Giving

Ways to Give

Please make a commitment today. Every gift makes an impact, and your support matters.

There are many ways in which you can give to Grier.

Our Current Needs

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  • Sponsor STEM Programs

    From classes, to competitions, to clubs, Grier offers numerous opportunities for girls to develop confidence at skills in STEM – science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. It has been said that “the future of the economy is in STEM,” and the data supports this assertion. Employment in occupations related to STEM is projected to grow through the next decade. Help enhance the learning experiences of future marine biologists, engineers, astronomers and astrophysicists through your gifts.

    Recognizing the importance of STEM in preparing students for the future job market, Grier is developing an IT Corridor. The vision for this expansion of existing space includes a 3D printing lab, Robotic Engineering facility, and classrooms for teaching Computer Science courses, including AP Computer Science.

    • IT Corridor Development – make a contribution of any amount toward the design and build of the IT Corridor. A Leadership Contribution of $25,000 has already been made towards this project, leaving the remaining approx. cost: $25,000
    • Robotics - cable packs, medium motors, ultrasonic, color sensors, IR beacons, IR sensors, IR remote controls, IR speed remotes. Approx. cost: $542
    • Biology - Expand our current cell culture facility and increase students' understanding of cutting-edge molecular biology concepts like CRISPR, PCR, DNA isolation and more.
    Bench top -70 freezer. Cost: approx. $11,000
    Fluorescence microscope. Cost: approx. $12,000

    Give to our Science Fund.
  • Sponsor Riding Workshops and Clinics

    Sponsor a workshop or clinic for our riders featuring a guest instructor.  Recent clinics and guest instructors have included: Ollie Griffith, Bernie Traurig, and Dr. Janet Sasson Edgette.

    Give to our Jimmy LaRosa Riding Fund.
  • Bolster the Tack Room

    Help Grier's Riding Program maintain a well-stocked tack room, featuring bridles and saddles.

    Give to our Jimmy LaRosa Riding Fund.
  • Upgrade Campus Surveillance Technology

    A Bosch DVR System will expand our existing security surveillance capabilities by allowing footage from different cameras to be viewed by multiple authorized users via a centralized access portal.
    Cost: approx. $12,000
  • Expand Keyless Entry System

    Increase security by expanding our keyless entry system to more campus facilities.
    Cost: approx. $8,400

Meet the Team

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Naming Rights Available

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  • Library

    The current Grier Library was the result of the combination of a generous gift and funds raised by the Grier School Director of Development. As an additional gift, the original donor requested that Grier release the library's naming rights to futher ensure the longevity of the school and its mission.

    Cost: $150,000
  • Performing Arts Building

    Purchase the naming rights to our Performing Arts Building, which is home to our dance performances, dance classes, music concerts, musical theatre productions, student assemblies, guest speakers, and more!

    Cost: $300,000

Facilities for the Future

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  • IT Corridor

    Recognizing the importance of STEM in preparing students for the future, Grier is developing an IT Corridor. The vision for this expansion of existing space includes a 3D printing lab, Robotic Engineering, and classrooms for teaching Computer Science courses including AP Computer Science.

    Grier has already acquired much of the equipment for this space, but needs the generosity of donors to complete the design build portion of the project. A Leadership Contribution of $25,000 has already been made towards this project, leaving the remaining costs approximately $25,000

    Contributions of any size are welcome. Please consider helping further STEM education at Grier by making a contribution to our Science Fund today.
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