The Foundations honour your generosity to The Bahamas through our work of creating more opportunities for and access to education.

Every gift is appreciated. Your gifts empower Bahamians to reach their full potential.

For gifts of $10,000 or more, please contact Maureen French, Managing Director, who will be happy to assist you. She can be reached at 242-362-4910 ext. 103 or mfrench@lyfordcayfoundation.org.

All donations to Lyford Cay Foundation and The Canadian Lyford Cay Foundation are tax deductible in the US and Canada, respectively.

You can support Lyford Cay Foundations in a variety of ways.


Donate Online

Make a secure online gift.

Stock Gifts

Donations of appreciated securities are accepted.

Leave a Legacy

Direct a bequest, life insurance policy or include the Foundations in your estate planning.


Amazon Smile

Support the Foundations while you shop, choosing us as your charity of choice on Amazon:

Go to: https://smile.amazon.com/ and search for Lyford Cay Foundation. Select us as your charity and a percentage of what you spend will be donated to us. It is completely anonymous on your end.

Send a Cheque

Please make cheques payable to Lyford Cay Foundation, Inc or The Canadian Lyford Cay Foundation and mail to any of our offices:

Nassau Bahamas
New York


Your Gift In Action

Each December, there is a holiday reception where you can meet beneficiaries and hear their stories. Additionally, we can arrange personalised opportunities where you can hear from students, Alumni, grant recipients, Board Directors and team members. Contact us for more information.