|Ways to Support Parker
We accept checks made payable to Francis W. Parker School, as well as Visa, Mastercard, Discover and American Express.
Gifts of Securities
Please notify the Development and Alumni Office at 773.797.5520 if you plan to make a gift of securities.
Maximize your gift with a matching gift from your employer. Your Human Resources Dept. will have information and forms needed to participate.
Gifts can be made in honor of someone special or in memory of someone who has passed. The Development and Alumni Office will send notification of your thoughtfulness to the individual whom you honored or the family of the person you memorialized.
Deferred or Planned Giving
Attention Target Shoppers,
Did you know Parker has a planned giving program? The Anita McCormick Blaine Planned Giving Society honors those who have included Francis W. Parker School in their estate plans. For more information about The Anita McCormick Blaine Society click here.
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Parker is pleased to announce its participation in Target’s Take Charge of Education (TCOE) program, which provides an easy way for parents, grandparents, alumni, friends and neighbors to raise money for the school. Click here for more.
All gifts made to Parker are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.
Questions? Please call the Development & Alumni office directly at 773.797.5520.
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At Parker, we learned by doing. As alumni, we give to learning.
Parker strives to secure participation from all of its alumni so that we can continue to offer the best educational opportunities to as many students as possible.
Grandparents, parents emeriti, faculty and friends of Parker support our Annual Fund and Scholarship Fund. Gifts help to recruit and retain the brightest faculty, continue our unique educational philosophy and support Parker's Financial Aid Program.
The Parent Annual Giving Program asks that all families support Parker annually with tax-deductible gifts to the school. Gifts to Parker ensure that the programs and people that make our school so special are sustainable.
The Cooke & the Colonel Scholarship Dinners is our biennial event that raises money for Parker's Scholarship Fund. Both corporate and personal underwriting gifts directly support this effort.
Parker created the Rosenberg Lecture Series to honor the memory of one of our most dedicated and effective volunteers, Francine C. Rosenberg. Gifts to the Rosenberg Lecture directly support this effort.
The annual Berkowitz Award, established in honor of Susan F. Berkowitz's exemplary work with children, honors a person or organization who continues Susan's legacy. Gifts to the Berkowitz Award directly support this effort.
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