How You Can Help

Newnham has an incredibly generous community of supporters and your gifts, whatever the size, really do make a difference. With your help we are continuing Newnham’s pioneering years of excellence and inclusion – and shaping the 150 years to come.

There are many easy ways you can support Newnham and make your gift count – donate online or find out more about other methods of giving.

If you pay tax in the UK, all gifts qualify for basic rate income tax relief through the Gift Aid Scheme.

You may wish to support a specific area of Newnham’s 150th Anniversary such as a student project, exhibition, seminar or training session.

We would also be delighted if you are interested in supporting an element of the Virtual Festival (10 & 11 July 2021) or the Live Festival to be staged in Newnham’s beautiful grounds and buildings (2 & 3 July 2022), and which will also include some online features for our global community. This could include helping us create and deliver short films, musical recitals, In Conversations and exhibitions.

We are always happy to work with you to find the best option for you, so please don’t hesitate to get in touch by emailing us at or calling the Roll & Development Office on +44 (0)1223 335757

Will you consider including Newnham in your will?

Over the last 150 years, the generous gifts bequeathed to Newnham in wills have enabled the College to establish financial security through the growth of our endowment and the funding of initiatives including student bursaries, academic posts and the development of our buildings.

Will you consider including Newnham in your will and help to establish a continuing legacy for the next 150 years?

Our Legacy Brochure provides helpful information about how you can leave a gift in your will. If you have included Newnham in your will or are intending to, please let us know by completing the Legacy Pledge Form or contact us at

Newnham is registered with the Fundraising Regulator. Registered Charity Number: 1137512