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BAN Student-Focused Fundraising

BAN supports current Knox College students and has several activities planned for each academic year. Alumni are encouraged to contribute to these activities and can contribute here



The ABLE Presidents' Circle

The ABLE Presidents' Circle was established during the ABLE 50th Anniversary in 2018 and comprises all former ABLE presidents.  The Presidents' Circle is a BAN committee and Arlene Mitchell, '94, is the Chair. You can make a donation here.

How to Make a BAN Contribution to Knox College

The BAN fundraising campaign offers alumni multiple areas to support the college. When sending gifts to the college, please direct your gift as being part of the BAN fundraiser. You can do this by writing BAN on the memo part of your check, telling the operator that this is part of the Black Alumni Network when contributing over the telephone, or you can indicate BAN on the Website (see below).









Knox College accepts gifts of cash, check, or credit card. These gifts  may entitle you to claim a charitable income tax deduction for the full value of the gift under federal tax laws. Alumni who wish to make a donation can do so in three ways:


  • Phone at 888-KNOXCOL (888-566-9265) toll-free in the United States or 309-341-7233

  • The Knox College secured Website at:

  • In person, at

 2 East South Street K-230

Galesburg, IL 61401

  • Stock gifts may be made by contacting Sheri Sedgwick at 309-341-7762





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