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A Charitable Donation

A Charitable Donation
donate-buttonAs a public charter school, we rely on the support of community members and friends to ensure that we can continue to grow and offer the exceptional programs that enrich our students’ education.

Gifts to Lycée Français help us to offer amazing opportunities like our zoo classroom and the French Quarter program for our fourth graders; help to grow our library; and facilitate the ambitious expansions we have planned in the years to come.

We are looking for corporate, individual and foundation partners that have a vested interest in the education of Louisiana students – particularly those that are at-risk. Your support will help to give the children of Louisiana the opportunities that they deserve.

Donations can be made online or by mail at:
Lycée Français de la Nouvelle-Orléans
Attn: Office of Development
5401 S Claiborne Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70125

Monthly Giving

Monthly Giving

Monthly giving is the most cost effective way to support Lycée Français. It reduces our paper and postage costs – allowing us to focus more of your gift on funding our school programs. Each month your contribution is charged to your credit card, eliminating the need to write checks or purchase stamps.

You can set up your monthly gift by visiting our giving page or by contacting our Director of Development, Sophie Pena-Uijttenboogaard, at or 504.620.5500.

By becoming a monthly donor you can support Lycée’s students as easily as you pay your household bills:

  • You choose the amount that you would like your credit card to be charged each month
  • You will receive a tax receipt for your cumulative annual contributions at the end of each year and your credit card statements serve as an additional record of your contributions.
  • You can increase, decrease or suspend your gift at any time by contacting Lycée Français.

Planned Giving

Planned Giving
If you would like more information on planned gifts, including Lycee Francais in your estate planning, or other types of tax-wise giving, please contact our Director of Development, Sophie Pena-Uijttenboogaard, at or 504.620.5500.

A Gift of Time

The Gift of Time
Every time a parent volunteers for an activity, no matter how small, every child in the school benefits. Click here to review all the opportunities, select what works best for you and submit a volunteer application. Student and adult safety remains our highest priority, and all who perform volunteer work while students are on campus must complete the Background Check provided by the New Orleans Police Department.


Giving Programs

Mighty Nest for Schools


There are two ways Lycée can benefit from the Mighty Nest for Schools program!
1. Purchase everyday essentials or back to school gear through the Mighty Nest website, and 15% of all purchases will go to support La Liaison. Just visit and search for Lycée with zipcode 70115.
2. Participate in their healthy living giveaways. Every action you take will give you a chance to win just for pledging to make a healthy change. Whenever someone from our school wins, Lycée wins additional cash prizes.

Amazon School Rewards Associates Program


Next time you shop on Amazon, make sure to shop through this link. A percentage of all purchases will benefit the Lycee Français Dad’s Club to help these dads continue the amazing work they do for our school! You can bookmark the page for easier access.

Cash for Schools – Community Coffee

Next time you stock up on caffeinated goods at Community Coffee, think about Lycée! Each time you make a purchase at Community Coffee, save the UPC proof of purchase labels from all Community Coffee & Private Reserve products and drop them off at our Patton Street Campus, attn: PTO Community Coffee. Lycée can then redeem the UPC’s for cash! Tip: boxes of coffee and coffee-related products delivered to restaurants, hotels and businesses are high value UPC’s. Remember, a successful Community Cash for schools program depends on you and your support!

For more information, visit the Cash for Schools website at:

Box Tops for Education


Start clipping Box Tops for Education. Hundreds of products participate in the program, and you probably already have several in your pantry, freezer and fridge. For every Box Top you clip, Lycée Français will receive 10 cents. That may not sound like a lot, but it adds up quickly. Just collect your Box Tops and drop them off at our Patton Street Campus, attn: PTO Box Tops. Each school can receive up to $20,000 per school year from clipped Box Tops.

For additional information, and a list of participating Box Top products, visit this link: