Ways to Give
There are many convenient and easy ways to make a gift to Ramona:
Many corporations and their affiliates match the charitable contributions of their employees and retirees. Please check to see if your employer or your spouse’s employer offer a matching gift program. If they do, you may be able to double or even triple your support of Ramona!
We will have something to add here that will link to a matching gifts clearinghouse.
If you employer uses paper forms, please fill out the information on the Matching Gift Form and send it to:
Ramona Convent Secondary School
1701 W. Ramona Road
Alhambra, CA 91803
Attn: Matching Gifts
Gifts of stocks and/or securities to Ramona offer you the chance to help the school while realizing many important tax benefits for yourself. By transferring stock and/or securities to Ramona, you can avoid capital gains on the amount of appreciation realized and receive a tax deduction for the full market value.
Donors 70½ years or older can take advantage of a simple way to benefit Ramona and receive tax benefits in return. You can give up to $100,000 from your IRA directly to Ramona without having to pay income taxes on the money, and do so annually as the law has no expiration date, allowing you to see the difference your donation is making.
There are many ways to support Ramona while you shop for everyday basics or special gifts:
You can support Ramona when you shop online at Amazon through AmazonSmile. AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know and love – same products, same prices, same service – but when you shop on AmazonSmile, Amazon donates 0.5% of every eligible purchase you make to Ramona. To shop on Amazon AND support Ramona just click here, bookmark the link and support us every time you shop on Amazon.
The eScrip program allows you to support more than one organization. So if you haven't added Ramona to the list of those benefiting from your eScrip donations, please do so right away. It's easy:
- Log onto www.eScrip.com and go to "sign up"
- Designate Ramona Convent Secondary School (group #66700514)
- Register your grocery club cards (Vons and Pavilions)
- Register credit and debit cards (all other eScrip merchants)
Albertson's Community Partners Card
We urge you to participate with an Albertson's Community Partners card. Your Albertson's Preferred Savings Card just needs to be registered with Ramona's I.D. number (49001012239) - at any Albertson's, Sav-on Drugs, or Osco Drugs online at www.Albertsons.com A percentage of your purchases is given to Ramona in the form of a cash contribution.