Giving

Help her be unstoppable.
Community donations and volunteers enrich the world-class academic program, facilities and experiences that make The Bishop Strachan School so special. 
Alumnae, parents, grandparents, faculty, staff and friends of the school give generously - through financial support and their time and expertise - so that every BSS girl can reach her full potential.

Annual Giving

The Annual Fund is the foundation of giving at BSS. Your donation ensures the best possible education and experiences for BSS girls.
Academic and Program Enrichment supports learning opportunities that promote curiosity, self-awareness, grit, voice and leadership -- qualities known as the Signature of a BSS Girl.
Financial Assistance supports tuition and school-related costs for deserving students who may not otherwise be able to attend BSS.
The Area of Greatest Need enables Head of School Dr. Angela Terpstra to respond immediately to needs and interests within the school community as they emerge.

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  • Masterclasses elevate music curriculum

    Academic and Program Enrichment funding brings music classes to life. Through this fund, BSS faculty have supported Junior, Middle and Senior School students in identifying disciplines and instruments to explore with multidisciplinary specialists.
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  • Head Boarder embraces leadership and community

    Grade 12 student Ana Maria G is flying high as Head Boarder. This role requires Ana Maria, who has been a BSS student since Grade 9, to lead boarding council meetings and organize activities among her fellow boarders.
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  • Donors make a positive impact for every student

    Students learn deeply when they can explore their own interests and develop skills and goals that are meaningful to them. The Area of Greatest Need supports experiences, facilities, tools and resources that define our supportive, student-centered learning environment.
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  • Grad Class Fund

    Each year our Grade 12 students and their families establish a Financial Assistance fund at BSS in the name of the graduating class. This fund can be added to over time as an enduring part of the class legacy, enabling future generations of girls to benefit from a BSS education.

    Donate Now
  • Leadership Giving

    It’s thanks in large part to the leadership of visionary donors that BSS continues to flourish. Leadership gifts touch the lives of every student. To discuss the transformational impact of leadership giving, please contact Stephanie Findlay at sfindlay@bss.on.ca.

    Meet Our Donors
  • Volunteerism

    The BSS community offers many opportunities to support each other and our inspiring learning environment. To get involved and learn about the ways to give back to the community, please contact Kristen Loden, Executive Director, Advancement.

To become involved at BSS or make a donation, please contact a member of our team.

General Inquiries
advancement@bss.on.ca | 416-483-4325

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    Kristen Loden 

    Executive Director, Advancement
  • Photo of Lori Angle

    Lori Angle 

    Director, Annual Giving Programs
  • Photo of Kate Crokam

    Kate Crokam 

    Director, Alumnae Engagement
  • Photo of Stephanie Findlay

    Stephanie Findlay 

    Major Gifts Officer
  • Photo of Hilary Eastwood

    Hilary Eastwood 

    Senior Development Officer
  • Photo of Diana Alepian

    Diana Alepian 

    Parent Engagement Lead
  • Photo of Susmita Neville

    Susmita Neville 

    Manager, Advancement Services
  • Photo of Zoe Zou

    Zoe Zou 

    Gift & Database Administrator
  • Photo of Katherine Griffin

    Katherine Griffin 

    Executive Assistant, Advancement