Ways to Give

Ways to Give

Your contribution is vital to The Girls’ Middle School. Here are some options for giving:

Gifts of Cash:

Checks made payable to The Girls’ Middle School may be sent to:
Development Office
The Girls’ Middle School
3400 West Bayshore Road
Palo Alto, CA 94303

Credit cards

Gifts by credit cards are accepted by phone or mail, and on our secure website

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Use AmazonSmile and select The Girls' Middle School as your charitable organization. Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases. AmazonSmile offers the same products, prices and services of the original -or traditional-  Amazon site. Support The Girls' Middle school by shopping at https://smile.amazon.com/.


Gifts of appreciated securities offer significant tax advantages to the donor and are easy to arrange. Please call the Development Office at (650) 968-8338 ext 107 for further information.

Matching Gifts

Many companies will match contributions made by an employee or a spouse. Please inquire if your employer has such a program and, if so, please obtain the proper forms and forward to the Development Office.  


Any asset may be transferred to The Girls’ Middle School by bequest. The gift may be made under your will, through a trust, or by designating The Girls’ Middle School as a beneficiary of a life insurance policy or retirement plan.  

In-Kind Contributions

We welcome in-kind donations such as office equipment, classroom supplies, athletic equipment, and other items related to the educational program. Prior to making any in-kind contribution, please contact Theresa Winterbauer Martinez, Development Director, at (650) 968-8338 ext.107.  

The Development Office can provide information about the many ways of giving to The Girls’ Middle School. We are also happy to discuss any of our options with your lawyer or financial advisor. The Girls’ Middle School is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization. Our federal tax identification number is 94-3253594.  


You can click the banner below to register any one or all of your existing grocery loyalty, debit and credit cards for use in the eScrip program. Participating merchants will make contributions to GMS, based on purchases made by you, just by using the cards you have registered. The Girls' Middle School's Group ID number is: 138057518