The Conference on Christianity and Literature welcomes gifts to the organization’s endowment fund as well as to the travel fund.

Gifts to the Endowment Fund. These gifts are invested and the income generated by the fund supports the society’s programs, including national and regional meetings. Contributions in any amount are welcome. Gifts of stock and bequests are ways to ensure the ongoing mission of the Conference. 

Gifts to the Travel Fund for Scholars & Writers. These gifts directly underwrite the travel grants programs, which assist CCL members with a demonstrated need to travel to undertake research and writing projects.


Tax Status of Gifts. The Conference on Christianity and Literature is a 501(C)(3) non-profit organization, incorporated in the state of Illinois. All gifts to the Conference are tax deductible in compliance with Internal Revenue Service regulations. Donors receive a letter acknowledging their gifts. For additional information, please write to Laura Veltman, CCL Treasurer, at

To Make a Gift. Make checks payable to CONFERENCE ON CHRISTIANITY AND LITERATURE and mail to: Professor Laura Veltman, Treasurer, CCL, Dept. of English, California Baptist University, 8432 Magnolia Avenue, Riverside, CA 92504.