Support Us

Thank you for considering a gift to Beacon. We hope you have had a chance to look through our website and learn more about Beacon Academy’s unique program, our wonderful students and our alumni.

 

How to Support

Beacon Tax ID: 73-1710051 

If you have questions please contact Katie O’Brien at kobrien@beaconacademy.org or (339) 368-2037.

Write a check

Checks made payable to Beacon Academy may be mailed to:

Beacon Academy
477 Longwood Avenue
Boston, MA  02215

Donate Stock

When making a stock transfer please 1) have your broker include your name at the time of the transfer and 2) email Katie O’Brien at kobrien@beaconacademy.org. This will allow us to attribute your gift appropriately.

Merrill Lynch
DTC #: 8862
Account of Beacon Academy, Inc.
Account #: 5TT02809

Wire Transfer

For directions on how to make a wire transfer, please contact Katie O’Brien at kobrien@beaconacademy.org.

DONATE ONLINE

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AMAZON SMILE

 

 

 

When you shop on Amazon, 0.5% of the price of eligible AmazonSmile purchases can be donated to Beacon at no extra charge to you. All you have to do is begin your shopping at smile.amazon.com. Click the following link to designate Beacon as your AmazonSmile beneficiary: https://smile.amazon.com/ch/73-1710051

 

Why Support Beacon

This school – this powerful and transformative learning model – would not be possible without the tremendous belief and financial support of people like you.

This 14-month experience coupled with ongoing support of our alumni through high school and college is getting tremendous results. Our students are thriving in high school and graduating at a 100% rate, and more than 90% of our students go on to 4-year colleges.

They love school. They’re working hard, embracing new opportunities, and building new futures for themselves and their families.Cindy Laba, Founder

Beacon Academy provides each student with a small, superb learning environment, experienced teachers, tutors, meals, field trips, SSAT preparation, and much more. It is an education that offers opportunities previously unimaginable.

Over the years, we have learned that to ensure success of our alumni, they need to stay connected to one another and to Beacon. Each year we raise funds to support our alumni events and outreach efforts to provide social, emotional and, when necessary, financial support to graduates. Beacon faculty and staff develop relationships that continue long after graduation. The strength and reliability of these ongoing connections greatly increase each graduate’s chances for success in high school, college and beyond.

Many donors have said Beacon is one of the best philanthropic investments they can make. Over the last 14 years, our 247 graduates have earned scholarships totaling more than $55 million for high school and college. On average, a Beacon graduate receives more than $300,000 in high school and college scholarship support. Our investors have said that this 10:1 leverage sets Beacon apart from many other giving opportunities.

Please consider supporting this highly directed, high impact model. Our consistent pattern of changing the trajectory of students’ lives is made possible by your generous support.

If you want to learn more about supporting Beacon, please contact Marsha Feinberg at mfeinberg@beaconacademy.org or 617-797-2343.