St. Edward Parish School is thrilled that several donors have issued challenge and participation matches during Monarch Giving Day – our 1981 minute fundraising effort. All challenges and matches are designed to provide momentum and inspiration for all to participate in Monarch Giving Day.

On Monarch Giving Day, the impact of your gift — no matter the amount — is even bigger than on any other day this year because you can play a role in ensuring that our school receives additional funding through matching gifts!Matching Gift


  • First $2,500 Matching Gift – The first $2,500 raised during Monarch Giving Day will be matched dollar-for-dollar.
  • First 50 Donations Matching Gift – The first 50 gifts of $100 (or more) will be matched up to $100 each for an extra $5,000.

Participation Challenges

  • First Time Donor Challenge – When we reach 100 new gifts, in any amount, from first-time donors, an additional $1,981 will be generously donated. (33-hour challenge)
  • Lunch Time Challenge – The grade level with the most participation by the end of lunch time (1 p.m. PST on Tuesday, 11/12) will receive a grade level party.

Finale Challenge

  • Grand Finale Challenge – Any donor who makes a finale gift of $25.00 or more during the hours of 6 a.m. – 9 a.m. on Wednesday, 11/13 will be entered into a Four-Pack Cinepolis Luxury Cinemas raffle.