Your generous tax-deductible donations Holden helps us achieve our mission today and for future generations.

The greatest gift we can give our students is to provide them with all the tools they need to thrive academically and socially as they prepare for a successful life beyond high school.

Your gifts make all that we do possible. Holden High School is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization. Tax ID # 94-2275076

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Paying by Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or Am Ex allows you to take advantage of rewards programs. Make a gift through OUR SECURE DONATION PORTAL.



Many donors opt to make their gifts over several months, so they can make a larger total donation than if they made a one-time payment. CLICK HERE to make your monthly, sustaining gifts over time.



Please send checks payable to “Holden High School” and mail to Holden High School, 10 Irwin Way, Orinda, CA 94563


Corporate Matching

You may be able to double – even triple! – your donation to Holden. Many employers sponsor matching gift programs to match charitable contributions made by their employees. Gifts from retirees and spouses may also qualify for a match. 


Amazon Smile

When you shop on AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to Holden High School. CLICK HERE!


car donation

Car donations are an easy way to support Holden. You’ll receive a tax-deduction, often at a higher value than if you traded in your car to the dealer, and Holden gets additional funds for our programs. Email or call (925)254-0199 to get started!


tax deductible donationAPPRECIATED SECURITIES

Gifts of stocks or bonds offer two tax advantages to many donors. First, by contributing appreciated securities held for more than one year, you avoid paying capital gains tax on the appreciation. Second, you qualify for a charitable deduction on your income tax based on the value of the securities on the date you make a gift. 


tax deductible donationBequests and estate gifts

Planned giving is an especially meaningful way to honor the impact Holden/CCAS has had on your life or the life of a loved one.

If you are considering including Holden in your Will or Trust, please contact Mawiyah Johnson, Fundraising Manager, to discuss your options, at


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Join Escrip and let a portion of the money you spend at Safeway, on your credit cards or at other major stores be donated to Holden! CLICK HERE. Our group number is 4790997


tax deductible donationOffice Depot

When you shop at Office Depot, you can participate in their “5% Back to Schools Program” by providing them with our program ID number. We will receive credit equal to 5% of your qualifying purchases towards free supplies. Our program ID number is 70011905.