The Savannah Country Day School

Service Through Knowledge and Character
Giving

Ways to Give


There are many ways to support Country Day: by giving to The Fund for Country Day annual fund campaign, by making a major gift to the Invest in Excellence capital campaign, or by including Country Day in your estate plans as a member of the Heritage Society.

Know that your gift has a significant impact on our school and signifies your belief in the value of a  Country Day education. 


Ways to Give

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  • Gifts of Cash

    Cash gifts are the most common type of gift to our school and are accepted for any of Country Day's fundraising activities. All gifts to SCDS are tax-deductible.
  • Pledged Gifts

    Country Day accepts pledge commitments for The Fund for Country Day, capital campaigns and other school fundraising initiatives. Pledges to the Fund for Country Day must be paid in full by June 30th of each year. Capital pledges are typically paid over a five-year period. Online pledges are accepted at savcds.org/giving.
  • Gifts of Stock

    Utilizing stock to make a gift can be an effective way to reduce tax liabilities. By donating highly appreciated stock, you can make a gift and avoid capital gains taxes on the stock.
  • Matching Gifts

    Your company's matching gift program may double or even triple the amount of your gift to SCDS!  Many companies offer programs that will match donations by their employees, directors, employees' spouses, or retirees.  To find out if your company has a matching gift policy, please check with your Human Resources department.  If your company offers this program, please submit the official paperwork to:

         Craig Brooks
         Director of Institutional Advancement
         The Savannah Country Day School    
         824 Stillwood Drive
         Savannah, Georgia 31419
     
        Email: cbrooks@savcds.org   Office: 912-961-8825   Fax: 912.920.9339
  • Planned Giving

    Planned giving utilizes estate-planning vehicles to contribute to Country Day. The Heritage Society, was created to recognize the generosity of those who have made a planned estate gift or significant endowment gift to Savannah Country Day School.
    Learn more about the Heritage Society, HERE.
    View a sample codicil, HERE.
  • Sponsorship Opportunities

    On occasion, Country Day has sponsorship opportunities available for businesses. If you are interested in promoting your business through Country Day, please contact Craig Brooks at cbrooks@savcds.org or 912-961-8825.