Ways to Give

Gifts of financial support to Chaminade keep you connected in a very tangible way to the success of our school and its students. There are several ways to ensure that our 1,700 students may enjoy the most affordable experience possible. No gift is too small -- and every gift matters to our men and their families.

Online Giving

Making a gift to Chaminade is as simple as filling out this form. Thank you for your generosity!

Text to Give

You can now text your gift to Chaminade through your mobile phone. Text Chaminade to 91011 to make your Torch donation today! You will be directed to a gift form where you can enter your credit card information.

Chaminade High School respects and is committed to protecting your privacy. We collect personally identifiable information that is specifically and voluntarily provided by visitors to the Chaminade site. By completing this transaction, you give us permission to see your personal information related to your donation. We will also use your information to provide you with a donor record. If at any time you would like to correct and/or remove your information, please contact dkendric@chaminade-hs.org. We will not share your personally identifiable information with any other organization.

Chaminade can also accept automatic donations via text. When you text the word "Chaminade" to 52000 a donation of $10 will be distributed from your mobile carrier to Chaminade High School by the Mobile Giving Foundation, a nonprofit organization that distributes your donation. If you text the word "Fortes," a $25 gift will be made. These donations will be added to your mobile phone bill. Donor must be 18+ and all donations must be authorized by account holder. By texting YES, the user agrees to the terms and conditions. Message and Data Rates may apply. You can unsubscribe at any time by texting STOP to short code 52000.

Give by Mail

You may support Chaminade by sending a check through the mail. Checks may be made to the Chaminade Development Fund and mailed to:

Chaminade High School
Office of Development and Alumni Relations
340 Jackson Avenue
Mineola, NY 11501

Give by Phone

Our development staff is here to receive your calls, answer any questions, and receive your donation. Call (516) 742-5555 ext. 443. Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express cards are all accepted.

Appreciated Securities

Gifts of stocks or bonds benefit Chaminade and you. Donors are eligible for a charitable income tax deduction if the stock is owned for at least more than one year. The deduction is determined from the value of the stock at the when it arrives in Chaminade's stock transfer account. Donors are exempt from paying capital gains if the asset has grown in value. Call the Development Office at (516) 742-5555 ext. 443, and we can help you determine the best way to give appreciated securities.

Honor/Memorial

Some of our donors choose to give in honor of any relative, friend, or a faculty member. You may do this online or by calling the Development Office at (516) 742-5555 ext. 443.

Planned Giving

Charitable gift planning, sometimes called “planned giving,” means making a charitable gift of annuities, trusts, unitrusts, and estate assets to one or more nonprofit organizations like Chaminade. It presents all members of the Chaminade Family — alumni, parents, parents of alumni, and friends — an opportunity to make a substantial gift. By naming Chaminade in your will or trust, you will provide a lasting gift that will greatly help Chaminade and its students. With an increasing number of our benefactors taking this approach, Chaminade will benefit continuously in the years ahead. The Chaminade Development Office is prepared to help. Please feel free to call Bro. Richard Hartz, S.M. ’59 at (516) 742-5555 ext. 443.

Make a Pledge

Pledge your support of Chaminade students over time. Pledges may be completed online or by calling the Development Office at (516) 742-5555 ext. 443. If you choose to make a pledge, we'll remind you when a payment is scheduled.

Matching Gifts

Your employer may sponsor matching gift programs and will match charitable contributions made by an employee. With matching gifts, you can even double or triple a contribution to Chaminade!

Search this database to see if your company supports a matching gift policy.



Levels of Giving

Bro. Louis Faerber Leaders
$50,000 or more

Bro. Alexander Ott Leaders
$25,000-$49,999

Fr. Chaminade Members
$10,000-$24,999

Crimson & Gold Members
$5,000-$9,999

Fortes in Unitate Members
$2,500-$4,999

Flyer Members
$1,500-$2,499

Chaminade Medallion Society
$800-$1,499

Meribah Associates
$300-$799

The Century Club
$100-$299

Chaminade Patrons
$1-$99

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