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Annual Fund Drive

How can I donate?


Click here to donate online through our sercure PayPal link

Click here to download the Donation Form

Click here to learn more about Matching Grants



Is my donation tax deductable?

YES!  Garrison Mill Foundation
Tax ID 27-1580499


What is the suggested donation?

The suggested donation is $100 per child; but any amount will have a lasting impact on Garrison Mill students and is greatly appreciated.

Is there any benefits to donating during the month of August?




Will I receive a recipt?

All donations will get a donation confirmation by email that your doantion has been received by GMEF.  Donations of $250 or more will receive a tax recipt.  Be sure to include your e-mail address on your donation form!

When will I receive my tax receipt for my donation?

Tax receipts for donations of $250+ will be mailed out in January .  If you would like a donation recipt for a donation less than $250, you may request one by sending an email to treasurer@gmefoundation.org

What should I do if I haven’t received a receipt?

Please email treasurer@gmefoundation.org if you do not receive a tax receipt by January 15th.

Can I split my donation bwteween two forms of payment?

Yes! You can submit a check now and put a portion of your donation on a credit card.

When I pay through PayPal how does it work?

You can click on the link above, and then follow PayPal instructions for payment. Type in the amount you wish to donate and log in. You can use your PayPal account or create a new one. Complete the transaction by clicking the “Donate $___USD NOW” button and you are finished! A receipt/comfirmation will be emailed to you and the car magnet wil be sent home to you in your child’s backpack.

How can I have my employer match my donation?

Visit the link for a list of the companies with a history of corporate matching, GMEF tax ID number, and helpful steps  to completing the process.  If you have any questions, please email treasurer@gmefoundation.org

Can a family member make a donation to GMEF?

YES!  A family member (grandparents, aunts, uncles, etc.) can make a donation to the GMEF and that donation amount will be credited towards your family! We welcome all donations!

When will I get my car magnet?

If you bring your doantion or pledge to Open house or Meet and Greet to the GMEF table, you will receive your magnet immediately. Otherwise, if you send your donation or pledge in to the school, we will send the car magnet home to you iin your child’s backpack as soon as possible.

Is the GMEF different from the PTA?

The PTA and the GMEF each have distinct and essential roles and operated under specific parameters to improve the quality of our children’s education.  By working together, we are able to support teachers and administrators, provide up-tp-date technology & supplies, provide enrichment programs, keep families connected to school events, captal improvements, and much, much more! By supporting these two wonderful organizations, you are truely investing in YOUR child’s eduction!