With deep regret we share that Margaret (Maggie) Gillespie passed away on May 20, 2016.  Maggie was an avid supporter of Catholic Education Arizona, serving as our board president from 2003 – 2006.  Her commitment, dedication, hard work and continued support helped provide thousands of Arizona students with a Catholic education and a much brighter future.

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Meet the Need

Achieve the Goal.  Through the Arizona Private School Tax Credit, you can help us provide a Catholic education to every child who wants one.

Family and Friends

Anyone can contribute. For the grandparents, aunts and uncles, friends and family who believe that a quality education is the foundation of a strong community and a bright future.

Corporate Partners

Take the credit and invest in Arizona’s children.  We provide a return on investment that is second to none: helping to educate and graduate students who power a stronger state economy.

Here’s how to keep your state income tax dollars in our Catholic faith:

Make your state income tax credit contribution by check or credit card. We also offer easy monthly scheduled payments.

Claim the credit when you file your Arizona state income tax return.

THE RESULT:

State Income Tax Credit + Federal Itemized Deduction = supporting students with a financial need.

Shine Your Light on Catholic Education

  • NO NET COST TO YOU
  • DOLLAR FOR DOLLAR STATE INCOME TAX CREDIT
  • CHOOSE HOW YOUR TAX DOLLARS ARE SPENT
Redirect Your Tax Dollars Today!

Keep it in Our Faith

Through a simple state income tax credit—at no cost to you—you will be funding scholarships AND keeping your tax dollars in our Catholic faith.

HOW DO TAX CREDITS WORK?

Help students in Catholic Schools with no out of pocket cost.

Tax credits are simply credits applied against your tax bill, dollar for dollar. Learn how simple it is to redirect your taxes by making a contribution to Catholic Education Arizona. Students with a qualified need then receive aid from Catholic Education Arizona. You make the decision on where tax dollars are used.

Shine your light on education!

TRANSFORMING THE FUTURE

Since 1998, Catholic Education Arizona has awarded over $100 Million Dollars in Scholarships.

With more than 99% of students graduating successfully and nearly all of those graduates continuing on to higher education, Catholic Education Arizona helps to transform lives. Without spending a penny, you can give so much.

Help transform a student’s life today!

BRINGING A CATHOLIC EDUCATION TO ALL

Because all students should have the chance at a Catholic Education.

Father Tom Eckert discusses Catholic Education Arizona and St. John Vianney Catholic School partnering to bring a Catholic education to all that seek one. Video is available in both English and Spanish.