Giving

Giving FAQ

 
 

List of 5 frequently asked questions.

  • How can I make a gift?

    There are many ways to give:
    • Visit our secure Online Giving form
    • Call the Development Office directly at 410-649-3206
    • Mail your check to Friends School care of the Development Office:
      Friends School of Baltimore
      Development Office
      5114 North Charles Street
      Baltimore, MD 21210
    • Give a gift of securities (Directions to give securities)
  • Will I be asked to give?

    Yes. Each year, all members of the Friends School community are asked to provide philanthropic support to the School. The dollars raised and the percentage of participation within each constituency are what help us reach our goal. If you receive a call from one of our dedicated volunteers, please give generously.
  • Can I direct my gift to a specific area?

    You may direct your gift to any of the areas within our Annual Giving Program (area of greatest need are arts, athletics, academics, student financial assistance) or to an endowment fund. If you would like you to make your gift to a specific endowment, just note that on your online gift form, or call Ashley Principe at 410-649-3268.
  • Is my gift tax deductible?

    Yes. Friends School of Baltimore is a nonprofit organization recognized as tax-exempt by the Internal Revenue Service under Section 501(c)(3). Your charitable gift is fully tax deductible, as defined by the IRS. Tickets, auction items and gifts in kind may or may not be fully tax deductible under certain circumstances.
  • Can I make a provision for Friends School in my estate or through my IRA?

    Yes! There are creative ways to support Friends School of Baltimore – ways in which Friends School, you and your loved ones all benefit at the same time. Such giving techniques are called "planned gifts," because with thoughtful planning, you create win-win solutions for you and Friends. Please click here to learn more about Planned Gifts.

Giving Levels

$50,000 and above
George Fox Society

$25,000-$49,999
Park Avenue Associates

$10,000-$24,999
Eli M. Lamb Society

$5,000-$9,999
Headmaster’s Circle

$2,500-$4,999
1784 Associates

$1000-$2,499
Scarlet and Gray

$500-$999
Third Century

$250-$499
Lantern Society
5114 North Charles Street | Baltimore, MD 21210 | 410-649-3200