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How to Support Our Students

We couldn't be more excited that you would like to find out more about how you can help each and every student at St. Joe succeed. There are plenty of ways for you to get involved -- below are just a few options for you to learn about.

St. Joseph Endowment Scholarship:
St. Joseph Catholic School currently maintains an endowment scholarship in its name. The endowment interest goes directly to the school’s operating budget. If you would like to make a tax-free contribution to the fund, simply make a check payable to St. Joseph Catholic School and earmark it for “endowment scholarship”.

Box Tops/Campbell Soup:
Box Tops for Education is one of the nation’s largest school fund-raising loyalty programs. It has been helping schools succeed since 1996. With over 240 participating products, it’s an easy way for St. Joseph Catholic School to earn cash. Simply clip each Box Top and send into school.

  • Over 90,000 K-8th grade schools participate nationwide

  • Each Box Top coupon is worth 10 cents and can add up fast!

  • Schools can use their Box Tops cash to buy anything they need most, from books to field trips to playgrounds.

  • So far, America’s school have earned over $525 million from Box Tops…and counting.


Advertise with Us:
There are opportunities to increase the visibility of your company as well as receiving a charitable-giving tax deduction by becoming one of St. Joseph’s Gymnasium Sign Sponsors. Simply complete the attached form and return to school. For further information, contact the school’s director of advancement, Carol Gale.


Planned Giving:
Planned giving provides an opportunity for donors to support St. Joseph Catholic School through deferred gifts. These gifts include bequest, charitable trusts, gifts of life insurance, real estate or other tangible property. Depending on the donor’s circumstances, a planned gift may not only greatly benefit St. Joseph Catholic School, but may also provide significant tax savings for the donor. For further information, contact Bryan Minor at the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston.

Matching Gifts:
Many employers match gifts made by their current, as well as retired, employees. This is a simple way to double- and sometimes, even triple your gift to St. Joseph Catholic School. Contact your employer or human resource department for the form necessary to match your gift to St. Joseph Catholic School and let us know that a matching gift will be coming.

Yearly Fundraisers:

Each year, St. Joseph Catholic School hosts several fund-raising events.
The largest fund-raisers of the year are:

  • St. Joseph’s Carnival on the Block

  • Mardi Gras Extravaganza

  • St. Joseph’s Charity Choice 5K Race

Other fund-raisers include Breakfast with Santa, McTeacher Night, and the Scholastic Book Fair.

Sponsorship opportunities are available for each of the above-mentioned special events.


For more information or to be a sponsored, contact St. Joseph’s Director of Advancement, Carol Gale at 304-522-2644 or email

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