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Support The Gow Annual Fund

The Gow Annual Fund raises critical unrestricted dollars that directly support the operating budget. Because tuition alone does not cover the actual cost of an education, The Gow Annual Fund bridges that gap.

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Give to a Restricted Fund

If you wish to restrict your donation to a specific academic department or program, please indicate your wishes on the form.

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For Canadian Donors

The Friends of The Gow School Fund is a registered Canadian charity. If you donate through the link below, your gift to The Gow School qualifies for a tax receipt under Revenue Canada regulations.

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Send a Check

Please make checks payable to:

The Gow School
Development Office
2491 Emery Road
South Wales, NY 14139

 

Make a Gift of Stock

Stock Donations offer a tremendous tax incentive. As the donor, you will receive credit for the full value of the stock and avoid paying capital gains tax. Stock Transfer Wiring Instructions are available upon request. Contact the Development Office at 716.687.2074 or speak with your financial planner.
 
 

Named Funds

A Named Fund is a meaningful way to honor or recognize you, your family, or someone special who has had an impact on your life. As part of the Gow endowment, a Named Fund must reach a minimum value of $50,000 over five years. A donor can make donations to augment their Named Fund at any time. Named funds can be unrestricted (so that Gow can use them where needed most), or designated for a purpose such as a scholarship, for a specific department, or area of interest.

Many donors choose to include Named Funds in their estate plan. This planning provides an opportunity for future generations to make gifts to honor their loved one and add to the Fund. Named Funds are invested as part of Gow's permanent endowment which is important to provide financial security for the school’s future. Because an endowment gift will be invested permanently, it serves as a tribute to the donor for generations to come.

 

Make an IRA Charitable Rollover Gift

If you are 70 1/2 or older and own an IRA from which you do not need income, you can make a gift of up to $100,000 per year with an IRA Charitable Rollover. To learn more about requesting a direct transfer, please call Gayle Hutton, Director of Development, at 716.687.2074.
 

Contact Us

Gayle Hutton
Director of Development
716.687.2074
development@gow.org