Giving

Fryeburg Academy offers students opportunities to find their place in the world. If you have ever given, thank you. With continued support from our alumni, parents, and friends, we can continue to offer exceptional academic, arts, and athletic programs. We rely on your support. Every gift makes a difference.

Head of School's Wishlist

Academics
Scholarships to support student educational travel - $500/ea.
Classroom Novel Sets - $500/ea. (One Set Acquired, Fall 2023)
Classroom Textbook Sets - $1,000/ea. (One Set Acquired, Fall 2023)
Science Fair Supplies -$500 (Acquired, Fall 2023)
Classroom Technology - $1,000/ea. (One Set Acquired, Fall 2023)
Scientific Calculators, Classroom Set - $2,000 (Acquired, Fall 2023)

Fine and Performing Arts
88-Key Electric Piano for Jazz Combos - $1500  (Acquired, Spring 2021)
Wireless microphone and headset systems (10 sets) - $950/ea.
HD Camera for live streaming campus events - $525 (Acquired, Fall 2021)
Water Bottle Filling Station for Music Building - $1,000 (Acquired, Winter 2023)
Mixer for Music Program - $1,500
PA Speakers for Music Program - $2,500

Outdoor Learning and Research
Future Farmers of America-- Fryeburg Academy Chapter
Start-up Items: (Acquired, Fall 2023)
10 FFA Official Dress Jackets, Scarves, and Ties: $820
Classroom set of FFA Handbooks: $200
Chapter Banner: $115
Plaque Station Marker Set: $139
OLRC Equipment for transporting, washing, prepping, and refrigerating garden vegetables -$6,000
20 sets of jackets, gloves, boots, and sleeping bags for winter camping - $500 ea. 
20 sets of Backcountry XC skis, boots, & poles - $450 ea.
                                                          
Athletics
Wrestling Mat, regulation size competition mat 42X42 - $10,000 (Acquired, Spring 2023)
Boys' Lacrosse, 30 Travel Bags- $3,000 (Acquired, Fall 2022)
Girls' Lacrosse, 30 Travel Bags- $3,000 (Acquired, Fall 2022)
Football Shoulder Pads, 20 sets - $5,000
Baseball Pitching Machine-(Acquired, Fall 2021)
Strips of artificial turf for indoor sled training - $560
Disc Golf Equipment - $5,000(Acquired, Fall 2022)
Five Man Blocking Sled for Football - $7,200
New Athletic Center Conference Room Table and Chairs - $5,000


Daniel E. Turner Fitness Center
Elliptical Machine - $3,500 (Acquired, December 2021)
Dumbbell Set for the fitness center - $6,500

Campus Improvement 
Greenery/Shrubs (as part of landscape master plan)-$200 ea. 
Greenery/Trees (as part of landscape master plan) -$500 ea.
C. Earl "Bub" Osgood Memorial Garden improvements - $10,000
Campus Directory Sign (2) $1000 ea.
Refreshed Building Signage $500 - 1000 
Water Bottle Filling Stations -$1,000 ea.(acquired, winter/spring 2020)

Alumni, Marketing, & Communications
Nikon D850 Camera for Marketing and Communications - $2500
(Acquired, Fall 2023)

Program Support 
4 Passenger Buses for Student Transport - $100,000 / ea.

 

In addition to unrestricted gifts, Fryeburg Academy welcomes gifts in response to the Head of School’s Wishlist for donors who may be interested in supporting a specific program or an area of particular interest.
 
Please contact Joseph Manning, Head of School, or Dawn Gale '81, Director of Advancement and Alumni Relations to learn more about how your support for one of these projects or purchases will have a significant impact on Fryeburg Academy – our campus, our community, and our students – today. 

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