PV Schools Education Foundation

SUPPORT • ENRICH • EMPOWER
DONATE

It is Thanks & Giving season at the PV Schools Education Foundation!

We invite community partners and individuals to join us in showing appreciation for our  dedicated PVSchools teachers and staff. Your tax deductible donation will support gift card and cash prize give-aways through the Thanksgiving holiday.
 
Prizes will be made available to every school in PVUSD and will be awarded in the weeks leading up to Thanksgiving. Donations of any amount are welcome and greatly appreciated. We are deeply grateful for the support of our amazing community.  
ABOUT US
We Support, Enrich, and Empower Students and Educators in PV Schools.

PV Schools Education Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that raises funds to support the Paradise Valley Unified School District’s mission “to cultivate world-class thinkers.“ Through our philanthropic and community-wide efforts, we provide critical assistance for programs and educational opportunities to benefit students and educators throughout the district.

SUPPORT

  • We support teaching and learning by collaborating with our generous donors to fund valuable programs and initiatives.

ENRICH

  • We enrich the educational experience for our students by increasing opportunities for innovative and project-based learning.

EMPOWER

  • We empower students by providing financial assistance that addresses issues of equity to help them reach their potential.
HOW WE SUPPORT

PSAT testing





Field trip assistance





Academic Enrichment





Teacher Mini-Grants





Through collaboration with our generous donors, board of directors, and the PV Schools community, the Foundation provides financial support for a variety of programs and educational opportunities each year to benefit PVSchools’ students.

Recent Funding Highlights

  • Educational field trips for PVSchools’ 19 Title I schools
  • District-wide teacher mini-grants for project-based learning
  • PSAT testing for PVSchools’ 2500+ sophomores
  • Out-of-school time educational enrichment and academic intervention opportunities for high-need students in  Title I schools
  • District-wide employee appreciation drive-through event
  • James P. Lee Equity Fund academic enrichment initiatives
  • Hospitality for Business Advisory Council,  and Minority Student Achievement Network Middle School Equity event
  • Door prizes for annual new certificated employee event
  • District-wide employee retirement and service recognition event
  • End of the year activities for graduating seniors
  • Support for the Volunteer In Paradise program

Past Foundation-assisted Programs and Initiatives

  • Future for Kids – Discover Your Future program
  • CREST (The Center for Research in Engineering, Science, and Technology) – a specialty program offered at Paradise Valley High School
  • College Scholarships
  • Accelerated Reader programs
  • District Spelling Bee
  • John A. Kriekard Hands On Science Center
  • AVID
  • First Tee Golf programs
  • Tutoring & Academic Bowl program
  • Digital library titles
  • High School Career & Counseling Centers

Teacher Mini-Grant Applications Now Being Accepted!

We offer Teacher Mini-Grants for project-based learning in PVUSD. The Mini-grant application for the 2020-21 school year is NOW OPEN!

"An investment in knowledge pays the best interest."

- Benjamin Franklin

ONLINE

Instantly and securely make a one-time or recurring donation

MAIL

Please make checks payable to: PV Schools Education Foundation and mail to:

PV Schools Education Foundation
PO Box 22252
Phoenix, AZ 85028

PAYROLL DEDUCTION

Payroll Deduction for PVSchools Employees- Complete a simple authorization form and send directly to Payroll (DAC) via interoffice mail.

IN-KIND DONATIONS

We welcome new, unused items or gift cards for raffle prizes (golf tournament, retirement reception, professional development incentives).

CONTACT US

Please feel free to contact us at (602) 346-8373, if you have questions or would like assistance with your donation.

PHONE

(602) 346-8373

ADDRESS

PO Box 22252 Phoenix, AZ 85028

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