Ways to Give


Online: Giving online is easy, fast, and secure. You can make your online gift using your Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover card. Please note, MKA’s fiscal year runs from July 1 to June 30.

By Phone: We would be happy to accept your credit card gift over the phone at (973) 509-7932.


By Mail: Please make your check payable to Montclair Kimberley Academy and mail to: 

MKA Development Office
201 Valley Road
Montclair, NJ 07042

Recurring Gifts:  Maximize the impact of your gift with the convenience of automatic renewal. To set up your recurring gift, paid in monthly or quarterly installments, please fill out our online giving form.

Matching Gifts

Matching Gifts: Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match any charitable contributions made by their employees. If you or your spouse are affiliated with an organization with a matching gift policy, please forward the matching gift form (obtained from your organization’s personnel office) along with your gift to MKA. MKA's tax ID number is 23-7365263. Find out if your company has a matching gift policy.

Tribute Gifts

Tribute Gifts: A gift to MKA is a special way to honor or remember an alumna/us, faculty member, student or friend of MKA. Whether making the gift online, by mail or over the phone, please provide the name of the person in whose memory the gift is being made, so we can send a note to the individual or family you have honored; the amount of the gift will not be disclosed.

Planned Gifts

Planned Gifts: An an excellent way to ensure a legacy for future generations of MKA students is through a planned gift. With a little planning, you can include a gift to us within your overall estate or financial plans, which will help preserve our educational mission and provide you with tax benefits in return. Learn more.


Endowment: A strong endowment ensures that MKA has the financial stability to continue its tradition of excellence. Endowment funds enhance the operating budget, help moderate tuition increases and provide funding for scholarships and financial aid, crucial to realizing MKA’s ongoing commitment to diversity. Learn more.

Pledge Your Gift

Your support helps to provide the exceptional education and close community that is at the heart of the MKA experience. All pledges are due in full by June 30 to the current fiscal year.  Pledge your gift today.   

Securities Transfer

Securities TransferMaking a gift of appreciated marketable securities can be a way to make a larger gift at a lower cost than if the gift were made in cash. Such gifts can also have attractive tax benefits. MKA advises donors to seek professional tax advice when making tax related decisions about gifts. See our Securities Transfer Instructions form or contact Talia Selove P ‘32, Director of Advancement Services, at (973) 842-2769 to ensure that your gift is processed accurately and acknowledged properly.

IRA Charitable Rollover Transfer

IRA Charitable Rollover Transfer: If you are 70 ½ or older and own a traditional or Roth IRA, you can transfer up to $100,000 in a given tax year to a public charity of your choice, including MKA. Such a gift counts towards your required minimum distribution and, though you will not be eligible for a tax deduction, your gift will not count towards your taxable income. In order to be able to make such a gift to MKA, please download this suggested template.

Wire Transfer

Wire Transfer: To make a donation by wire transfer, please contact Talia Selove P ‘32, Director of Advancement Services, at (973) 842-2769.

Amazon Smile

AmazonSmile:  Don't forget you can support MKA while you shop online with AmazonSmile.  Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible purchases to MKA. Go to AmazonSmile and select  "Montclair Kimberley Academy Foundation" to support MKA.


Contact the MKA Development Office at development@mka.org or (973) 509-7942