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How to Give



Click on DONATE above. You will be redirected to our online giving site at This is a secure card processing center.

When sending your contribution by mail, please indicate the intent of your gift. You can contribute to any of the items listed. You will receive an acknowledgement for your gift and your contribution is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Please mail your contribution to:
St. Thomas Aquinas
2210 Lincoln Way
Ames, IA 50014

Stock Donation:
Please contact the parish office for transfer instuctions.

Include STA in your will or estate planning:

  • Have you considered making a gift to St. Thomas Aquinas in your will?
  • Did you know that a Charitable Gift Annuity can provide you with income and a tax deduction?
  • That a gift to STA of stock or real estate helps you avoid capital gains tax and provides you with a tax deduction?
  • Have you considered naming St. Thomas Aquinas as a beneficiary of your IRA or Life Insurance Policy?

It is in giving that we receive. - St. Francis of Assisi

Charity is certainly greater than any rule. Moreover, all rules must lead to charity. -St. Vincent de Paul

Give something, however small, to the one in need. For it is not small to one who has nothing. Neither is it small to God, if we have given what we could. -St. Gregory Nazianzen


St. Thomas Aquinas is a LEAVE A LEGACY® in Iowa Partner, which provides estate and gift planning information and resources.

If you would like more information about estate planning and how it can benefit you as well as a charitable organization, such as St. Thomas Aquinas, please contact the parish office or Development Director Joe Leisz at 515.292.3810.