Our generous individual and business donors make our work possible. Many thanks! Tuition does not cover all the costs of our classes and School Partnerships. We invite you to donate or contact us to find out more.

Monthly Giving

 Give more with an automatic monthly donation. 

Make a One-time Gift

Make a one-time gift to the school of any size. Donations support our programs and inspire lifelong learning in craftsmanship and creativity for our students. You are welcome to make a gift in honor or in memory of a loved one, or anonymously. Contact us with any questions.

Donate directly from a Donor-Advised Fund 

at Fidelity or Schwab:

Donate directly from a Donor-Advised Fund
at The Boston Foundation:

Giving Common


We gladly accept:

  • donations added to tuition
  • employers' matching gifts
  • gifts “in honor of” or “in memory of”
  • bequests
  • donations online by clicking the PayPal button above, or by phone or mail:
  • Eliot School of Fine & Applied Arts
  • PO Box 300351, Boston MA 02130
  • 617.524.3313 ext 18, attn: Brooke Scibelli
  • donations of stock

When long-term appreciated securities are donated, no capital gains tax is due on the transfer. The donor may take a charitable tax deduction based on the full current market value. Ask us for instructions to transfer stock via our investment manager.

Donating tools & supplies

We are delighted to accept shop tools and art supplies in good condition. We will need to talk with you first, so contact us about your in-kind donation. We do not accept donations of furniture; our students supply their own.

Questions or Concerns

Contact Brooke Scibelli at [email protected] or 617-524-3313 x18


Guide Star


The Eliot School’s formal name is Eliot School Trustees, incorporated in 1843 and tax-exempt under IRS 501(c)(3). All donations are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.

For comprehensive information useful to donors, see our listing on GuideStar, a national resource for philanthropy.