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April 25, 2019

Pennington Giving Day is a twenty-four hour period of time when our community comes together to support the mission of the School: to develop individual excellence in all of our students. Every gift made during this day supports current students and gives them the opportunity to have an outstanding educational experience.


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Frequently Asked Questions

What is Pennington Giving Day?

Pennington Giving Day is a 24-hour fundraising event bringing together alumni, parents, faculty/staff, students, and friends to change the culture of philanthropy and to raise funds to support the School’s mission.

How do I make a gift?

To make a gift online, click on the “Give Now” button above and it will take you to an online giving form. If you’re having problems, you may call the Development Office at 609-737-6149. Thank you for your support!

Is there a minimum donation amount?

Yes, there is a $5 minimum donation during the event.

How do I decide where to give?

You can choose from among many giving opportunities at Pennington. Gifts to any fund make a vital difference as we prepare our students for individual excellence.

Can I send a gift by mail or phone?

Yes, but because of the short time frame of the Pennington Giving Day, only gifts that arrive on April 12 or are made by phone or online will count toward the goals or qualify for matching funds. You can make a gift by phone at 609-737-6149.

Can I make a pledge?

If you’d like to make a pledge, please contact the Office of Alumni and Development by calling 609-737-6149. Your pledge must be paid by June 30, 2017.

Can I give stock in support of Pennington Giving Day?

Yes, you can. Please contact Charlie Brown so that we can facilitate a gift of a securities transfer:

Charlie Brown, Director of Advancement
The Pennington School
112 West Delaware Avenue
Pennington, NJ 08534–1601
Tel: (609) 737–6103; Fax: (609) 737–7422

Is it safe to make my gift online?

Yes, our secure online system makes it easy and safe for you to make your gift online.

Will my Pennington Giving Day contribution be tax-deductible?

Yes. Your gift is 100% tax-deductible. You will receive an e-mail and mail confirmation that will serve as your receipt for tax purposes.

What can I do to help get the word out about Pennington Giving Day?

Post about the Pennington Giving Day on your social networks, like Facebook and Twitter, using #PenningtonGivingDay, and spread the excitement!