Donations in support of Holy Family High School’s mission are accepted in many forms. Gifts are gladly welcomed for general support of the school (unrestricted purposes) or targeted to an area of special interest based on the wishes and intentions (restricted purposes) of any individual, family, company, organization or foundation. To discuss intentions for restricted gifts, please contact Eric Nakayama
. The final determination for acceptance of restricted gifts is made by the Holy Family Board of Members.
Monetary gifts are deposited and segregated into designated fund accounts based on the restrictions or non restrictions associated with the gift received. Accounting records are independently audited each year to ensure full accountability to our donors. Gifts to Holy Family High School should be considered a charitable tax-deductible contribution. Please consult your tax advisor for professional advice on this subject.
The most convenient and expeditious process for making a gift offerings is through our secure on–line giving site Click Here
- If you have any questions or concerns with processing your gift please contact Eric Nakayama
Types of Gifts Accepted
BEQUEST ~ Gift made through a provision in one’s will naming Holy Family High School as a beneficiary.
CASH - The most common method of support, usually in the form of a check made payable to Holy Family High School.
CREDIT CARD - Gifts may be made directly through a secured link on the HFHS website to your Visa, Discover, or MasterCard. Click HERE for on-line gifting options.
CHARITABLE REMAINDER OR UNITRUST - This form of support transfers assets to a trustee, who in turn manages the trust and pays an income back to the donor for life or for a specified time. When the trust terminates, the remainder passes to Holy Family. A unitrust has a fixed percentage of actual trust value. Currently, benefits may include an income tax deduction which avoids Capital gains tax, as well as an estate tax reduction.
GIFT ANNUITY This gift allows the donor to receive benefits for his/her life-time and to qualify for a charitable tax deduction. This form of support is attractive when one has highly appreciated assets.
GIFTS IN KIND - Donations of equipment, materials and services are always greatly appreciated to support school operations and or our many special events and projects.
LIFE INSURANCE ~ Holy Family may be named as the owner and sole or shared beneficiary of a life insurance policy. If so, the premiums are tax deductible to the payee. Prepaid insurance policies are deductible now while you are still living.
MATCHING GIFTS - Many companies match gifts made by their employees. Please consult with your employer to determine if this is an option. This is a wonderful way to increase the size of your gift and commitment to HF.
MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FUNDS have been established over the years for special people associated with HF such as Sister Aileen Dalton, Mrs. Karen Koster, Mr. Frank Evans and Mr. Joe Domko. If you are interested in starting a new scholarship fund for HFHS students, contact Eric Nakayama.
MEMORIAL/HONORARIUM GIFTS – Honor, Remember, Commemorative Gift Offerings Making a gift offering to Holy Family High School is a beautiful way to show your support to recognize someone that has made a special impact on your life. This is a wonderful way to remember someone special who has passed away or commemorate a special occasion like an anniversary or other milestones in one’s life. We will be pleased to notify family members and special friends of your gift intentions.
All gifts, unless otherwise specified, will be designated to the school Endowment Fund to help support the future of Holy Family High School.
PROPERTY - Gifts of real or personal property may be contributed including; artwork, jewelry, real estate, livestock and vehicles to name a few. The Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) will require formal appraisals on real property gifts at the time of gift to substantiate gift values. Used auto donations are accepted through a third party vendor. If the vehicle is a collectible or in good working condition, please contact the development office first to discuss the details. We may want to give this to a special family in need of a vehicle or sell ourselves. If the car is not in good working order, Cars Helping Charities
will coordinate picking up your vehicle and receipting your donation.
SPECIAL FUNDRAISING EVENTS – Attend, participate, volunteer or contribute cash or in-kind gifts or services to one or more of our annual Special Events ~ Cornhole/Bocce Ball Tournament, Tiger Fun Run, Tiger Gala, and Tiger Golf Classic.
SPECIAL FUNDRAISING PROJECTS – (Purchase of items for sale) – The Annual Tree, Wreath & Garland Sale each October through mid-November.
STOCKS & BONDS- Gifts of corporate Stocks & Bonds may be transferred to Holy Family. Ask your tax adviser how this may help you in avoiding capital gains taxes while supporting your favorite school.
SUPPORT WHILE YOU SHOP – Several retailers rebate a portion of every purchase that you make at their establishments. See the list of retailers and the special codes to register Holy Family as your charity of choice for the rebate program.
THANK YOU TO OUR SUPPORTERS
Thank you to all that support Holy Family High School through their contributions of time, talent and treasure.