Ways to Give

Improving Student Lives Daily

The Girard School District Foundation is a non-profit organization that relies on gifts from individuals, local businesses, estates, grants, and corporate sponsors. The GSD Foundation is a registered 501(c)(3) charitable organization. All donations are tax-deductible.

There are a number of ways to donate to the Girard School District Foundation:

  • Monetary Contributions (i.e., general, memorial, recognition of an educator, or tribute to someone special)
  • Scholarships
  • Legacy Gifts- Will or Estate Planning
  • Business Partnerships- Product Donations
  • Erie Gives
  • United Way of Erie County pledge- designate a donation to Girard School District Foundation
  • Amazon Smiles choose Girard School District Foundation
  • PayPal's Give at Checkout Program

Every Little Bit Counts

You may give once, incrementally over a number of months or years, or as an endowment.

Our staff and various professional advisors are available to work with you to achieve your charitable-giving objectives. Donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. For additional details, complete the online form or request information.

Levels of Giving

Contributions may be made directly to the Girard School District Foundation.

$5000+: Leadership Sponsor

$2500 - $4999: High Honors Sponsor

$1000 - $2499: Honors Sponsor

$500 - $999: Red & Gold Sponsor

$250 - $499: Yellow Jacket Sponsor

$100 - $249: GSD Foundation Sponsor

Up to $100: Friends of the GSD Foundation

Make a Donation

Your generous gifts will change our students for the better. Not only will funds go towards educational materials and supplies, but they will also be given directly to the students through scholarships.