Giving Tuesday

Prepare students for a successful career built upon a moral and spiritual foundation through an Abbey Education

This Giving Tuesday, you can prepare students for a successful professional career, built on a foundation of sound moral and spiritual virtues. Most importantly, you can prepare students to be a blessing to themselves and to others for the rest of their lives.

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There are several different ways to support Belmont Abbey College through philanthropic giving. No matter the method you choose, or the size of your donation, each gift helps the college provide an exceptional education to more than 1,500 deserving students. Because of your generosity, we are able to fulfill our mission to provide an education that will enable our students to lead lives of integrity, succeed professionally, become responsible citizens and be a blessing to themselves and others.

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Ways To Give

  • Checks may be mailed to:

    Belmont Abbey College
    Office of College Relations
    100 Belmont-Mt. Holly Rd.
    Belmont, NC 28012
  • Planned Giving:

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  • NonCash Gifts:

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  • General Scholarships:

    You can give with your credit or debit card, by clicking here.

Special Giving Funds

Give to any of the areas below using your debit or credit card.

Meet the Team

Philip Brach
Philip BrachVice President of College Relations
Philip Brach oversees the College Relations office. This includes the strategic and operational direction of philanthropic programs from individual giving to major gifts. Additionally, the office coordinates all external relationships for the college, including alumni, parents, friends, business and community leaders.


Augusta L. Gladd ‘91
Augusta L. Gladd ‘91Associate Vice President for Strategic Initiatives
Augusta L. Gladd ’91 has returned to the Abbey leading the major gifts program and developing strategic philanthropic opportunities for advancing the College’s mission with alumni, parents, friends and other community leaders.


Samantha Donohue
Samantha DonohueAssociate Vice President of Administration
Samantha Donohue leads the administrative team in the College Relations office. She primarily oversees database management, prospect research, gift acceptance processes, stewardship, alumni relations, parent association, and individual giving strategy.


Monica Mattioli
Monica MattioliDirector of Planned Giving
Monica Mattioli facilitates support of the College, especially among donors who are interested in extended horizon investments for the future, such as endowments, estate planning and long-term financial commitments.


Chris Peeler
Chris PeelerExecutive Director of Development
Chris Peeler works with alumni, donors and friends of the College to secure financial resources to support the College’s mission. She supervises the Office of Alumni Relations and handles special College events both locally and nation-wide.


Chris Egan
Chris EganExecutive Director of Major Gifts
Chris Egan is responsible for keeping alumni and benefactors engaged with the College, and securing financial resources to further the mission of the College. Chris travels extensively to meet with alumni across the country.


Bethany Gareis '20
Bethany Gareis '20Office Coordinator
Bethany supports the activities of the College Relations Office through daily gift processing, donor stewardship, donor services, scholarship stewardship support, student philanthropy involvement, and general office management.


Crystal Godbolt
Crystal Godbolt Director of Development Services
Crystal Godbolt is responsible for strategic leadership of the fundraising database and prospect research management system to drive donor pipeline development and new methods of communicating with alumni and supporters.


Bridgette Conboy '15
Bridgette Conboy '15Director of Communications
Bridgette Conboy ’15 returned to the Abbey as the Director of Alumni Relations in 2017. In this role, she acts as a resource for her fellow Abbey Alumni, oversees alumni events, and manages alumni communications.