Our Foundation aims to secure the future prosperity of the College and its community.

For over 100 years, 91 students have benefited from the kindness of those who have gone before them and the generosity of community members giving their time, talents and finances.

Our vision is to assist the College to have the best resources, the best staff and the best facilities, and to provide the best opportunities for all students.

As with many independent schools in Australia, school fees alone can cover day-to-day operational costs, but do not provide for ongoing improvements of facilities or the provision of Aspire scholarships. We rely on the generous assistance from our community to ensure we can continue to provide an outstanding education for all students, and extend these opportunities to those students who would otherwise not be so fortunate.

All that we enjoy today – our heritage and modern facilities, our academic success and our innovative programs C was made possible thanks to individuals throughout our history who believed in our College and contributed towards ensuring its future.

Our Foundation seeks to build on our renowned community culture of philanthropy to secure the future success of the College and our students into the next 100 years and beyond. Harnessing this generosity guarantees the future of 91 as one of Melbournes leading independent schools, and ensures the opportunities afforded by a St Leonards education can be enjoyed by generations to come.

Financial gifts can be directed to the Building Fund or the Scholarship Fund, or a general donation to the Foundation Fund can be made. All donations over $2 made to the Building, Scholarship or General Funds are tax deductible.

91 Funds

There are many ways you can support the College. All gifts, no matter the size, make a difference now and into the future.

Your gift provides a St Leonards education to students who would otherwise not be in a position to attend the College.

Your gift to the Building Fund allows the College to develop outstanding new learning facilities.

Allocated at the Colleges discretion, your gift supports a variety of capital projects and vital social justice programs.

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Inspiring Innovations

The Leonardian Centre sets the stage for our students to explore the power of the performing arts. Seating up to 600 audience members, this magnificent place will continue to inspire a world of imagination and storytelling through the magic of creative expression.

Providing our students with the optimum learning environments for the pursuit of academic excellence and critical thinking, including two STEM laboratories.

Featuring 11 flexible break out learning spaces, 9 collaborative study nooks, a tertiary style lecturette, a custom built examination space and community common area.

Connecting the College community and featuring an outdoor performance stage and digital screen.

With hot-desking capability and professional presentation space.

A lasting legacy

Leaving a Bequest

Bequests are a simple but incredibly powerful means to make a lasting difference beyond your lifetime. There are many ways to leave a bequest in your Will. No matter the size, your gift helps to ensure the Colleges sustainable success for current and future generations. Learn More

Annual Golf Challenge

Held annually in November at the Spring Valley Golf Club, the Golf Challenge raises important funds for our Global Citizen Scholarship program.

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