Support TA

The strength of your financial efforts can further promote the educational excellence that TA offers students, pre-k through twelfth grade.  Please use the secure PayPal form below to send a monetary donation to Tidewater Academy.  Thank you for your support!




The Tidewater Academy community is grateful for the philanthropic and volunteer support that enables us to achieve our mission and sustain an enriching educational community that propels our young people to collegiate and lifelong personal and professional success. Throughout the years, this dedicated support from alumni, parents, friends, foundations, corporations, and community groups has helped us to continue to improve our scholastic and athletic programs, to continue to provide opportunities for our faculty, and to continue to improve our buildings and campus. To give is to show that you care. Your gifts of time and energy are welcomed just as graciously as your monetary gifts.

Ways to Support Tidewater Academy!

*Annual Giving – Your gift is unrestricted and allows the school to designate where the funds are needed most.

*Restricted Giving – You may designate your gift for a particular purpose, such as Capital Giving, Endowments, Scholastic Programs, Athletic Programs, etc.

*Matching Gifts – Many corporations and foundations offer matching gifts to their employees. This is an easy way to multiply your individual gift to Tidewater Academy.

*Memorial Gifts – You may pay tribute to friends and loved ones with a memorial gift which goes towards Annual Giving. A card is mailed to the person for whom the donation is made informing them of this special gift.

*Planned Giving – You may support Tidewater Academy by using different contribution programs such as trusts, bequests, or other planned contribution structures. These gifts benefit the school while offering benefactors financial advantages and tax savings.

*Gifts-in-Kind & Volunteerism – We are grateful for the many parents, grandparents, alumni, and friends of Tidewater Academy who contribute their time, materials, and equipment to help fulfill the needs of the school.

For questions regarding gift ideas of any type, please contact Frances Joyner, Head of School at (757)899-5401 ext. 101 or f_joyner@tawarriors.org. Thank you for your stewardship to Tidewater Academy.

Participate in Fundraisers & Attend These Special Events!

*Throughout the school year, we hold fabulous fundraisers like the Great American Magazine Sale, Christmas Tree/Wreath/Garland Sale, TA Art Calendar Sale, Cookie Dough Sale, and Yankee Candle Fundraiser.

*Upper School classes, athletic teams, and clubs also fundraise with food sales such as special lunches, BBQ, Boston Butts, Krispie Kreme donuts, baked goods, and take-home dinners.

*Be dazzled by our special events like Grandparent’s Day, Homecoming celebrations, Casino Night, the Gala Auction, and the TA Golf Classic.

Join the Booster Club!

The TA Booster Club is an organization that raises funds to support the athletic program and facilities at Tidewater Academy. The Booster Club is run and organized by the parents of students as well as athletic supporters of the school, and raises money by operating concessions at sporting events and coordinating various fundraisers throughout the school year.

Fundraising Made Easy! More Ways to Support TA!

Box Tops For Education – Clip Box Tops coupons from hundreds of participating products (and/or earn E-Box Tops by shopping on-line), turn them into the school office, and earn cash for TA.

Labels For Education (Campbell’s soup labels) – Save proofs of purchases from Campbell family brand, turn them into the school office, and TA will earn educational supplies.

Farm Fresh – 123-4 Community – Shop at Farm Fresh and earn educational equipment and supplies for Tidewater Academy. Specific details can be found on the Farm Fresh website.

Martin’s – Earn points by using your BONUSCARD when making purchases, and at the end of each month those points are converted into cash for TA. Depending on the items purchased, earn single, double, or triple points.

Empties 4 Cash – Save your empty ink jet cartridges, turn them into the school office, and TA will receive up to $4 for each cartridge. Empty cartridges are recycled and remanufactured.