Giving Back

Valwood School’s mission is to provide its students a challenging college preparatory experience and to develop in them strong character and a desire to contribute to society. The school accomplishes its mission with outstanding teachers, small classes, a safe and enthusiastic learning environment, attention to the individual student, and active parental support.

To provide top-notch professional development for our teachers, administers, and staff as well as supporting our programs and enhancing the classroom environment, we count on your generous support. With your help, we offer our best – each and every day – to our students.

A vibrant culture of philanthropy has sustained our ability to offer excellence in education for more than 50 years. We invite you to visit the links below to learn more about the many ways you can make a meaningful impact on Valwood School and its students.


We sincerely appreciate your support of our mission, our phenomenal students, and our incredible faculty and staff. Here are the ways in which you can make your gift:


You can make a gift online using a Visa, MasterCard, Discover Card, or American Express. Click below to go to the desired form:


You may give using a check or money order by making it out to Valwood School and mailing it to the following address:

Valwood School
Attn: Development Office
4380 Old Hwy 41 North
Hahira GA 31632

Stock Transfer

Securities may be transferred to the school in one of two ways:
Your broker may electronically transfer ownership of stock to Valwood’s account. Please notify or have your broker notify Harrison Tillman when you have initiated a stock transfer.

Account Name: Valwood School
Account Number:
Broker: Stifel Nicolaus
DTC #: 0793
Account Representative: John Lastinger, 229-293-1125

● Another option is to mail stock certificates, unendorsed, with a signed stock power (available from your financial services provider), in separate envelopes to:

Valwood School
Attn: Development Office
4380 Old Hwy 41 North
Hahira GA 31632

Please note: Stock transfers must be initiated by June 1 in order to allow time for processing by our June 30 fiscal year end.

Matching Gifts

Many employers will match charitable gifts made by their employees. These matching gifts may double the size of your gift to the school. You will be recognized at the level of your personal gift plus your company’s matching gift.

Inquire with your employer’s Human Resources department to see if the company matches giving. If so, you will need to initiate the process there and we will confirm gift receipt to finalize the process.

Valwood’s EIN is 58-6074366

IRA Charitable Rollover

The IRA Charitable Rollover provision allows individuals who have reached age 70½ to donate up to $100,000 to charitable organizations directly from their Individual Retirement Account (IRA), without treating the distribution as taxable income.

For more information about making an IRA Charitable Rollover to Valwood School, please e-mail Harrison Tillman or call him at at 229-259-9490 or e-mail John Lastinger or give him a call at 229-293-1125.

Wire Transfer

If you would like to initiate a wire transfer of funds to Valwood School, please contact John Lastinger at 229-293-1125 or send him an e-mail.

See for Yourself

We invite you to explore Valwood through our website, but the best way to learn more about our school’s mission and approach is to visit us. We hold admissions coffee-and-tour sessions monthly where you will learn about our curriculum and extracurricular programs, and you will also be able to see first-hand our beautifully designed, state-of-the-art facilities.

Schedule a Tour