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“Facing the Challenge is currently an archival type of website. The content on this website has been used during times of crisis in Lebanon in July and August 2006, to assist the AUB community in Lebanon and abroad. All content dates back to that period and is not intended to be up to date. For more information, please send an email to feedback@aub.edu.lb.”



Make a donation - help us face the challenge

The American University of Beirut is once again at the forefront of efforts to care for those who are suffering in Lebanon. We will do everything we can to take care of those who need our help. We have done it before. Our commitment to do so is just as strong today.

Gifts to AUB are tax deductible in the United States of America to the extent permitted by law. AUB Tax ID Number is: 13-5596846

  • You can make a secure online donation, https://give.aub.edu.lb.
    Please note that a window will appear informing you that there is a problem with this website's security certificate. Please accept AUB as a root CA authority by clicking on the link that says "Continue to this website (not recommended)"

  • You can issue a check payable to:
    American University of Beirut / Medical Emergency Fund
    American University of Beirut
    3 Dag Hammarskjold Plaza,
    8th Floor,
    New York, NY 10017-2303

  • You can make a wire transfer:
    Beirut Account:
    Bank name: HSBC
    Ras Beirut Branch
    Account name: American University of Beirut
    Account number: 003-013687-100
    Bank Swift address: BBMELBBX

    New York Account:
    Bank Name: JP Morgan Chase
    Account Name: American University of Beirut
    Account Number: 005-022622-021000021

    Please note in the transfer that it is a donation to the AUB Medical Emergency Fund

  • You can make a direct salary donation (Only for AUB Faculty and Staff)

  • For other payment methods, please contact
    jeffrey@aub.edu or + 212-583-7600 (New York Office)
    bimad@aub.edu.lb or + 961-3-996543 (Beirut Office)




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