The St. Mary School Annual Fund directly supports the operating budget of our school. Gifts to the Annual Fund will provide the necessary support to ensure our continued legacy. With strong conviction in our mission, we invite you to partner with us by participating in this strategic initiative to advance the mission of our school. Your 100% tax-deductible gift will signify your investment in the future of SMS.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the St. Mary School 2015-2016 Annual Fund?
As a current parent, grandparent, alumnus or special friend of St. Mary School, you understand the commitment to scholarship, spirituality and service that are the foundation of the St. Mary School experience. The St. Mary School Annual Fund has been established to further strengthen our academic programs, support our exceptional faculty, and help those who need tuition assistance.
What will the Annual Fund support?
As the actual cost to educate one child has climbed to over $7,000, and with tuition per student at $5,278, gifts to the Annual Fund will help to off-set this gap and support the operating budget of SMS.
Is my gift tax deductible?
Your gift is 100% tax-deductible! As a 501©(3) not-for-profit entity, your contribution to the St. Mary School Annual Fund qualifies as a charitable contribution for tax purposes.
How can I participate?
Go to http://www.stmarybethelct.org/AnnualFundPg.htm to find out the many way you can participate.
Corporate Matching Program
Many companies match contributions that their employees make to non-profit educational institutions such as St. Mary School. Please contact your company’s human resources department to request a corporate matching contribution
Thank you for your consideration. Your donation will ensure that St. Mary School will remain an educational cornerstone in the lives of our students for many years to come. Every gift counts! For more information, please contact St. Mary School at 203.744.2922 or RTaylor@StMaryBethelCT.org.