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Ways to Give

There are many ways to support The Peck School. Giving can be as simple as writing a check, making a gift in the form of securities, or requesting a matching gift from an employer. You may also choose to make The Peck School a beneficiary in your will or estate, and become a member of The Sutphen Society.

The Peck Fund runs from July 1 through June 30.

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  • Annual Giving: The Peck Fund Family of Funds

    Consistent support of The Peck Fund is on-going and critical, as it provides the crucial complement to the School's yearly tuition and endowment income. Every gift matters, and every dollar counts! Your support of The Peck Fund conveys a vote of confidence in the mission of The Peck School. Make or Pledge your gift to the Family of Funds today!
  • Gifts of Cash

    The easiest way to give, cash gifts have an immediate impact on The Peck School and offer you an income-tax charitable deduction. Make checks payable to The Peck School, and mail to:

    The Peck School
    Advancement Office
    247 South Street
    Morristown, NJ 07960
  • Wire Transfers

    Please contact Sarah Quinn Clausen, Director of Advancement and Alumni Relations, for wire transfer instructions.
  • Give or Pledge Online

    Credit card gifts or pledges can be made online by visiting our secure giving form for The Peck Fund. We accept Visa, Mastercard, and American Express.  

    If you would like to set up a recurring gift with your credit card, please use our online form or call the Advancement Office at 973-539-8660 x 113.
  • Matching Gifts

    Many companies support elementary education by matching or multiplying their employee's gifts to The Peck School. Often, this benefit is extended to employee spouses, retirees, and board members as well. Before you make a gift, check with your company's human resources office.
  • Securities

    Gifts of appreciated securities can provide you with an income-tax charitable deduction and capital gains tax savings. You can make a gift of securities to Peck through electronic transfer. Our office will be happy to provide you or your broker with complete transfer instructions. 

    After authorizing the transfer, please provide us with the name of the stock, the number of shares sold, and your broker's name should we need to contact them. Please feel free to call the Advancement Office at 973-539-8660 ext. 113 or ext. 102 should you have any questions. Thank you for your anticipated generosity to The Peck School.
  • Gifts in Kind

    Gifts-in-Kind are tangible gifts of personal property, such as artwork, furnishings, books, historical collections, and equipment. Assets related to the educational mission of the school can be deducted for their full fair market value. Personal property unrelated to the school's mission can be deducted at the cost to the donor. For more information on Gifts-in-Kind, contact the Advancement Office 973-539-8660 ext. 113.
  • Planned Giving

    Planned Giving is an effective and mutually beneficial way of giving to The Peck School. By making a planned gift, you assist Peck in its mission of providing an academically challenging and distinctive elementary education, while enjoying the benefits of capital gains tax savings, increased income, and income-tax savings. Most importantly, a planned gift maximizes your giving potential while ensuring your future financial security and that of your loved ones.

    Anyone who notifies The Peck School of a planned gift becomes a member of The Sutphen Society and will be recognized accordingly in the Annual Report.
  • Capital Campaigns

    Capital Campaigns support projects not otherwise funded by tuition. The Campaign for Peck, completed in June 2006, raised funds to build our Athletic Center and to expand our Upper School academic building, which includes the state-of-the-art Higgins Library. In January 2018, we were thrilled to launch The Peck Promise: The Campaign for Excellence Elevated. This $12 million initiative empowers Peck to build on the strong foundations of our campus and our traditions; to create space for innovation, inspiration, and ingenuity; and to elevate the enduring excellence of The Peck School.

    As a community we benefit from the generosity of those who came before us and it is our obligation to give for the future. When these special projects arise, we ask members of the school community to participate with both an annual gift and a capital contribution. Once again, participation by every family is the key to success.

    For more information on Capital Campaigns and making a gift, contact the Advancement Office at 973-539-8660 x 113

Giving Clubs

Gift Clubs are the cornerstone of annual giving. By supporting the school's mission so generously, gift club donors serve to inspire fellow members of the Peck community to maintain its tradition of excellence in elementary education in an increasingly competitive academic environment.

Our Leadership Donors in particular provide tremendous momentum with their exemplary support to Peck and its mission. Leadership Giving (gifts of $2,500 and above) lays the foundation for The Peck Fund’s overall success on a yearly basis.  Leadership Donors are invited each year to the Head of School’s Reception in celebration of their financial fidelity to Peck.

Founders' Council
$20,000 and above

Lorraine T. Peck Society
$10,000 to $19,999

1893 Association

Lindenwold Circle

Downy-Redhead Club

Second Century Donors




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Northern New Jersey's timeless and transformative co-ed independent elementary and middle school education for grades K-8.