Ways to Give

Monetary Gifts

You may make your cash gift online on our website by using your credit or debit card or mail your check made payable to Lacordaire Academy. Consider a monthly gift!

Tribute Gifts

Your gift can be made in memory or in honor of someone. It is a great way to commemorate a special occasion, such as birthdays, weddings, or holidays. Please include a note with your contribution, including the name/address of anyone we should notify of this thoughtful tribute. The amount contributed will not be included when notifying the recipient.


Consider donating to Lacordaire from your estate. For suggested bequest language or to learn more, please visit this page.

Beneficiary Designations

Do you have a life insurance policy or retirement account your family doesn’t need anymore? Consider making Lacordaire beneficiary.

IRA Distributions

Are you required to take a minimum distribution from your IRA?    If you don’t need it or want it to affect your income, you can donate the distribution directly to Lacordaire Academy and even save money on your taxes. Speak with your financial advisor on how to make this happen.

Stock Gifts

You can transfer stock to Lacordaire. Donate appreciated stock and you may avoid paying capital gains tax.

Matching Gifts

Your gift to Lacordaire could be matched dollar for dollar by your employer. Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match any charitable contributions made by their employees, retirees and/or employees’ spouses. Start by making your gift today and then contact your HR office for the procedures on how to apply a matching gift to a qualified 501(c)(3) non-profit.

Tuition Angel

Would you like to help an upper school student?  Become a Tuition Angel. You can designate your gift to fund a scholarship. Contact the Advancement Office for more information.

Amazon Smile

If you shop through Amazon, you can make a difference for Lacordaire. you’ll have the exact same shopping experience at smile.amazon.com, as you would at Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to LACO at no cost to you. Just select Lacordaire Academy as your charity of choice at smile.amazon.com and shop away!

Every gift benefits every student. 

It is our sincere hope that members of our community will support Lacordaire Academy with a gift to the Annual Fund.

Our history AND our future are built on the kindness and generosity of our donors. 

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For any comments or questions relating to making a gift to Lacordaire Academy, please contact our Development office at development@lacordaire.net or 973-744-1156 x33