Help us celebrate the first 50 years of the Harvard Independent—and help the Indy find a new home where it can thrive for the next 50.


Give to the campaign for independence

The Indy will soon be homeless. Your gift will help us find off-campus office space for the Independent and fund editorial operations for the indefinite future. Use the button below to donate via credit card, PayPal, or Venmo.

Donate Now

For the full story behind our biggest fundraiser ever, check out our campaign page and download the official Campaign for Independence brochure.

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Register to attend our gala REunion Dinner

Join your friends and classmates at the Indy’s 50th anniversary cocktail party and dinner at the Harvard Art Museums on October 5, 2019. We’re also planning a cocktail gathering for Friday, October 4, and an informative symposium on journalism for Sunday, October 6. Details and registration here.


Ways to Give

The Harvard Independent, Inc. (04-2456752) is a Massachusetts nonprofit corporation qualified as a §501(c)(3) charitable institution; contributions are tax-deductible to the extent provided under the Internal Revenue Code.

You can contribute to the Independent in many ways:

Send us a check

Checks should be made payable to “The Harvard Independent, Inc.” and should be mailed to:

Harvard Independent 50th
1770 Massachusetts Avenue, #198
Cambridge, MA 02140

Make an online donation

Click the “Donate Now” button above or click here to go to our checkout page, using your credit card or PayPal or Venmo account.

Donate publicly-traded stock

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For more information

Contact the Campaign for Independence Committee at

Contact the 50th Anniversary Reunion Committee at