Ways to Give


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Thank you for considering supporting a legacy of academic excellence at Walsh.

For further information on any of the ways to give below, please contact us at (716) 372-8122.

By annually supporting the Walsh Foundation 501c3, you are giving back so future generations can carry on the legacy of a STCS/Walsh education.  Contact the business office to learn more.

Supports the Southern Tier Catholic School System. Established by a group of parents of children attending STCS to honor teacher and principal Luella Potter for her years of dedication and service.

Go to this link to donate online.

If you plan to donate eligible stocks/securities or have questions, please contact the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation (CRCF) at 716-301-2723 or by email at foundation@cattfoundation.org.

Charitable bequests are the most popular and easiest way to make a planned gift to any charitable organization. Simply stated, a bequest is a transfer via a will or a living trust of cash, securities, or tangible property to an individual or a charity. Bequests can be made for a specific amount, for a percentage of your estate, or even for all or a portion of what is left after you have made specific bequests to your family and others.

Please contact us if you have included Walsh in your will or any other type of planned gift.

Gifts In Kind are donations of much-needed supplies and assistance. These can include donations of items such as chairs, art supplies, musical instruments, bookcases, and file cabinets. In-kind gifts also include gifts of service such as legal, accounting, financial, printing, computer support, and professional skilled trade assistance including electrical, plumbing, or construction work.  If you’d like to donate one of the following, you can follow the link and have the package sent directly to the school at 208 N. 24th Street, Olean NY 14760.  

Our wish list includes :

Services :

  • Volunteer Librarian
  • Piano Tuning
  • Web design and hosting services
  • Kneeler Repair
  • Plumbing
  • Elevator and Installation
  • Roofing
  • HVAC (Boiler and AC)
  • Chorus Stage Riser Repair

Goods and Materials :

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You might be able to make your donation go farther. Many companies encourage employees to donate to their favorite charities by matching their contributions, sometimes dollar-for-dollar or more.

To find out if your company will match your donation to STCS/Walsh, please contact your employer’s Human Resources Department.

If your company is eligible, request a matching gift form from your employer and send it to the school completed and signed with your gift. Our Development office will do the rest. The impact of your gift to School may be doubled or possibly tripled! Some companies even match gifts made by retirees and/or spouses.


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You can give to STCS/Walsh simply by shopping!  Please see how below.

As we prepare for the school year and start school supply shopping don’t forget to stock up on Box Tops! Our goals this year $1000 and we can’t do it without YOU!!

Box Tops are each worth 10¢ for schools and are found on hundreds of products. When students, families, schools and communities work together to collect Box Tops, the money adds up fast to support our teachers, students and classrooms!

To learn more about the Box Tops for Education™ program and see a list of participating products, visit BTFE.com. Thank you in advance for your support!   

Click here for more information!

  1. Register your Tops BonusPlus® and select Southern Tier Catholic School from the list found at www.escrip.com/signup (Login is required. Enter first 11 digits of Tops card number)
    Provide your name, email, zip code and Tops Bonus Card number to:
    principal@walshstcs.org or call 716-372-8122
  2. Shop at Tops and purchase participating TOPS brand, Full Circle™, TopCare®, Tippy Toes™, Paws™, Pure Harmony™, Simply Done™, That’s Smart®, Culinary Tours™, or Best Yet products with your Tops BonusPlus®.
  3. Tops then contributes up to 5% of your purchase to our school at no additional cost to you!

Scrip fundraising is a no-selling program that enables families to raise money for their non-profi­t organization (NPO). Scrip is just another way to pay for everyday purchases using gift cards in place of cash, checks, and credit cards. Scrip (gift card) orders are placed with the Great Lakes Scrip Center (GLSC) at face value and the schools receive an instant rebate.

There are two ways to participate:

  • First, you may create your own account on-line at shopwithscrip.comand using the School Enrollment Code (B965A19754LL9) to place a direct order
  • Second: you may purchase gift cards from your organization at face value, and your coordinator orders those cards for you from Great Lakes Scrip Center at a reduced price.