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Information for European Donors to Duke

If you reside in one of the European countries listed below, you can make a gift to Duke and benefit from the tax advantages provided in your country of residence.

Through Transnational Giving Europe (TGE), donors in participating countries can direct gifts to Duke University through Duke’s UK-registered charity, Duke U.K. Trust Limited.  

Upon making a gift to the TGE foundation partner in your country of residence, the local partner foundation will contact Duke UK Trust and, upon approval, transfer your gift to Duke UK Trust for the benefit of Duke University.  A fee is imposed by TGE for processing your gift – for more information please see the TGE website at

France: Fondation de France
Germany: Maecenata International e. v.
Ireland: Community Foundation for Ireland
Italy: Vita Giving Europe Onlus
Luxembourg: Fondation de Luxembourg
The Netherlands: Oranje Fonds
Spain (for General Interest): Fundacion Empresa y Sociedad
Spain (for Heritage, Culture, and Arts): Fundacion Carlos de Amberes         
Switzerland: Swiss Philanthropy Foundation

Please contact Eileen Flood, Administrator of Duke UK Trust, for assistance in coordinating gifts to Duke UK Trust through TGE:   

Eileen Flood, Administrator
Duke UK Trust Limited
19 Norcott Road London N16 7EJ United Kingdom
Telephone: 020 7502 2813

For further details about the benefits offered by Duke UK Trust and TGE, please refer to or contact Michael C. Sholtz, Senior Development Counsel, Office of University Development at 919-668-7469 or  

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