Our Lady of Mercy Academy values your gift and giftedness and promises to steward and care for it as you intended to help foster its mission today and for generations to come. By making a gift to the Academy, you enable us to enhance academic programs, offer tuition assistance to families in need, improve our co-curricular activities, and retain our outstanding faculty and staff.
Thank you for your interest in supporting Our Lady of Mercy Academy! There are a variety of vehicles for giving and we hope there is one that suits your needs. Choose from a one-time online payment, a recurring gift, a check, or a donation of stock. If you would like to set up a named scholarship or find out more information about Planned Giving, contact the Advancement Office at 516-921-1047 (ext. 117) or email@example.com. We are truly grateful to you for making Our Lady of Mercy Academy a philanthropic priority. We value your gift and promise to steward it as you intended to help OLMA advance its mission and important work. We appreciate each gift, regardless of size, because it is an investment in our young women and their future. The following are ways you can help.
Ways to Give
By Mail (via Check)
Send a Personal Check – to the Advancement Office, payable to:
Our Lady of Mercy Academy
815 Convent Road
Syosset, NY 11791
This campaign will address the most pressing needs facing Our Lady of Mercy Academy and lay an even stronger foundation for the future while strengthening our legacy for years to come. By expanding our endowment, making program enhancements, and institutional improvements, the plans set forth through this campaign will ensure the Academy’s competitive edge while we strive to inspire those entrusted to our care to achieve their personal, academic, artistic, and athletic goals as they grow as young women of faith, compassion, and promise.
Sign Up For Recurring Gifts
Become a monthly donor by registering for our ACH program in support of The Promise of Mercy Fund. ACH donors make their support throughout the year on a monthly (or quarterly) basis via an automated deduction from a banking account. To set up an ACH, contact Andy Dragunat, Business Manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 516-921-1047 (ext. 226).
Gift of Securities
Our Lady of Mercy Academy welcomes gifts of appreciated stocks, bonds, and mutual funds as a great way to support the school. Not only will your contribution entitle you to an income tax charitable deduction, but you may also avoid capital gains taxes. For more information, contact Andy Dragunat, Business Manager, at email@example.com or 516-921-1047 (ext.226).
IRA and 401K Required Minimum Distribution Contribution
You may contribute a portion of your required distribution by making a direct contribution to OLMA. You will avoid paying income taxes on your distribution paid directly from your account to OLMA. For more information, contact Andy Dragunat, Business Manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 516-921-1047 (ext. 226).
The Amazon Smile program allows you to donate 0.5% of all your purchases on smile.amazon.com to charity. Our Lady of Mercy Academy is now registered with Amazon Smile. Any gifts made through this site go directly to benefit The Promise of Mercy Fund.