Office of Development
Ways to Give
When you donate to Three Rivers College, you help build brighter futures. Your gifts make a difference! You decide how your gift is to be used. All gifts to the Three Rivers Endowment Trust are tax-deductible.

Online Giving
Make an online donation now.

By Mail
Checks made payable to the "Three Rivers Endowment Trust" with specific instructions in the memo line, can be sent to the following address:

Three Rivers College
Development Office
2080 Three Rivers Boulevard
Poplar Bluff, MO 63901

Celebrate Our Heritage by Giving to the $19.66 Campaign

Three Rivers College was founded in 1966. Be a part of our $19.66 giving campaign to celebrate our institution and all of the students it has impacted over the years. You can make a one-time gift or a recurring donation quarterly or even monthly. All donations go to the TRC Scholarship Fund, so every donation—big or small—goes to help our students.

Make a donation now.

Amazon Smile
By using Amazon Smile, a percentage of all your purchases will be donated to Three Rivers College every time you shop. To use Amazon Smile:
  1. Go to from the web browser on your computer or mobile device. You may also want to add a bookmark to make it even easier for future purchases.
  2. You'll see a space to enter a "charity name or location" with a Search button next to it. Enter Three Rivers Endowment Trust and click the Search button.
  3. From the list that appears, click the Select button next to Three Rivers Endowment Trust.
  4. Start shopping!

If you are using the Amazon Shopping app:

  1. Open the app on your device.
  2. Go into the main menu of the app and tap into "Settings."
  3. Tap "AmazonSmile" and follow the on-screen instructions, selecting Three Rivers Endowment Trust, to complete the process.
Buy a Brick
The Three Rivers Endowment Trust is raising funds through the creation of a Three Rivers College brick walk. Click the link to see how you can support Three Rivers by having your message or memorial added to this project.

Buy a Bench
Support the beautification of Three Rivers' Poplar Bluff Campus by purchasing a bench through the Three Rivers Endowment Trust! Click the link to learn more.

Buy a Book
The Myrtle Rutland Library on the Three Rivers College Poplar Bluff Campus continually needs funds for new books to keep our collections current. Click the link to see how you can be a part of building our collection, or make a donation in honor or memory of someone.

Opportunities for Giving

  • Gifts in cash
  • Gifts of securities (stocks, bonds, notes)
  • Gifts of life insurance
  • Gifts of real estate, personal property, or equipment
  • Legacy Giving (Remembrances, memorials, honorariums to honor a person or occasion)
  • Gifts of pledges, bequests by will
  • Gifts of trusts with tax benefits to the donor
  • Gifts of leases (often given by way of charitable remainder trusts)
Your gift, made in any of these ways, makes a difference! You can decide how your gift is to be used, or your gift can be unrestricted and, with your permission, will be used for our current greatest need. All gifts made to Three Rivers Endowment Trust are tax deductible. Your tax-deductible gifts may be made immediately or as part of a deferred plan. We would be pleased to work with your tax advisor or financial planner to implement a gift that takes advantage of available tax benefits and reflects your generous spirit.

Donors to the Endowment Trust see the value of higher education to this area, and for that, we thank you.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding donations, please contact Michelle Reynolds, Director of Development, at 573-840-9077 or by email at
Three Rivers College Menu
About Us News & Headlines Admissions Current Students Academics ARC/Library Financial Aid Student Accounts Student Services Campus Life Continuing Education Faculty/Staff Directory Contact Us Tinnin Center President's Office Campus Safety Raiders Athletics