Santa Fe Institute

  • Santa Fe Institute
  • 1399 Hyde Park Rd
  • Santa Fe, NM 87501
  • (505) 946-3678

How to Give

Our world may be infinitely complex, but making it better – one big question at a time – is as simple as committing to the Santa Fe Institute.

Because the Santa Fe Institute is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization, every gift to SFI is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. SFI welcomes gifts made by check, secure online gifts by credit or debit card or PayPalrecurring monthly gifts, transfers of appreciated securities, and gifts of real property.

To make a gift by check, please mail our Contribution Form with your check made out to the Santa Fe Institute to:

Santa Fe Institute
Office of Advancement
1399 Hyde Park Road
Santa Fe, NM 87501

To learn more about giving securities or real property or completing a wire transfer, please contact the Office of Advancement at 505.946.3678.

We honor your contribution by providing a written receipt and acknowledging your contribution on our website and in our annual report. For your reference, SFI’s tax ID is 85-0325494.


SFI has earned the highest possible rating from the independent charity evaluator Charity Navigator, recognizing the Institute’s governance, fiscal management, and commitment to accountability and transparency. SFI also maintains Gold status with charity database GuideStar. These ratings certify that SFI manages its operations and addresses its mission in the most responsible and transparent manner in an increasingly complex fiscal environment.