How Can I Help?

Thank you for your interest in helping Gow! Here are a few things you can do to make a difference:

Donate to Gow's Annual Fund - Your financial support helps Gow to provide inspiring programming, maintain exceptional facilities, and offer financial aid to more than 40% of students.

Ask if your company offers a Matching Gift Program - If so, this could double or even triple your gift to Gow. 

Include Gow in your Will - This is a great way to help Gow, reduce taxes for you and your heirs, and ensure that your money helps those organizations you are most passionate about. To learn more, click here.

Sign up for Amazon Smile and select Gow as your charity of choice. There is no cost and you earn money for Gow every time you shop. 

Host an event - Contact the Development Office at to offer your home or a favorite restaurant for an event in your area. This is a great way for parents, alumni, and potential families to network.

Talk about Gow with your friends and neighbors so they learn more about our program.

Network - Introduce us to local newspapers, radio or TV contacts who might be interested in doing a story about Gow and it's life-changing impact. 

Tell us about local camp and school fairs so we can advertise or attend. 

Help identify prospective students - There are so many students that need a place like Gow! If you know of a student who is struggling, ask them to contact the Admissions Office at 716.687.2001.

Introduce us to Corporations and Foundations - Do you know anyone who serves on a board? Let us know so we can introduce them to Gow. 

Do you have other ideas? Please contact The Development Office at 716.687.2075 or

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