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Giving to Blair

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Types of gifts

Donors are the backbone of Blair's financial stability and annual support is one of the school's highest priorities. Gifts to Blair may take a number of different forms. To discuss any of these options, please contact the Development office at (615) 322-7650.

Unrestricted gifts
An unrestricted gift is money that is donated to the school to be used in whatever way best serves the needs of the students, faculty and staff.

Restricted gifts
While unrestricted gifts afford the school the most flexibility, donations may be made for a specific purpose.

Physical gifts to Blair of musical instruments or other items related to the school's mission.

Ways to make a gift to the Blair School of Music

  • Inquire by phone:
    Call the Development and Alumni Relations office at (615) 322-7650.
  • Checks may be sent to:
    Blair School of Music, c/o Gift Processing
    PMB 407727
    2301 Vanderbilt Place
    Nashville, TN 37240-7727
  • For gifts of stock or securities:
    Please contact Terry Garmon, Director of Gift and Donor Services, at  terry.garmon@vanderbilt.edu or (615) 322-3093. Additional information may be found on our stocks and securities website.
  • Electronic bank draft:
    To set up an electronic bank draft, call 1-866-882-FUND (3863) or use our printable electronic bank draft form.
  • Planned gifts
    Including the Blair School as a beneficiary in your will, charitable trust, life insurance policy, or gift annuity is one way you can make a substantial and lasting gift to the future of our school. Our planned giving experts can assist you in choosing the best way to do this. Please call the Planned Giving office at (615) 343-3113 or email the office.  Additional information may be found on their website.
  • Matching gifts
    If your company has a matching gift program, your gift may be doubled. Please call us at (615) 322-7650 and we will be happy to assist you.