St. Mary's Annual Fund

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As the School’s most important ongoing fundraising priority, The St. Mary’s  Fund generates $500,000 annually and represents more than six percent of the operating budget. Each year, alumni, parents, and friends show their support through the St. Mary’s Fund, providing critical resources for the School. This annual demonstration of tangible financial support ensures excellence across the campus.

Your gift means more than just dollars and cents. Your gift— of any amount —signifies your belief in the transformative power of a St. Mary’s education.

Your support ensures that we can hire and retain expert teachers, provide financial aid to nearly one fourth of our students, and support all aspects of a St. Mary’s education, from academics to the arts to athletics. 

The Annual Fund is St. Mary’s School major annual fundraising effort. It runs from July 1 through June 30 of each year and provides approximately 6% of the school’s $9.5 million operating budget. Annual Fund dollars are unrestricted and have a direct impact on every part of the St. Mary’s campus.

List of 7 frequently asked questions.

  • Why should I give to St. Mary's?

    St. Mary's was built upon a foundation of philanthropy. For over a century, generations of generous Crusade families have helped to create the school we are today.

    St. Mary's is an independent, non-diocesan, 501(c)3 non- profit school and does not receive any public or archdiocesan funding.

    Your support to St. Mary's will directly affect our current and all future students.
  • How can I show my support annually?

    St. Mary's Annual Fund
    The St. Mary's Annual Fund is the most important way you can support our school on an annual basis.

    Your gift provides immediate resources for the benefit of our students and teachers. 

    Crusader Athletic Fund
    Gifts to the Crusader Athletic Fund are crucial to helping St. Mary’s continue to educate students who excel in the classroom, in the community and on the field of competition.
  • What does the Annual Fund Support?

    The St. Mary's fund provides the margin of excellence that makes St. Mary's the place it is: 24 AP courses, small class sizes, personal attention for each student, financial aid for our students who need it the most, extracurricular activities, highly skilled teachers, and quality electives which together create a richer experience for our students.
  • What does the Crusader Athletic Fund Support?

    Gifts to the Crusader Athletic Fund allow St. Mary’s to field an athletic program that strives to instill in our students hard work, respect for others, and commitment. Crusader Athletic Fund gifts are used to waive fees for students who otherwise would not be able to afford to participate in sports. Along with helping to fund improvements to St. Mary’s facilities and providing athletes and coaches with resources and equipment critical to safe and effective training.
  • Give a Stock Gift

    Thank you for considering a donation, in the form of stock, to St. Mary’s School! Please provide the following information to your financial advisor:
    Morgan Stanley DTC # = 0015
    St. Mary’s of Medford
  • How much should I give?

    Annual Fund
    Donations of all sizes are greatly appreciated. We ask all parents to make St. Mary's School one of their top philanthropic priorities and encourage meaningful gifts from all of our supporters.

    Crusader Athletic Fund
    There are many ways to support Crusader Athletics. Click here to learn more.
  • How should I give?

    To make a gift online, click here.

    Email Hayley Morrow to make a pledge, payable over the course of the school year.

    For more information about Planned and Estate gifts, please click here.

    Gifts can also be mailed to: St. Mary's School
    816 Black Oak Drive
    Medford, OR 97504
    Attn: Advancement Department
The President's Circle $15,000+

The Inspiration Circle $10,000-$14,999

The Wisdom Circle $5,000-$9,999

The Knowledge Circle $2,500-$4,999

The Scholars' Circle $1,500-$2,499

St. Mary's Club $1,000-$1,499

Crusader Club $500-$999

Blue & White Club $250-$499

Friends Club Up to $250