Atlantic US Foundation

About the US Foundation

The US Foundation builds support in the US among Atlantic College alumni, parents, supporters, and friends. The Foundation raised its first scholarship to UWC Atlantic College in December 2007 and has been committed to raising funds ever since through online giving and events in cities in the US. The US Foundation is a 501-c (3) public charity, which means gifts made by US tax payers are tax free to the extent permitted by law.

Donate to the US Foundation


You can donate online through the BSUF, a 501(3)(c) charity set up to support British Schools and Universities tax efficiently. Donations to BSUF are made via Network for Good. You must specify that you would like your gift to go to UWC Atlantic College. You can also say if you want your donation to to go to the US Foundation or a different fund (e.g. class scholarship).

By check:-

Checks can be made payable to 'British Schools and Universities Foundation' and sent with a donor transmittal form expressing for your gift to go towards UWC Atlantic College. These should be sent to: Friends of UWC Atlantic College, PO Box 286075, New York, NY 10128-0011.

Making a Bequest:-

You can make a gift in your will to UWC Atlantic College, free of inheritance tax, through BSUF. Please refer to the BSUF website for further information.

Other ways to give:-

  • Charitable Remainder Unitrust
  • Individual Retirement Account through the BSUF to benefit UWC Atlantic College.

Please refer to the BSUF website for further information.

US Foundation Board Members

  • Claire Bruten, Class of 89, President.
  • Jayant Kumar, Class of 93, Treasurer.
  • Beata Jostmeier, Class of 79, Secretary.
  • Priscilla Rattazzi-Whittle, Class of 74.
  • Tina Hoffmann, Class of 78.
  • Kevin Irby, Class of 2009.

 Contact the US Foundation

Please email: or contact UWC Atlantic College directly on or telephone: +44 (0) 1446 799 147.

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