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Ways to Give

Thank you for your loyalty and commitment to Notre Dame Academy. Your giving has an immediate impact on our school. Whether you are a student, parent, alum, relative, friend or business partner, we are grateful to count you as a member of the NDA community.  Your gifts help Notre Dame Academy maintain a quality of educational excellence now and for future generations.
 
There are countless ways you can contribute to the NDA Fund. Check out the giving opportunities below, or contact the Advancement office.

Online
Click here to use your Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover to make your donation.
 
By Mail
Please send your check or pledge to: 
Advancement Office
Notre Dame Academy 
2851 Overland Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90064
 
Cash
Gifts of cash are available for immediate use by the Academy for greatest need and will provide instant tax savings to the donor. Checks should be made payable to Notre Dame Academy.  Cash gifts can be made by credit card.

Gifts of Securities
Gifts of appreciated securities may be deducted at fair market value on the date of transfer to the Academy. These gifts are valued at the closing price as of the date of transfer.

Matching Gifts
Many business and corporations match personal gifts to educational institutions made by employees, retirees and their family members. Contact the personnel office at your own company for information about matching gifts.
 
Memorial and Honorary Gifts
A memorial gift to Notre Dame Academy can help to perpetuate values that guided a loved one's life. Gifts may honor a person during his or her lifetime or commemorate a significant event.

Planned Gifts
Gifts annuities, life insurance, charitable remainder trusts, lead trust and bequests are examples of planned giving. By making such a gift to Notre Dame Academy, you not only contribute to the Academy's future, but may enjoy a tax deduction or a reduction in capital gains or estate taxes.

When you include NDA in your estate planning you will be playing a significant role in the future.  Your gift will enrich and enhance the day-to-day life of all of our students, and future students, by improving academic offerings, expanding our fine arts programs, facilitating faculty development and maintaining our beautiful grounds.  All bequest wording should be drafted by an attorney. 

Cana Scholars Fund
In the past seven years, we have been able to open our doors to 26 wonderful and bright young women because our donors have opened their hearts.  On behalf of our Cana Scholars recipients thank you for changing their lives.
 
United Way
Your company may be a member agency of the United Way. Payroll deductions can be designated through the United Way to benefit Notre Dame Academy. The United Way account number for Notre Dame Academy is 18728. Nine percent of donations are retained by United Way for administrative purposes.

Mentor Scholarships
Alumnae and past parents have generously supported the Mentor Scholarship program. A gift of $250.00 or more benefits a specific student during her studies at the Academy or can be used to assist a family during a financial catastrophe.

eScrip
You can support Notre Dame Academy through your normal daily purchases. Whether it is groceries or special department store items, up to 10% or more of your purchase is automatically awarded to our school. It is easy to sign up. Go to eScrip.com and enter the Notre Dame Academy ID number 6545175.