Help us make an impact.

Make an impact by supporting the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy.  The Center relies on support from individuals, foundations, and other philanthropic organizations in order to fulfill its mission. Grants and gifts can support both the Center as a whole, as well as specific research initiatives, programs, and fellowships. We thank you for your donation. 

All gifts to the Harvard Kennedy School are tax-deductible to the extent provided by law.  The Harvard University Tax ID number is 04 2103580. 

We affirm that no goods or services exceeding the IRS provisions are provided in consideration of charitable gifts to Harvard University.  Please consult your tax advisor for details.

For questions, please contact Carr Center Executive Director, Maggie Gates, at You can see the full list of donation instructions here in these list of options.

Giving Options


To make a gift online, please go to and select a fund in the drop-down menu. If your fund of choice is not listed, select “Other” and type in the fund name in the pop-up box. In comments, please add “Carr Center for Human Rights #307999”.


Enclose a check payable to Harvard University, and in the memo line list “Carr Center for Human Rights #307999”. If possible, please draw from a U.S. bank in U.S. currency.  

Checks should be mailed to: 

Carr Center for Human Rights Policy, Harvard Kennedy School
HKS Mailbox #14
79 JFK Street
Cambridge, MA  02138 - 5801


To give by phone, please contact Jody Sharpe at the Alumni Affairs and Resource Development office. Dial +1 (617) 495-9626.

Please have your broker contact:

Harvard Management Company
Trusts and Gifts Department
600 Atlantic Avenue
Boston, MA 02210-2203

Toll-Free Tel.: +1-866-845-6596
Fax: +1-878-457-6598

In comments please add “Carr Center for Human Rights #307999

Please provide the following details to your broker for the transfer of U.S. stock and U.S. bond gifts to Harvard

DTC #:  0997
Receiving Institution:  State Street Bank & Trust Company
Account Title/Registration: President and Fellows of Harvard College*
Account #: 3091
Harvard University Tax ID #:  04-2103580

*Note: “President and Fellows of Harvard College” is the legal name of Harvard University and the account title that must be used to ensure delivery.

Please send gifts for Harvard University that are being transmitted by bank wire to the account below. Please indicate: 

School Name: Harvard Kennedy School
Name of Fund Supported: “Carr Center for Human Rights #307999”
Donor: Enter donor’s name

Bank of America
100 Federal Street
Boston, MA  02110

President and Fellows of Harvard College, RSO account

Account #:  009429263621
Ach ABA: 011000138
Wire ABA: 026009593
Swift Code:  BOFAUS3N

Please include “Harvard Kennedy School,” the name of the fund your gift is supporting, and the donor’s name in the wire instructions.

Please e-mail transaction details to Harvard University’s Alumni and Development Services (ADS) office at so that the bank wire may be promptly identified once received.