4 Classroom Fundraising Tips From Teachers
4 Classroom Fundraising Tips From Teachers

When and how to ask for donations to your AdoptAClassroom.org classroom fundraising page is not always easy to figure out.   We talked to teachers who’ve had success with classroom fundraising on AdoptAClassroom.org, and compiled a few of their best practices and ideas to share with you!  1. Use social media and email Two thirds of […]

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STEM Fund Supports More Than 600 Students Nationwide
STEM Fund Supports More Than 600 Students Nationwide

24 high-needs teachers across the nation received a STEM Fund classroom grant to purchase STEM teaching materials, benefitting more than 600 students. Thank you to Staples®, STEM Fund donors, and the F.I.S.H. Foundation for supporting STEM education this year! $24,000 in STEM Fund classroom grants was awarded to teachers to ensure hundreds of students have […]

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Receive School Grants on AdoptAClassroom.org
Receive School Grants on AdoptAClassroom.org

School grants are one of several ways AdoptAClassroom.org helps fund K-12 schools across the country. How School Grants Work Each year, we invite schools to apply for Spotlight Fund Grants. We have multiple Spotlight Fund grant opportunities for schools throughout the year. Grants are one of several ways AdoptAClassroom.org helps fund K-12 schools across the […]

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Increase Attendee Engagement at Your Next Event
How to Boost Event Engagement by Supporting Education

It’s no secret that attendee event engagement can be a challenge at conferences and other industry events. Fortunately, there are proven ways to boost attendee engagement that everyone can feel good about.

That’s where AdoptAClassroom.org comes in. As a national 501(c)(3) nonprofit, we partner with companies across the county and connect them to local schools and teachers, to support education in a direct and meaningful way.

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How to use Your School Page to Fundraise
How to Use Your School Profile Page to Fundraise

If your school has a Public-Facing Profile Page on AdoptAClassroom.org, there are dozens of ways you can use it to reach potential donors and ask for their support.  Here are a few ideas, including examples you can copy and paste to share on social media, via email, and more!  Note: We encourage you to customize […]

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How to Access and Spend Your Funds in 4 Easy Steps

AdoptAClassroom.org makes it easy for teachers, principals, and other school administrators to receive funds and shop for what their students need. Our online marketplace of vendors carries everything from basic school supplies and technology, to books and furniture. Check out these four easy steps on how to access your funds and shop for what your school needs on AdoptAClassroom.org.

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Innovation in School Funding: Advancing Equity in St. Paul Public Schools
Innovation in School Funding: How AdoptAClassroom.org Partners with School Districts

In February 2019, we launched the AdoptAClassroom.org School Program to enable principals and other school administrators to fundraise for school-wide projects and initiatives that benefit all students at their school. Our goal is to provide innovative approaches to school funding.

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La Tierra Community School is Fostering Community and Building Character. You Can Help.
La Tierra is Fostering Community and Building Character. You Can Help.

La Tierra Community School in Prescott, AZ, is an elementary charter school with about 130 students. Even though the school population is small, their needs are great. La Tierra has a high portion of low-income students, and about 65% are eligible for free or reduced-price lunch. You can view their school’s fundraising page by clicking […]

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How to Take Great Photos to Fundraise for Your School
How to Take Great Photos to Fundraise for Your School

At AdoptAClassroom.org, we love photos, especially because they are helpful in telling your school’s story. Photos can be used to add context and visual interest to your school page, in your fundraising efforts on social media, email, etc., and in thank you notes to your donors.

To learn more about how to use photos to help with your school’s fundraising efforts, read on for our recommendations and advice.

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