2017 Car Raffle and Drive for Your School

2017 LRCSS Car Raffle: Please join us as we partner with Speedway Automotive to raffle off a 2014 Jeep Patriot. We are offering raffle tickets for this maroon Jeep Patriot with just over 40,000 miles for $25.00 each or 5 for $100.00. Please use our DONATE button by, call (913) 682-7801 or visit the LRCSS Administrative Offices to purchase your raffle tickets and look for us to sell following Mass services.
note: to use our donate button, go to our home page, click on DONATE on the right hand side of the page, then fill out the form. Under Tribute name, please enter Car raffle. Fill out the remainder of the form and we will mail your raffle tickets to you.
 
 
 
Drive for Your SchoolMark your calendars to stop by Speedway Automotive during the month of April and test drive any vehicle to benefit our Catholic schools in Leavenworth County! There is no purchase necessary, just test drive any vehicle and mention that you are "Driving for Your School, Immaculata or Xavier". For each test drive, Speedway Automotive will make a donation to our schools! Thank you for your support of Catholic Education and the LRCSS.
 
 
 
 

Ways to Give

For how to contribute or questions about contributions, please contact:

Barbara Fitzgerald,

Director of Development/Fundraising and Alumni Relations

913-682-7801 ex. 18

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By Phone

Please contact Barbara Fitzgerald, Director of Development and Alumni Relations in our LRCSS Administration Office, 913-682-7801 ex. 18.

 

By Mail

Send your check or money order and clearly indicate whether the donation should go to the general fund donation, Phonathon-Annual Appeal, Guardian Angel, Memorial or another area you have already discussed. Mail to:
    Leavenworth Regional Catholic School System 
    320 N. Broadway
    Leavenworth, KS 66048

 

Donate Online (Visa or Master Card)

Click on the donate button on the main page of the website at www.leavenworthcatholicschools.org.

Ways to Contribute

Annual Appeal Phonathon (Monetary)

Donors are listed in the annual Alumni Flashback. Your gifts to the Annual Appeal supplement the budget in many important ways:

  • Faculty Development

  • Faith Formation

  • Financial Assistance

  • Student Programs

  • Technology Enhancements

  • Enriched Academic Programs

The Annual Fund is one of the most important requests we make each year. Once again we ask your support to help us fulfill our mission of providing the very best in Catholic education. We are fortunate to have alumni and friends like you who believe in us and want to see the Leavenworth Regional Catholic School System as an environment where all students can be challenged to reach their potential. Your charitable commitment has a meaningful impact on every LRCSS family. Please respond positively to our Annual Appeal by sending your donation in to the Development Office (see below How to Contribute) or call for more information.

Click here to go to the Phonathon page.

 

Guardian Angel Fund (Monetary)

It is important for us to respond with prayer, kindness and support when someone in our own faith community is financially overwhelmed due to job loss, a death in the family or changing family circumstances. The Guardian Angel Fund provides an opportunity for others to help families, who are experiencing a crisis meet their tuition obligation in a way that protects their dignity. The generosity of such giving is unseen but has an important impact on our school by allowing students to continue their education uninterrupted by the difficulty challenging them.

Since its beginning, the Guardian Angel Fund has enabled many outstanding young people to continue their education at Xavier and Immaculata. This is an opportunity for those who are able to respond to those in need.

Development Events

The Annual Greenway Auction: (Monetary and in-kind gifts)

  • Donate an item for the Greenway Auction

  • Sponsorship for the Greenway Auction

  • Donate in memory of someone or as a friend of Greenway to be published in the auction catalog

  • Fund-a-Need (different each year)

  • Attend the Greenway and bid on your favorite things!

The Greenway Auction is our schools' largest single fundraiser of the year. Consistently over 500 people attended the Greenway Auction, supporting our schools and enjoying the dinner, silent auction and live auction, and overall merriment!

The Greenway Auction is a success because of the dedication and generosity of volunteers, parents, students, community, businesses, and corporate sponsors.

Click here to go to the Greenway Auction page.

 

Annual Homecoming Golf Tournament:
(Monetary, prize donations and in-kind gifts)

     •  Play in the tournament and have fun!

     •   Donate items for prizes

     •   Sponsorship for the golf tournament

Click here to go to the Golf Tournament page.

Other Ways of Giving

Securities:

Gifts of appreciated stocks and other securities can provide significant tax advantages for donors wanting to support our schools. Gifts of securities can be made by contacting the Development Office at 913.682.7801, to receive instructions on delivering securities electronically or by stock certificate.

 

Memorials (Monetary):

There are several ways to memorialize those dear to you. Gifts may be contributed to the Leavenworth Regional Catholic Schools in memory of deceased persons, to honor living persons, or to commemorate anniversaries or other special events. All gifts are tax-deductible as allowed by law.

 

Named Memorial Scholarships:

A named memorial scholarship may be set up at Leavenworth Regional Catholic School. The minimum gift amount to establish an endowed memorial scholarship is currently $2,500. Donations less than that amount are welcome in our general scholarship fund.
For more information about setting up an endowed memorial scholarship, please contact us.

 

Estate Planning:

As part of your estate planning, please consider making the Leavenworth Regional Catholic Schools a part of your beneficiaries on a life insurance policy or including us in your will or trust. Let us know if we can help you in planning.

 

Corporate Matching Funds:

Many companies offer matching funds to their employees who make gifts to qualified 501(c)(3) organizations. This can allow donors to multiply their gift and provide further support to Xavier Elementary or Immaculata High School. Contact your human resources department to learn about your company's matching gift program.

 

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    Amazon.com

    Do you make purchases on Amazon.com? Did you realize you can select a charity to receive 0.5% of your purchase price? http://smile.amazon.com
    Select: Catholic School Foundation Of The Leavenworth Region Inc.

     

 

 

 

Dillions Rewards Program: 

Did you know you can earn money for LRCSS just by doing your regular grocery shopping? LRCSS has been approved to participate in Dillon's Community Rewards program. Simply click on the following link http://dillons/account/enrollCommunityRewardsNow

Sign in or create a Dillon's account. (You must have a Dillon's Plus Card to enroll in this program.)

At the bottom of your account summary choose the option to enroll in Community Rewards.

Enter our non-profit organization number (51599) and click search.

Choose Leavenworth Regional Catholic School System and click enroll.

It’s that easy, and Dillon's will send us a check every quarter that represents a percentage of your purchases. Please encourage your friends and family members to sign up using our non-profit organization number.

 

 


The Target Take Charge of Education Visa Card

The Target Take Charge of Education Visa Card donates 1% of purchases back to the school of your choice. For more information, visit your local Target store.

XAVIER CATHOLIC ELEMENTARY, 541 MUNCIE RD, LEAVENWORTH , KS 66048-3375 School ID: 7103

IMMACULATA HIGH SCHOOL, 600 SHAWNEE ST, LEAVENWORTH , KS 66048-1959 School ID: 7135 

 

 

Recycling:

Recycling can produce small but helpful funds for our schools.

  • Newspapers, clean paper, cardboard and plastics can be dropped off at the Deffenbaugh containers in the parking lots of each Catholic Church in Leavenworth/Lansing and behind Imac.

  • The Xavier PTO also collects aluminum cans once a month (call the school office for the next date), Campbell Soup Labels and Box Tops for Education labels for cash or to redeem for school supplies.