Milwaukee College Prep does more with less. Faced with one of the largest public charter vs. traditional public school funding gaps in the nation, we must raise $650 per scholar, $1,250,000 annually, and invest every penny back into the classrooms. By participating in the sponsor a scholar program, you’re making an investment in these children at the front end that will pay dividends for years to come.
When you give appreciated securities, you may receive an immediate tax deduction and savings on capital gains taxes. Your gift of stock or mutual funds can also be used to fund a charitable gift annuity. You can make a gift of appreciated securities to Milwaukee College Prep while diversifying your portfolio and/or securing a stream of income. Click here for general information about making a gift of stock, or contact Jon Osman or call (414) 264-6000 ext. 313.
When you make a gift to United Way at the Tocqueville level or higher, you can designate up to 50% of that gift to Milwaukee College Prep. It is a great way to maximize your philanthropy.
Many employers will match your donation to Milwaukee College Prep— meaning that your gift has double the impact on our efforts to eliminate the achievement gap in Milwaukee. Most companies ask you to complete and return a short form or may require Milwaukee College Prep’s tax identification number, which is 39-1881295.
A bequest is one of the simplest ways to support Milwaukee College Prep. If you’d like to help build the long-term financial strength of Milwaukee College Prep into the future, a charitable bequest might be your best option. These thoughtful gifts ensure that we can continue our critical work to eliminate the achievement gap in Milwaukee.
If your plans include a gift to Milwaukee College Prep, let us know. We want to thank you and honor your wishes.