Year End Giving for Tax Savings

With the end of 2015 quickly approaching, you may be considering a charitable gift that can generate income tax deductions which could help reduce your income tax bill. Please consider that a philanthropic gift to Trident Academy could produce tax savings for you while providing vital resources for students with learning differences. Time is short — only gifts made by December 31, 2015, can help reduce the amount of taxes you will owe this coming April. Since our school is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, your gift to Trident Academy is tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law.

Ways to Give

Cash or Check

Please make your check payable to Trident Academy and mail it to the school at 1455 Wakendaw Road, Mt. Pleasant, SC, 29464. Make sure your envelope is postmarked by December 31.

Credit Card

We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or American Express. You may donate now by visiting our online giving page.

Gifts of Stock

Contact the Joy Simpson at jsimpson@tridentacademy.com for more information about transferring stocks or other securities.

Why Your Gift  Matters

Did you know that gifts in a variety of amounts will help us as follows?

  • $50 will buy a semester’s worth of notebook paper
  • $100 will update a classroom library
  • $250 will fund a field trip for a classroom
  • $500 will purchase a new iPad for a student
  • $1000 will pay 1/2 our monthly electric bill
  • $5000 will provide 20% assistance for tuition for a student

Any donor giving $1,000 or more annually will become a member of the 1972 Society.  1972 Society members will receive recognition and invitations to special events.

This is not intended as legal or financial advice. Please consult with an attorney or tax professional when doing your financial planning.

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