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Your gift is tax deductible. The Durham Public Schools Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit.


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Durham Public Schools Foundation
2717 Western Bypass, Suite 104, Durham, NC 27705

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What could be possible when our whole community rallies behind Durham’s public schools?

give today to have your contribution doubled by a matching grant from the AJ Fletcher Foundation!

DPSF received a generous matching challenge grant from the AJ Fletcher Foundation. When you give now, your contribution will be doubled by AJ Fletcher if we meet our goal.

We believe that when our whole community brings its resources and support behind our students, educators and families who make up DPS then Durham can become a place where every student thrives. That means we need you!

Your contributions to DPSF will go directly to providing students, educators and families with new resources and opportunities.

we are 18% of the way to our goal

… $5,580 raised toward $30,000 goal

… from 14 donors

What does your contribution support?

What our work looks like is shaped by community input, needs and investment but all activities will be aligned to our core priorities: championing public education, investing in our students, educators and families and fostering innovation and equity. In January 2019, we will launch pilot grants for educator professional learning, innovative student-led projects and parent engagement, develop innovation experiences for students and teachers through community partnerships, and hold listening sessions across Durham to inform long-term strategy.

Your contribution makes a difference in ensuring every student thrives by making innovative investments such as:


Thank you to the individuals and business partners who are champions of public education.