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Creating your legacy for the future of St. Clement’s School.

Dream passionately about what you would like your legacy to be here at St. Clement’s, and let us help you make that dream a reality.


What is a Legacy Gift?

Legacy Gifts are an extraordinary opportunity for donors to have a meaningful impact on the future of St. Clement’s School.

A Legacy Gift is a tangible, ongoing expression of your interest and commitment to having our students develop into outstanding women.

 

 

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Janice Meighan
Senior Development Officer
416 483 4414 x2272
janice.meighan@scs.on.ca


Why Make a Legacy Gift?

Legacy Gifts are the foundation that ensures SCS remains a vibrant, challenging, and fun place for young women to develop, to find their place, and to grow into the leaders our world so deeply needs.

Your decision to leave a legacy at St. Clement’s School will hopefully fill you with a sense of satisfaction and happiness, knowing that your support will have a significant impacy on the lives of so many future Clementines.

 

Your Legacy Giving Options

Our Advancement team is committed to finding the most advantageous option for each donor, however, we recommend you consult with your financial planner and/or legal counsel prior to making a legacy gift.

Gift in My Will

A way to reduce taxes and increase inheritances to your loved ones.

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Gift of Stocks & Securities

A way to eliminate Capital Gains tax.

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Gift of Registered Assets

An opportunity for tax savings.

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Gift of Life Insurance

Leveraging small premium payments into a large gift

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Gift of Charitable Remainders, Residuals, & Trusts

Provides tax savings today for a gift made in the future.

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Endowment Funds

Leave a perpetual gift.

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Legacies in Action

St. Clement’s School is profoundly grateful for the support provided by donors who have chosen to leave a legacy gift to the School.

Through their generousity, they create meaningful legacies for future Clementines. Here are some of their stories.

 

Hazel Perkin

21 years is a long time. For Hazel Perkin, the 21 years she served as Principal of St. Clement’s School were ones of enjoyment and satisfaction that just seemed to fly by.

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Janet Mackinnon

Janet Mackinnon taught at St. Clement’s School for 35 rewarding years. To Janet, these years seemed to pass in the blink of an eye. “Seeing my students learn, evolve, and develop into impressive young adults was nothing but a delight and joy,” recalls Janet.

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Ruth Bell

Ruth Mario Cooper Dolph Bell, C.M., B.A., M.A., LL.D., (Hon), D.S.L. (Hon), was a powerful and effective voice in changing social attitudes and behaviour towards women. A committed educator, author, political scientist, activist, and volunteer, she got her start at St. Clement’s School.

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The Francis C. PowellHeritage Society

Biennially, the Francis C. Powell Heritage Society celebrates the legacy of the Powell family and honours all donors who have chosen to make a legacy gift to St. Clement’s School.

Francis Clement Powell was the son of St. Clement’s School founder Canon Thomas Wesley Powell, and a student in SCS’s first Kindergarten class in 1901. (In the early days, SCS taught both boys and girls.)

Francis was deeply proud of his father’s educational vision and remained close to the SCS community. This prompted him to leave a legacy gift to the School in his family’s honour. In 2003, Francis died and his dream of beginning an endowment for SCS became a reality.

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Legacy Giving News

Twice per year, SCS publishes a newsletter for those interested in legacy giving, including tips on tax changes, profiles of legacy donors, and information on how to maximize your gift's impact.

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Our Legacy Donors

SCS would like to thank the following people, who have made a commitment to make a legacy gift.

Ann Chudleigh '58


Christine (Clark) Featherstone '67


Marilyn (Howard) Fennell '55


Wendy Girvan


Carolyn (Schmidt) Gossage '51


Janet (Babcock) Gouinlock '47


Robert Gouinlock


Catherine (Curry) Graham '59


Beverley (Butler) Lewis '51


Ruth (Simonton) McDougall '64


Janet Mackinnon


Jane Mason '84


Hazel W. Perkin


Martha Perry '85


Gary Ryan and Anne Ferguson


Sydney Tattershall '50


Mary Warner-Smith '46


9 Anonymous Donors


REALIZED LEGACY GIFTS

Remembering those who continue to impact SCS through their thoughtful foresight and planning. SCS has received legacy gifts from the following estates.

Madelene (Ferguson) Allen '60


Ruth C. Bell '38


Beverley (Howard) Bernier '49


Gabrielle (Venables) Bindoff '37


Anne (Uffelman) Bullman '53


Sidney Dymond '41


Mary Gemmill '49


The Merritt Harding Educational Trust Fund


Phyllis Sanders Holmes '33


Bryce McClelland Hunter


Elizabeth Margaret (Paine) Hutchison '38


Judith (McKay) Langton '56


Elizabeth (Sproatt) Lennie '47


Aileen (Piper) Miller '32


Marjorie (Deans) Misener '40


Christine Martin (MacGregor) Neelands '35


Marilyn Anne Redpath '57


Ann (Morgan) Revell '53


Bernard and Alice (Peck) '47 Slavin


Pauline (Blake) Stewart '44


Florence Margaret Thompson '45 Foundation


Every Gift Counts.

Every generous gift contributes to the individual faces, diverse places, and innovative learning spaces tht help all of our girls to excel and make St. Clement's School the uniquely spirited place that it is.

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Annual Giving

Your support of our Annual Fund campaign truly enriches the SCS experience.

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Endowments

Your long-term support helps ensure the sustainability of SCS.

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Volunteer

Share your own passions with our girls. There are many ways to support SCS with your time.

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