Thank you

We are extremely blessed to have an extraordinary community of parents, alumni, faculty and staff, and friends who generously support our efforts to enhance the experience of our students and to support our faculty.  Thank you for making a difference in the lives of our students.

There are many ways to give.

By Mail

Cash gifts are always welcome.  A cash gift entitles the donor to a tax deduction in the year of the donation.  Checks should be made payable to Saint Mary School Annual Fund, and can be dropped off in the Main Office or mailed to:

Saint Mary School
Attn:  Advancement Office
183 High Ridge Avenue
Ridgefield, CT 06877

Please include a Saint Mary Fund Commitment Form.

If you are donating in memory of a loved one, please use the Memorial Donation Form.


Make a Pledge

If it would be more convenient for you to make a pledge, and complete the donation over time in one or more installments, please complete a Saint Mary Fund Pledge Form.


Credit card gifts are fully tax-deductible, and allow you to take advantage of your credit card's reward program.  You may use our online giving form or contact our Director of Advancement, Amy Dowding.

By Phone

Please contact our Director of Advancement, Amy Dowding, at 203.438.7288 x240 to make a credit card donation over the phone.

Matching Gift

You may have the opportunity to double or even triple the value of your gift.  Many companies offer matching gift programs to their employees as part of your benefits package.  Please contact your Human Resources Office to learn more about your company's matching gift policy and to determine if you are eligible for a matching gift.  Please let us know if your company does indeed match employee gifts. 

Planned Giving

Planned giving can provide some significant advantages in your tax, retirement and estate planning strategies.  Options may include bequests,  annuities, charitable gift annuities, charitable trusts,  and life insurance.  Please speak to your tax advisor and /or financial planner, and contact Director of Advancement, Amy Dowding.