Ways to Give
There are many ways in which to make a tax-deductible gift to Groves Academy.
Outright Gifts: Cash gifts are the most popular way to make a gift. We accept cash, check or credit card. Your gift will go further if made via check or cash as credit card companies deduct fees from all transactions. If you'd like to sign up to make a recurring gift please contact Becky Busselman at firstname.lastname@example.org or 952-915-4269 to sign up.
- Online: Online Giving Form – the easiest and quickest way to make your secure credit card gift.
- Give by Phone: Call Becky directly at 952-915-4269 to charge your gift using Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover.
- Give by Mail: Please download our Online Giving Form and mail your gift or pledge to:
Groves Academy 3200 Highway 100 S St. Louis Park, MN 55416
Securities & Stock: A gift of appreciated stock or real estate you have owned for more than one year will generate a tax deduction based upon fair market value without any capital gains tax liability. Consult your tax professional for the specific details on the deductibility of your gift.
Our designated broker is:
445 E Lake St Ste 320
Wayzata, MN 55391
Lisa Kos is our account person.
Help us acknowledge you promptly. Call us at the number below and provide the following information about your gift of stock:
- Stock name
- Approximate amount
- Purpose of gift
Please contact Becky Busselman at email@example.com or 952-915-4269 with questions or for more information.
Matching Gifts: Many employers participate in a matching gift program that make it possible for employees to increase the value of their gifts. To find out if your company has a matching gift policy search our database.
Memorial & Honorary Gifts: Gifts may be given in memory or in honor of individuals and/or events. A special notecard and message of your choosing will be sent on behalf of Groves Academy to whom the gift is designated.
Planned Gifts: Groves Academy may be named as a beneficiary in your will or living trust and also as a charitable beneficiary of a Charitable Remainder Trust that pays lifetime income to you or a loved one. Assets such as IRAs, 401(k)s and life insurance may also be donated by naming Groves Academy through the beneficiary designation of the contract. In addition, there are opportunities and tax benefits to consider for a charitable contribution and your IRA. Please check with your financial advisor about transferring distributions directly from your IRA to make a contribution. For more information contact Becky Busselman at firstname.lastname@example.org or 952-915-4269.
Pledges: Gifts may be deferred until a specified time in the future. Groves Academy will send a reminder for the month you request.
United Way: Groves Academy qualifies as a nonmember agency through the United Way and may be designated as your contribution of choice through their Donor Choice Program. Simply write "Groves Academy" on the line marked "other." Up to 15% may be deducted from your donation by the United Way to help cover their administration, fundraising and other costs.
Gifts of Time: The gift of time is very valuable, please see all of the opportunities we have to offer.
Groves Academy is a 501 (c) (3) not for profit educational institution that relies on support from our families and our community in order to continue our transformative work every day.