Make a Gift

Make a Gift

We have several gift giving options to support Saint Andrew's Abbey and the Benedictine Monks of Valyermo.
You may contact us in person, by phone, by mail (for checks), or use our secure online donation links, by following the donation buttons below.
We gladly accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express as well as electronic funds transfers. Cash donations are welcome, in person, at the development office.
Please know that your gifts are tax deductible, for St. Andrew's Abbey is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit.
Thank you in advance for helping us sustain and uphold our house of prayer.

Monastery General Fund Gift

Your gifts to the general fund of the monastery support more than 20 Abbey's Benedictine monks in their daily lives of prayer and ministry as well in their ongoing education, personal development, and pastoral outreach. The general fund also takes care of the Abbey's grounds and buildings, including the retreat center, youth center and chapel, ceramics studio, and books and gifts store. Additionally, the general fund advances the Abbey's information technology infrastructure and operations.

Charity Appeal

I invite you to join us in our mission, which is the mission of the Church, to help us care for the poor and destitute who find their way to the Abbey looking for assistance, God, and hope.Even the smallest gift will make a difference in the Abbey's daily service of ministering to Christ in the poor and healing souls.Be assured of our prayers for you.

Gifts in Memory

You may wish to make a gift in honor of or in memory of a loved one

Abbot's Appeal

Bear one another's burdens, and so fulfil the law of Christ.

-Galatians 6:2

Dear Friends,

The above scripture passage reminds me of how much we as believers of Jesus Christ rely on each other for support and encouragement.

Your generosity and support over the years have allowed us to complete various important projects. The most recent is.......

(click here to download Abbot Damien's appeal letter)

Planned Giving

If you wish to remember the Abbey in your estate planning (will or trust), or make a charitable gift of retirement savings or life insurance policy, please read how to make these types of gifts here.

Gifts of Publicly Traded Stocks and Securities and Real Estate

For more information on making these types of charitable gifts to the Abbey, please contact Br. Paul Ortega, O.S.B, 661-944-2580.

Thank You

The Monks of Valyermo are truly appreciative of your support. We pray for our generous benefactors and friends daily. You are welcome to join us in prayer. Please click on Horarium, to see daily schedule.

Contact Us

Please feel free to contact us for more information.

St. Andrew's Abbey, Inc.
Development Office
PO Box 40
Valyermo, CA 93563-0040

Phone: 661 944-8959
Fax: 661 944-1076

Email: development@valyermo.com
Physical Address: 31001 N. Valyermo Rd, Valyermo, CA

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