Our mission is made possible through support from generous donors and members of our Southwest Florida community. We would like to thank each and every one of you for helping us to provide our students with the services and educational opportunities that have made a positive difference in their lives. Because of you, we are able to help 145 bright, young minds to continue reaching for their goals.
Beacon of Hope 2021
For the past 3 years, members of our Southwest Florida community have joined together at our Beacon of Hope Gala to raise funds needed for De LaSalle Academy’s Scholarship Fund. This year, due to COVID-19, we will be hosting a weekend-long online auction which will be open for bidding on Friday, May 7th and close on Sunday, May 9th. Be on the lookout for more information on how to register to bid on highly sought-after items.
If you would like to become a Beacon of Hope sponsor, simply click/share the link below to submit a form:
Beacon of Hope 2021
Auction Item Donation Form
Drive for Education
Pro-AM Golf Classic
Eighty percent of the net proceeds of the tournament will be split between The Foundation for Lee County Public Schools, Inc. and De LaSalle Academy. Sponsors will be able to direct their contribution to either program, or split them equally.
Register your team today!
Become a sponsor today!
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We invite you to order a personalized, engraved brick that will be placed surrounding our school walkways. It’s a great way to honor family and friends, commemorate special occasions, or remember loved ones. The laser engraved pavers are guaranteed for life, with paint that never wears away. The bricks will be displayed with the De LaSalle logo along with your personal sentiments with others on the “Walk of Fame.” Each brick measures 8” x 4” with up to 3 lines and 15 characters per line. The cost of each brick is $125.
Be a part of the De LaSalle Academy legacy forever.
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When you register for Amazon Smile, search for “De LaSalle Academy of Fort Myers Inc.” Having trouble? Contact us.
Grants from business, community and private family foundations are a wonderful resource for collaboration and raising funds to underwriting school projects, resources and tuition assistance. If you are a foundation representative and would like to partner with our organization, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monthly giving is an easy and secure way to support De LaSalle Academy throughout the year. Contact the front office at 239-245-8212 or email email@example.com for a monthly giving form. We will charge the amount you indicate to your credit card before the 15th of each month. You may change the amount or cancel your gift at any time. Forms can be returned to us by mail, fax (239-245-7951) or e-mail. At the end of each year, you will receive an annual statement for your taxes. Donations are 100% tax deductible!
Support our academy today and in the years to come!
A Planned Gift may also be able to provide you with significant income today in exchange for your future gift to the school. Contact front office at 239-245-8212 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information. All inquiries will be kept confidential.
Stocks, Securities & Gifts of Property
Donors may utilize their own broker/agent to transfer and sell stock, or donate property to benefit our academy.
If the stock has been held long-term (over one year), the donor does not have to pay capital gains tax and is allowed a tax deduction for the full value of the stock. However, the stock must first be transferred to the school before being liquidated. Families or individuals interested in making a gift of real estate or personal property. This can be in the form of a house or land. For additional information, contact front office at 239-245-8212 or email email@example.com .
Corporate Matching Gifts
In most instances, the donor initiates the matching gift from his or her company by requesting a form from the Human Resource Department. The donor then fills out the form and sends it with each installment payment of his or her pledge. You may be able to increase the value of your gift by participating in a matching gift program provided through your employer or board membership. Companies may match charitable contributions at 1:1, 2:1 and sometimes as high as a 3:1 ratio on outright or deferred gifts.
We’re confident that De LaSalle’s mission will have ripple effects through time, and that we are changing the lives that will one day change the world. Our family of students, teachers, therapists and staff are appreciative of those who continuously provide support for education equity. Join us in being a beacon of hope for our community.