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Support Our Mission

Deerfield Academy is an independent secondary school committed to high standards of scholarship, citizenship, and personal responsibility.

How Your Gift Helps

Deerfield Academy has, for 220 years, been committed to creating and sustaining an environment that encourages excellence, develops character, and instills core values of respect, integrity, and honor.

Benefits of Giving

A gift plan can provide you substantial tax benefits, especially when you give stock or real estate. Depending on your situation, you may save income taxes, capital gains taxes, probate expenses, and estate taxes.

The Frank L. and Helen Childs Boyden Society

The Boyden Society honors the memory of legendary Deerfield Academy headmaster Frank L. Boyden and his wife Helen Childs Boyden.

Donor Stories

Both our donors and the beneficiaries of their generosity have stories to share. Read their stories here.