Pictured Above: David and Wendy Pitts have included Tamassee DAR School in their estate plans and have made a significant gift to The Well Campaign. Thank you, David and Wendy, for making such a tremendous difference in the lives of children and mother’s at Tamassee.

Ways to Give


Tamassee DAR School is now making it even easier for you to make your IRA, DAF, Stock, and Planned Gift Through our partnership with FreeWill.com, there are more ways to give! See links below to learn more.

Already have Tamassee DAR School in your will? Click here to report it. Click here to list your beneficiaries, such as Tamassee DAR School, in your Will.

Donor Advised Fund Gifts

A donor-advised fund (DAF) is an excellent way to simplify your charitable giving and facilitate your strategic philanthropic goals. Visit our free online partner portal at FreeWill.com/DAF to learn more and to make a DAF gift today! You may also be eligible for certain tax benefits with your DAF gift. You can also send your DAF gift directly to Tamassee. Make checks to Tamassee DAR School and mail to the Office of Development, PO Box 8, Tamassee, SC, 29686.

Stock Gifts

Transferring stock electronically to Tamassee allows you to make a gift to the School and receive a charitable deduction equal to the full market value. You also may avoid paying a capital gains tax on your charitable contribution. Now, thanks to our partnership with FreeWill.com/Stocks, you can process your gift online and the check comes directly to Tamassee DAR School. Contact the Office of Development at 864.944.1390 with questions.

Individual Retirement Account Gifts

Transfer assets from your retirement plan or make a qualified charitable distribution (QCD) from your Individual Retirement Account (IRA) for the benefit of Tamassee’s children and families. For your convenience, visit our online IRA giving portal at FreeWill.com/IRA where you can transfer your IRA funds directly to Tamassee and potentially reduce your taxes. If you have a Required Minimum Distribution (RMD), then this is a great way for you to create miracles at Tamassee.

Legacy Gifts

Now, it’s even easier to build a lasting legacy for children and families at Tamassee! Visit FreeWill.com/Legacy to create your estate plan and legacy gift today—at no cost to you. Designate a percentage of your estate or a specific dollar amount to Tamassee DAR School through your will or living trust. To learn more about legacy giving, contact Jason Eller, Development Officer at jeller@tdarschool.org or 864.944.1390 x107. Other opportunities for legacy giving include named endowments, life insurance benefits, and charitable reminder trusts.


Tribute Gifts

A tribute gift recognizes those who have impacted your life while celebrating the life and accomplishments of a loved one, relative, friend, teacher, or colleague. Visit Tamassee’s Donate page to make your tribute gift today, or contact Jason Eller, Development Officer at jeller@tdarschool.org or 864.944.1390, to explore an endowed tribute gift or a naming opportunity in capital projects. Memorials and honorariums are recognized in each year’s Tamassee Today Annual Report Magazine.


Recurring Gifts

Tamassee Faithful donors make a monthly recurring gift to change children’s lives at Tamassee. Your gift can begin at $15 a month and grow to as large as your heart for kids. Monthly recurring gifts are convenient for donors, budget friendly, and provide reliable donations for Tamassee. When you enroll, you’ll receive a beautiful pin to wear in support of children. For more information, contact the Development Office at 864.944.1390. To enroll today, visit our Donate page and check “Make this a monthly gift.”

Scholarships Gifts

Bridge Scholarship donors “bridge the gap” between hard working families and academic success by supporting Tamassee’s educational programs. Too many of the children in Tamassee’s service area live in poverty, struggle in school, and face trauma. These children depend on Tamassee’s educational programs to succeed in school, heal from life’s hurts, and grow into exceptional citizens. Click here for the Bridge Scholarship brochure. Visit our Donate page to give today!


Matching Gifts

Many companies offer matching gift programs to encourage current and even retired employees to make charitable contributions. Matching gifts are a great way to double the impact of your contribution to Tamassee. To find out if your company has a matching gift program, contact the Human Resources office at your place of employment. If you already know your company will match your giving, please contact the Development Office at 864.944.1390 and let us know about your gift!

Sponsorship Gifts

Would you like to support Tamassee’s life changing programs and promote your business? Your sponsorship gift to Tamassee’s annual Golf Tournament, BBQ Cook-Off, or Starlight Gala will underwrite the expenses of these fundraising events and let the community know about your commitment to the children and families of Tamassee. Contact the Development Office at 864.944.1390 to learn more.