Saint Ben's Faculty and Staff Campaign FAQ

Why should I give to Saint Ben's?

Along with your daily contributions of effort and energy, a monetary contribution is a different and significant way to demonstrate your commitment to Saint Ben's and its students. Your investment in support of student scholarships demonstrates your sincere belief in the mission of the College and confidence in its future. As active members of the campus community, faculty and staff have a vested interest not only in the well being of Saint Ben's, but also in the students that surround them daily. Faculty and staff giving sends a significant message - that those who know the college best believe that supporting Saint Ben's is important. Read why other Saint Ben's faculty and staff are inspired to give in support of Saint Ben's students.

What does my gift to the Faculty/Staff Campaign support?

Unless otherwise designated, 100 percent of your gift will be designated to the Saint Ben's Faculty and Staff Scholarship Fund and will support deserving Saint Ben's students.

May I designate my gift?

Yes, if you would prefer that your gift be designated to another fund, simply note your preference when initiating payroll deduction or submitting your gift.

How can I make my gift? 

There are several ways you can support Saint Ben's students. The most convenient methods include payroll deduction and online gifts. Other options include mailing a check, emailing a pledge and stock gifts. To learn more, see details regarding other ways to give.

What is a payroll deduction?

Payroll deduction is one of the most convenient and popular ways to make a gift to Saint Ben's. It allows you to make an annual pledge by having a certain amount deducted each paycheck. Your payroll deduction will begin immediately upon your request and will be ongoing until you notify us of a change. Click here to initiate a gift through payroll deduction.

How much am I currently giving to Saint Ben's - either through payroll deduction or other gifts?

Contact email Deb Linnemann or call her at 320-363-5013 to inquire about your giving history.

How do I increase my Saint Ben's current payroll deduction gift?

Simply indicate that you would like to increase your current contribution on the payroll deduction form.

What if I have additional questions regarding the Faculty and Staff Campaign at Saint Ben's?

Please contact Joy Pohland Janssen, assistant director of annual giving by email or phone at 320-363-5913.