Davidson Day Fund

How We Build Community: Davidson Day Fund

We foster academic excellence, and when we combine our challenging curriculum with the distinctive enriching experiences a Davidson Day education provides, our students benefit.
We believe that collaboration, creativity, and character development are critically important, real-world skills that prepare students for success in school and beyond.

To help make this happen, we have the Davidson Day Fund, an annual campaign to raise unrestricted funds to ensure we provide enriching experiences for all our students.

Participation in the Davidson Day Fund is the way for our community to join together, foster meaningful connections, and have an impact that will last a lifetime.

Thank You!!

Davidson Day Fund Giving Levels

Leadership Giving

Stars & Stripes: $15,000 and above
Red, White, & Blue: $10,000–$14,999
Old Glory: $5,000–$9,000
Headmaster’s Circle: $2,500–$4,999

Friends Circle

Patrons: $1,000–$2,499
Sponsors: $500–$999
Benefactors: $250–$499
Friends: Up to $249

Progress Toward Our Goal

  1. 100
  2. 90
  3. 80
  4. 70
  5. 60
  6. 50
  7. 40
  8. 30
  9. 20
  10. 10
  11. 0
Goal $430,000.00
Current $26,190.00
Remaining $403,810.00
Goal Participation 100%
Current Participation 10%
As of Date 9/6/2023

Office of Philanthropy

List of 2 members.

  • Photo of Mark Palmer

    Mark Palmer 

    Director of Philanthropy
  • Photo of Charmaine Comerford

    Charmaine Comerford 

    Assistant Director of Philanthropy

List of 3 news stories.

  • Impact Story: 3D Printers

    3D printing is a highlight of the 5th grade STEM classes, and students learn how to design in 3-dimensions using TinkerCAD.
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  • Impact Story: Middle School Percussion Instruments

    Enabled by your investments in the Enrichment Fund, Band Instructors Jessica Phipps and Brianne Lute are keeping the beat stronger through new percussion instruments. 
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  • Impact Story: Professional Development

    Our teachers are the secret to our students' success. They model lifelong learning by continually seeking to improve their skills and discover new ways to enhance their pupils' growth. Through your investment in the Enrichment Fund, our faculty can experience life-changing professional development and collaborate with their peers to truly make an impact.
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When you invest in the Enrichment Fund, you invest in…

List of 3 items.

  • Professional Development

    Your investment in professional development allows our faculty and staff to sharpen their skills, pursue mastery, and acquire the knowledge and practice to guide our students beyond their classrooms.
  • Academics & Technology

    Your investment strengthens and reinforces our academic curriculum and our technology infrastructure.  Your gift equips students with the tools and knowledge to develop the real-world skills necessary for success in college and beyond.
  • Special Programs

    Your investment broadens our special, enriching programs and extracurricular opportunities beyond a standard classroom, including expanding our global studies curriculum, amplifying our arts programs, and accelerating our STEM programs.
Davidson Day School is an independent private school for students 2 years old through 12th grade in the Lake Norman region of Charlotte.