Ways to Give

Every gift to San Francisco Day School is vital to the academic and financial health of our school. SF Day is grateful for gifts of all sizes and offers a variety of ways to make a gift to suit individual donor objectives. The Advancement Office welcomes inquiries about ways to structure your gift and invites you to consider the giving options listed below.


Giving online is easy and secure.  We accept donations online using any major credit card. 


Gifts of cash, payable by check, are tax-deductible and provide the school with funds immediately available for use.

Please mail your checks to:

Advancement Office
San Francisco Day School
350 Masonic Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94118

Appreciated Securities & Stocks

Gifts of appreciated securities and stocks allow the donor to receive a tax deduction for the stock's current market value and avoid capital gains tax on the appreciation.

For instructions on how your broker can transfer your stock to SF Day, please click here.

Matching Gifts

Many companies will match your gift to SF Day, greatly increasing your donation to the school. Learn whether your employer has a matching gifts program by contacting your human resources department.

Planned Giving

Planned giving is an effective way to support SF Day while securing the financial needs of families or loved ones. Planned gifts can also provide significant tax benefits for your family. Planned giving donors are valued members of the SF Day Dolphin Society. For details on remembering SF Day in your estate plan, please contact Erin Wright, Director of Advancement.