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Annual Fund

The Annual Fund is St. Sebastian’s top giving priority because it directly supports the School’s greatest assets—our teachers and our students.

Tuition alone does not cover the full cost of a St. Sebastian’s education—and it never has. Like all other independent schools, we rely on the generosity of parents, alumni, past parents, grandparents and friends to help close the gap between operating income and expenses.

On average the Annual Fund provides over 13% of the School’s operating budget and touches virtually every aspect of a St. Sebastian’s education. Without the Annual Fund the St. Sebastian’s experience would be a very different one.

Here are some ways your gift to the Annual Fund makes a difference:

  • Faculty Development—Enrichment opportunities and degree advancement for our dedicated faculty
  • Campus Development—Enhancements on the athletic fields, in the classrooms, and in technology
  • Student Development—Deserving students are given the opportunity to share and enhance the St. Sebastian’s experience through financial aid

Your participation in the Annual Fund is an investment in St. Sebastian’s future. Every gift, every year, is so important.

Our fiscal year runs from July 1 to June 30.

Make a gift

Or send by mail:
St. Sebastian’s School
Development Office
1191 Greendale Avenue
Needham, MA 02492

Matching Gifts

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Contact Us

Should you have questions or need assistance in making a gift, please contact Ashley Faghan at or 781-247-0195.