Donations Appreciated

Valley Forge students are privileged to have a campus with amenities such as expansive grounds for daily activities, athletic facilities and swimming pools. Your donations insure our students will continue to have the best schools possible.

Support our School

Outright Donations

You can make an outright gift by check, credit card, wire, or transfer of securities. If sending a check, please make the check payable to Valley Forge Military Academy & College Foundation, and mail to: Valley Forge Military Academy & College 1001 Eagle Road Wayne, PA 19087

When making a gift, please consider the following:

  • Budget your gift to the Forge in easy monthly payments: You can make your gift a monthly commitment by a credit card if you prefer.
  • If you prefer to make a gift via postal mail, please print our Giving Form and mail it along with your check or credit card information to the address listed above.
  • If you would like to make a gift of securities including stock, bonds, or mutual funds, please contact the Development Office by calling 610-995-6008 or click here to download the PDF instructions for our brokerage firm.
  • VFMA&C gratefully accepts needed gifts-in-kind such as equipment, computers, labor, vehicles, and office furniture.
  • Your employer may match your gift to VFMA&C thus increasing your contribution. Please contact you employer’s human resource’s department for a copy of its matching gift to submit with your donation.
  • VFMA&C offers naming opportunities for scholarship funds, faculty chairs, academic initiatives, and selected campus buildings and rooms. These may be named for the donor, a family member, or another person the donor wishes to honor creating a lasting legacy while addressing a vital need of VFMA&C. Please contact Tom Goldblum at (610) 989-1329 or tgoldblum@vfmac.edu.
  • VFMA&C faculty and staff may make a gift through payroll deduction by contacting Tom Goldblum, Director of Alumni Relations at 610-989-1329 or tgoldblum@vfmac.edu.
  • Please note: All gifts are considered unrestricted, unless noted, and support the area of greatest need. If you wish to direct your gift to benefit a certain area of VFMAC please note the designation when your gift is made.

Ways to Give:

The easiest way to make a donation is by filling out the online form on the right of this page. Additional donations can be accepted by the following means:

  • By Mail: Please download, print and fill out our Forge Fund Form with the appropriate information. Once filled in please send to –
    • Valley Forge Military Academy & College, Development Office, 1001 Eagle Road, Wayne PA 19087.
  • By Check: 
    Make check payable to VFMA Foundation and please send to –

    • Valley Forge Military Academy & College, Development Office, 1001 Eagle Road, Wayne PA 19087.
  • By Credit card: Fill out the form on this page or call The Forge Fund at 610-989-1330 and provide credit card information.
  • By Stock: Call your broker and coordinate with VFMA&Cs broker at Morgan Stanley Smith Barney at 1-800-548-4007.
  • By Wire Transfer: Call VFMA&C Business office at 610-989-1236 to coordinate.
  • EITC/OSTC: Call 610-989-1330.
  • Estate Planning: Join the LTG Milton G. Baker Society and put Valley Forge in your estate plans. Call 610-989-1330 for further information.
  • IRA Charitable Rollover:
  • VFMA Foundation tax identification number is: EIN 23-1178880

The Forge Fund

The 2014-2015 Forge Fund was a success! With the support of 846 alumni, parents, grandparents, faculty, staff, friends, corporations and foundations, VFMA&C raised $1,876,801. Thank you for your participation and for your generous support. Those making a gift of $1,000 and above are honored at the annual Golden Sword Reception and their names listed on the donor boards in Eisenhower Hall. Those who make gifts totaling $12,500 and above, cumulatively, i.e., lifetime, will also have his or her name listed on the recognition donor boards in Eisenhower Hall.

Download our Forge Fund Form here! Don’t forget to fill in appropriately and send to Valley Forge Military Academy & College, Development Office, 1001 Eagle Road, Wayne PA 19087.

The Forge Fund donor clubs for yearly giving are:

The Magis Society $25,000+
Trustee’s Circle $10,000 – $24,999
President’s Circle $5,000 – $9,999
Commandant’s Circle $2,500 – $4,999
The 1928 Society $1,928 – $2,499
Golden Sword Society $1,000 – $1,927
Silver Sword $500 – $999
Bronze Sword $250 – $499
Buff & Blue $100 – $249
Shako Club $25 – $99
Contributing Members $1 – $24

 

Occurring all year, every year, beginning July 1 and ending June 30, The Forge Fund sustains the excellence for which Valley Forge is known. Dollars raised through The Forge Fund are applied to VFMA&C’s most urgent needs. While tuition income supports 70% of VFMA&C’s operating costs, 30% are underwritten by gifts to The Forge Fund.

While unrestricted gifts are of the most critical need, please know that you may designate your gift to any area of campus life. Designated gifts help reduce the budgetary obligations of VFMA&C.

If you have any questions, please contact the Development Department at 610-989-1330.

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We appreciate your generous support of our cadets and their programs.

Valley Forge Military Academy and College

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