gift Programs

Double—or even triple—your gift by donating through your employer's matching gift program.  Many employers sponsor matching gift programs for contributions made by employees—and sometimes retirees and spouses—to higher education.  Use the search box at the bottom of this page to find your employer and information about submitting your gift for a matching donation.

Appreciated Securities

Gifts of appreciated securities (stocks, bonds, or mutual funds that have grown in value) qualify our donors for an income-tax deduction equal to the fair market value of these securities; in addition, you will not be assessed any capital gains taxes on the transfer.  Instructions can be found here or you may call 626.395.1530. 

Wire Transfers

To make a gift by wire transfer, please follow the instructions here.

Planned Giving

Through thoughtful planning, you can establish your legacy at Caltech and make an impact while receiving great tax benefits.  For more detailed information on bequests or life income gifts, please contact the Office of Planned Giving by phone (626.395.2927) or by e-mail (giftplanning@caltech.edu).