Crestmont School is funded primarily by tuition, which we strive to keep as low as possible. This means there is a gap between tuition and our costs, particularly as we improve our facilities and programs. Whether for high-quality literature, or an entrance gate, a playground structure or to add to our financial aid pool, your donation directly enhances the educational experience for Crestmont students. Crestmont is a 501(c)3 charity, and all your gifts are tax-deductible. You can verify our status on Guidestar.
Our EIN is 94-1724056
Ways to Support Crestmont
- Annual Campaign
At Crestmont, our teachers create a curriculum that respects and responds to the dignity and individuality of each child. Our goals are to provide a well-rounded education and to be competitive with surrounding private schools. Supplementing our tuition dollars through financial gifts helps keep tuition at a competitive rate and provides important programs and improvements that are essential to our mission.
- Events ⌄
- Spring Auction ⌄
- Gifts of Stock ⌄
- Matching Gifts ⌄
- Amazon Smile ⌄
- OneCause ⌄
- Crestmont Forever Home Campaign →
Questions? You may have questions about how our money is spent or you might have other ideas about how to support the school and its students. We are eager for your feedback. Please, contact us.
Gifts may be made via credit card online using the DONATE button above. You may also send a check to the school at our address:
6226 Arlington Blvd.
Richmond, CA 94805
You may also contact the Development Team and we’ll happily call you to facilitate your gift.
Every year Crestmont holds several fundraising events that are great fun and important revenue sources that help to close the gap between tuition and our operating costs. We have benefit family entertainment, Bowling for Dollars at the Albany Bowl, a Silent Auction and Dance Party, a garage sale and other events.
Email us for information on events and to buy tickets. You can also click on the events page to find out about our upcoming events.
Every year we have a SUPER FUN PARTY AND AUCTION (part silent, part live and part online) to raise money for our Annual Fund, supporting our Scholarship Fund and Teacher Endowment Fund. Please join us for this remarkable event, where you can connect with current and past parents and staff. Look for information about our annual springtime auction in the fall.
Gifts of Stock
Stock and securities may be transferred directly to the School’s brokerage account. Donors receive tax deductions based on the fair market value at the time of the gift and avoid capital gains tax on appreciated property.
Please contact us for further information.
Many employers offer generous matching gift programs that increase the value of your own gift to the School. Please ask your employer about their matching program, and be sure to include the appropriate forms or information with your gift to the School
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