Make A Gift

Important Notice:This form is primarily used for credit card, stock, and/or security donations.  Friends of the Arts Lifetime Membership pledge payments should be made through the FOA Membership form.  Please contact the Christa Reid at CReid@dcds.edu with any questions.

Faculty and staff wishing to use Payroll Deduction, need to log into the Faculty and Staff Portal and use the form within the Payroll Deduction element. 


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Clicking on the various selections will reveal additional information regarding that selection. You have the option of changing your selection. Please indicate which area you would like to make your gift:​​​​​​

Annual Fund Gifts

Gifts to the DCDS Annual Fund help us provide an education above and beyond what tuition can secure. Annual Fund gifts support the people, programs, and property of DCDS through underwriting annual operating budget expenses.

Annual Fund gifts can be made to the areas of greatest need through General Support or directed to our three main pillars of Academics, Art, and Athletics through:

DCDS Annual Fund – General Support
DCDS Academics Annual Fund
DCDS Arts Annual Fund
DCDS Athletics Annual Fund

Endowment Gifts

Gifts to DCDS Endowment Funds help us provide for the long term sustainability of the school with a goal of perpetuity. Endowment gifts support the people, programs, and property of DCDS through the income earned on the invested funds in accordance with the school’s endowment policy.

Endowment Fund gifts can be made to the areas of greatest need through General Endowment or directed to our three main pillars of Academics, Arts, and Athletics or our Guided Tuition (need based financial aid) program through:

DCDS General Endowment Fund
DCDS Academics Endowment Fund
DCDS Arts Endowment Fund
DCDS Athletics Endowment Fund
DCDS Financial Aid Endowment Fund

Please select the Annual Fund option of your choice.​​​​​
Please select endowment option of your choice​​​​​​​​​​

 

Annual Giving Levels

Mens Sana In Corpore Sano Society Levels

Diamond Member $25,000+

Platinum Member $10,000 - $24,999

Gold Member $5,000 - $9,999

 Silver Member $2,500 - $4,999

Bronze Member $1,000 - $2,499

Yellowjacket Society
Alumni who give over $1000. Also member of Mens Sana In Corpore Sano Society.

Sustaining Level Any amount up to $999

Please choose the commemorate brick paver size​
Brick Paver Sizes
4" x 8"Max 3 lines of text
Max 14 characters per line
Max 42 characters per brick
6" x 12"Max 4 lines of text
Max 17 characters per line
Max 65 characters per brick
12" x 12"Max 7 lines of text
Max 17 characters per line
Max 115 characters per brick
Character count includes spaces and punctuation. If you would like to gift more than one commemorative brick, please complete separate form.
Max 42 total characters
Character count includes spaces and punctuation. If you would like to gift more than one commemorative brick, please complete separate form.
Max 65 total characters
Character count includes spaces and punctuation. If you would like to gift more than one commemorative brick, please complete separate form.
Max 115 total characters
IMPORTANT: Enter the amount of your one-time gift OR enter the amount you would like to give each time on a recurring monthly or annual basis. Then, please select "one-time" or "recurring" in the Payment Options area below. If you choose "recurring", you will then be asked to provide the frequency and number of payments you wish to make with your credit card.​​

Request for credit card information on a following page will be made once you finish filling out the fields on this form and hit SUBMIT at the bottom.

Remember when sending in a check, please complete this form, hit SUBMIT, then print your email confirmation and send with your check made payable to DCDS. 

Transfer Appreciated Securities - You can donate shares of stocks or mutual funds to Detroit Country Day School.  Please initiate a DTC transfer through your broker, using the following instructions:
Account # - BD 00605
Account Title -  Detroit Country Day School
DTC # -0221
Contrafirm - UBS Financial Services

* Please notify the Advancement Office by email at advancement@dcds.edu when you initiate the transfer of the securities.  This is our only way of identifying who the gift is from and allowing us to record and recognize your gift appropriately. 

My gift will be matched.
Please indicate the amount of the matching gift from your employer.​​​
Please indicate how you would like your name to appear in all published donor lists. Please put "anonymous" if you prefer not to be listed on any donor lists.
Please indicate a name and address of individuals you would like notified of your gift.​​

Once you click on the SUBMIT button, you should receive a copy of your completed form via e-mail for your records. If you do not receive an email with a copy of your submission, please contact the Advancement Office at advancement@dcds.edu

Payment Options

Thank you for your commitment to Detroit Country Day School! Should you have any questions or concerns please contact the Advancement Office at advancement@dcds.edu
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