How to Give

Giving to the Annual Fund is one way to ensure that your gift allows Principia to continue providing the caliber of education central to our purpose—serving the Cause of Christian Science.

Of the variety of ways to give, most donors choose cash and cash equivalents, whether as annual gifts, a one-time gift, or a gift pledged over a period of years.

Below is a list of convenient ways to financially support Principia:


To make a gift via credit or debit card visit our secure online giving page

By Phone

Call our Gift Services Department to make a credit card gift:

800.218.7746, ext. 3523

By Mail

Checks should be made payable to The Principia and mailed to:

The Principia Annual Fund
13201 Clayton Road
St. Louis, MO 63131

Wire Transfer

While most donors send personal checks, Principia also accepts cash gifts by wire transfer.

Learn more

Giving Options

Matching Gifts

Double or even triple your gift to Principia! Matching gifts are an ideal way to increase the impact of your giving. Many employers offer varying levels of corporate matching for their employees’ charitable contributions (and in some cases for gifts made by employee spouses and retirees).

Learn more or call 800.218.7746 ext. 3307

Monthly Giving

Monthly donations really add up over the course of a year, turning whatever size contribution fits your budget into significant income Principia can rely on. You can choose to make regular payments from a credit card or checking/savings account.

Learn more or call 800.218.7746 ext. 3523