"We are the sowers - our children are those who reap. We labor so that future generations will be better and nobler than we are."

Maria Montessori

Ways to Give

Thank you for considering a gift to Gladwyne Montessori. There are many different ways to show your support!

Annual Fund

Gifts to the Fund for Gladwyne Montessori are tax-deductible and benefit every teacher, every student, every day.

To give, you can choose to either:

  • Complete our online form.
  • Mail to: The Fund for Gladwyne Montessori
    920 Youngsford Road, Gladwyne, PA 19035
  • Call: 610-649-1761 ext. 112


Creating an Endowment Fund helps realize your philanthropic vision - by providing unrestricted operating income to Gladwyne Montessori in perpetuity.

The income yielded from a healthy endowment allows us to bolster our annual operating budget, providing necessary financial flexibility and resilience.

Our Endowment fundraising concentrates on the following key areas:

  • Financial Aid - a commitment to accessibility for all students
  • Professional Development - a commitment to Faculty excellence
  • Buildings & Grounds - a commitment to perpetuity

These Endowments strengthen the financial security of our school, allowing Gladwyne Montessori to fulfill our unique mission for generations of children to come.

If you are interested in making an Endowment gift, please contact our Development Office at 610-649-1761 ext. 104.

Matching Gift

Many companies will match their employees’ charitable donations, dollar for dollar. Please check with your employer’s Human Resources department regarding the specifications of your company’s plan. Matching Gifts Programs often double the amount of your donation. Simply obtain the necessary form from your Human Resources department and we will do the rest!

Planned Giving

Planned gifts, such as bequests or charitable trusts, can be an advantageous way to provide for a future gift to charity.

To speak to someone about planned giving, please contact our Development Office at 610-649-1761 ext. 104.

Stock or Securities

Direct transfers of securities to our brokerage account are encouraged and often provide significant tax advantages.

To donate a gift of securities, please contact Molly Robbins, Director of Institutional Advancement, at 610-649-1761 ext. 104 or mrobbins@gladwyne.org to notify us of your intent to transfer. 

Stock Transfer Information:

Janney Montgomery Scott
Broker - Anthony Snaith, 610-254-1101
Account Name: Gladwyne Montessori School
DTC #: 0374
Account Number: 5984 7546

United Way

Gladwyne Montessori is a designated United Way recipient, our donor number is 03755.

Join the club!


Bead Chain Benefactors
$10,000 to $24,999

Montessori Patrons
$5,000 to $9,999

Montessori Partners
$2,500 to $4,999

1962 Founders
$1,000 to $2,499

Montessori Associates
$500 to $999

Montessori Guardians
$250 to $499

Montessori Friends
$150 to $249

Montessori Sponsors
Up to $149