Ways to Give

There are many ways to support Lacordaire.

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. 


Donate Securely Online

Click below to make a secure online gift to Lacordaire.

Ways to Give

Monetary Gifts
Tribute Gifts
Planned Giving
Beneficiary Designations
IRA Distributions
Matching Gifts
Stock Gifts
Tuition Angel
Amazon Smile
Volunteer

We are happy to answer any of your questions!

Development Office
Lacordaire Academy
155 Lorraine Avenue
Upper Montclair , NJ 07043

development@lacordaire.net

973-744-1156 x33

Lacordaire Academy is a 501(c)3 non-profit, tax-exempt organization
(EIN Number 22-1591647)

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!


Click here to donate.

Planned Giving

Making a planned gift is another way to support Lacordaire. A bequest from a will or trust can benefit the school you love. Your assets remain yours during your lifetime.

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.


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!

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.

Beneficiary Designations

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

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.

Volunteer

Give to Lacordaire in a big way by becoming a volunteer.  Your time, talent and expertise are invaluable.

Connect with the Advancement Office to volunteer for an event or in any way throughout the school year.