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St. John’s Giving Fund

The St. John’s Giving Fund is our most important fundraising effort of the year because it provides SJPDS with unrestricted resources that are used where the need is greatest. In an effort to keep tuition increases to a minimum, gifts to the St. John's Fund help to bridge the gap between student tuition and the actual yearly cost to educate each child. Not only do gifts to the St. John's Fund advance the Mission of the School, but they will also help us realize all of our goals!
Grants contribute significantly to the financial needs of St. John's Parish Day School. Competitive grants are awarded to schools with a high percentage of donor participation from school families, faculty, staff, and members of the Board of Trustees. 
Our goal is to always have 100% donor participation in donating to the St. John's Fund. Year after year, 100% of the SJPDS faculty, staff, and Board of Trustees members generously donate to the St. John's Fund. We challenge every SJPDS family, alumni, and alumni family members to do the same! We gratefully celebrate the many everyday heroes who generously support the vision and mission of St. John's Parish Day School! 
There are many options for ways to donate to The St. John's Fund. Individuals may donate a one-time sum online or by cash/check made out to St. John's Parish Day School. Choosing to make a recurring gift and becoming a SJPDS GEM (Giving Every Month) Member is an option that makes it easy to give throughout the year. To learn more, please contact Gina West, Director of Development at [email protected] . Whether it is a one-time gift, a recurring gift, or a pledge to give, all gifts to the St. John's Fund are needed and greatly appreciated. Click below to see how your gift is used and what your gift could fund!
Matching Gifts: As you make your gift, be sure to check with your employer's HR department to see if they have a gift matching program! Click HERE for a list of the Top Matching Gift Companies. If your employer is not listed, don't assume there is no matching program. Reach out to the HR department to check- it could double your donation! 
Join one of the SJPDS Circles! The SJPDS Circle of Friends and Biz Partnerships are the foundational philanthropic major contributors groups at St. John's. Any benefactor who gives a minimum of $1,000 to SJPDS each fiscal year automatically becomes a member of the SJPDS Circle of Friends. To learn more about the Biz Partnership Program through St. John's, click HERE!
St. John's Parish Day School is a 501 (c)3 tax-exempt entity. Tax ID: 52-0591545. Your gift is tax-deductible and donations of all sizes truly make a difference.
Questions? Please contact Development of Development, Gina West, at [email protected] contact the school main office at 410-465-7644. 
Thank You for Supporting the Children of St. John's Parish Day School!