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Chesterton House

A Center for Christian Studies at Cornell

Annual Fund

The Chesterton House Annual Fund supports most of what you know as Chesterton House: public lectures, conferences, discussion groups, retreats, mentoring, and the staff salaries to make it all happen! This is the ministry's greatest ongoing financial need, and we appreciate your support for the operations of the organization.  

 2017 - 2018 Annual Fund Goal: $398,000.

** ALUMNI: Did you know that a gift to Chesterton House is a gift to Cornell? **

Give online and receive reunion credit!


1) Give online (via Cornell): 

Click Here. (Designation: "Other": Special Instructions: "Chesterton House")
Email a copy of your confirmation to


2) Send checks to:

Chesterton House, 118 Anabel Taylor Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853.

Make payable to "Chesterton House."


3) To give securities, property, or to give anonymously:

Call Cornell Development, 1-800-279-3099


Call Randy Stair, PCA Foundation, 1-800-700-3221


If you are new to Chesterton House, we invite you to attend an event or at least browse the website. If you value the application of Christian faith to every discipline and dimension of life, we think you'll like what you see. We invite you to prayerfully consider joining the growing list of those who contribute the time, energy, financial support, and especially prayer necessary for this exciting work to go forward to the glory of God.

Thank you for your interest in and support of the Chesterton House ministry. We look forward to hearing from you. The best way to keep up with the ministry is to receive our quarterly electronic newsletter. To receive the newsletter, sign up here. If you have questions or would like more information on the ministry, please contact us at

  • Chesterton House, Inc., is a 501(c)3 organization. All gifts are tax-deductible.
  • Most gifts are receipted by Cornell University.  Unless otherwise requested, all gifts will be acknowledged on the annual report. 
  • The Chesterton House fiscal year runs from July 1 to June 30.