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Contact the Brookings Development Office at (202) 797-6220

The easiest way to support Brookings is by sending a check made out to the Brookings Institution to:

Tamara O’Neil
Vice President, Institutional Advancement
The Brookings Institution
1775 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20036

(202) 797-6220

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Some employers offer to match donations from their employees to Brookings, doubling the impact of your gift. We can help with any paperwork or other requirements you may need to take advantage of your company’s program. Please contact your employer’s human resources office for more information about how to request a matching gift.

Planned Giving
Including Brookings in your financial and/or estate plans is a great way to have lasting impact on our work by making a gift during your lifetime or leaving a legacy of support for the very best in public policy research. You can name Brookings as the beneficiary of planned gifts such as bequests, retirement funds, and insurance policies, and of life income gifts such as charitable gift annuities, charitable remainder trusts.

For more information about planned giving and how you can include Brookings in your estate or financial plans, please contact:

Tamara O’Neil
Vice President, Institutional Advancement
(202) 797-6220

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