There are many ways to support the students of Yuma Catholic High School. The gift of a quality, faith based education lasts lifetimes. Education empowers our community with responsible leaders that share a commitment to service.
1. YCHS Annual Fund Operational Support
An Annual Fund donation is the best way for YC supporters to help make a difference in the lives of students right now. Your investment will help enrich academic programs, faculty development, and student activities. Click here to visit our annual fund frequently asked questions page.
2. Support-A-Shamrock Tuition Fund
Give the gift of education by providing a student with YCHS tuition support. This allows donors the opportunity to not only pay all or a portion of a student’s tuition but also provides the student with the gift of mentorship relationship. You may provide a one-time gift or create an on-going fund with a named scholarship. Current named scholarships are:
Gene and Betty Payne Scholarship
Henry B. Mitchell Memorial Fund
The Snyder Ranch Scholarship+
Yuma Community Scholarship Fund*
*Denotes endowment principal held at Arizona Community Foundation
+Denotes endowment principal held at Catholic Foundation/Tucson Diocese
3. Capital Campaign Projects
These are large gifts intended to impact the legacy of Yuma Catholic High School as a faith institution. Funds will support the campus infrastructure and future growth requirements as designated by YCHS leadership.
4. Put Arizona Tax Credit to use!
The state of Arizona has provided Individuals and C-Corporations with the opportunity to designate their tax dollars locally to fund tuition support for faith-based schools. Please note that tax credit donations need to be made directly to a School Tuition Support Organization. For more information about the different tax credits available to both individuals and corporations please contact Bobbi Ukura in Advancement at 317-7910.
5. Creating your legacy through Planned Giving
Estate planning that could include endowment giving, charitable trusts, charitable gift annuities to name only a few options. We can help you with the information resources to create a lasting impact on the lives of students well beyond your lifetime.
The donation of goods or other commodities that benefit the educational program at YCHS are greatly appreciated. We would also appreciate the donation of items for auction or raffles.
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For questions or more information on any of these ways to support, please do not hesitate to contact Bobbi Ukura, Advancement Director at (928) 317-7910.