San Antonio, Texas 78212
Tel. (210) 554-2235
Fax (210) 228-3126
Riverside Park Academy
How to Give
As a 501 c 3, your donation to the SAISD Foundation is tax deductible.
Donations may be mailed to:
SAISD Foundation518 E. Magnolia, San Antonio 78212
Attention Business and Community Partners
Opportunities now exist to sponsor District meetings, trainings and events through the Foundation. Thank you to those who participated in the New Teacher Rising Star events in August! Reservations are now being taken to sponsor SAISD Principal Meetings throughout the 2012-2013 school year. Click here to download the reservation form.
Thank you for considering making a gift to the SAISD Foundation to benefit education in San Antonio's urban core. SAISD educates over 54,000 students in over 90 schools, so your gift will have a significant impact in our city! With donated funds, the Foundation is able to support educational excellence and innovation beyond what state, federal and local tax dollars can provide. Individuals, alumni groups, businesses and organizations can make tax deductible gifts to the Foundation for general purposes or for restricted use to benefit a particular school or program. The Foundation has also developed a team of experts who can assist individuals with planned giving. Donations can be made here on-line, or feel free to contact us regarding a giving opportunity that fits your interests. Because of our partnership with the District, 99 cents of every dollar donated goes directly to our schools and our students.
We use PayPal to handle online financial donations. The button below will take you to our donorship page where you are able to give.
Employee Giving - Payroll Deduction Now Available
We are proud to announce that SAISD employee giving to The Foundation has increased for the 4th year in a row with 1,264 employees making pledges for 2013 through the Combined School United Way Campaign! For employees who were not a part of the United Way giving, you can still make a gift to the SAISD Foundation through SAISD payroll deduction today or anytime. Simply download your Payroll Deduction Form to submit to the Payroll Department or link to it off the employee links website for SAISD. 100% of all SAISD employee gifts go right back into our schools through grants and school gifts. Just imagine what we could do if all of our over 7,000 employees gave!
Purchasing a Car? Your Purchase Can Give Back
The SAISD Foundation has partnered with Cavender Toyota and Red McCombs so that when you purchase a car, students in SAISD benefit! At Cavender Toyota on NW Loop 410, with any new car purchase, just mention the SAISD Foundation and $100 will be donated to us on your behalf - it is that easy! In addition, they will give you employee pricing just for mentioning the SAISD Foundation. At all Red McCombs dealerships, the McCombs Family will donate $100 with the purchase of any car from any of their dealerships and additional discounts apply for SAISD employees. Click here for additional details on the McCombs Partnership in Education program. Don't forget to mention us so that your purchases benefit SAISD students. Any employee or community member can be a part of this program by mentioning our name.
Annual Fund Campaign
Our Annual Fund Campaign runs from September 15th - December 15th. The campaign kicks off with a focus on SAISD employees and ends with a focus on individual donors throughout the community through the year end. Click here to view our 2011 appeal letter from Pat Frost and Bill Greehey. Considering investing in the students in SAISD and becoming part of our growing circle of donors? Print and mail the pledge card or hit the donate key below to make your investment. Although the campaign focus is fall, gifts are accepted throughout the year.
Gifts In Memory of and In Honor of
Gifts can be made In Honor of an alumnus, teacher, administrator, employee or a person who is passionate about education. Honoring a person around the holidays, for a birthday, or for a significant anniversary date of employment or graduation is an excellent way to give a gift with meaning. Certificates will be mailed to the person being honored and the donor can be recognized or do so anonymously. Gifts may also be made In Memory of to honor someone special. For In Memory of gifts, certificates can be mailed to family members. Please download the attached form to make one of these gifts or contact us for more information.
Foundation Announces Dever Legacy Society
The Dever Legacy Society has been created to honor the gift Douglas J. Dever made to the SAISD Foundation and all persons who choose to name the SAISD Foundation in their will. Please take a moment to read more about Mr. Dever and this new opportunity for creating your own legacy in SAISD. Mr. Dever's gift will benefit the students of Crockett Elementary School for many years to come! If you are considering a legacy gift in your name or in the name of an alumnus from one of our high schools or employee of SAISD, contact us at (210) 554-2235 or email@example.com to discuss opportunities.
Dever Legacy Society
The Estate of Douglas J. Dever, former teacher and administrator at Crockett Elementary School
Carol Lee Jones Educational and Cultural Fund of the San Antonio Area Foundation, alumnus of Brackenridge High School
Gifts In Memory
In Memory of Christopher McBrayer, former SAISD teacher
In Memory of Josefina Arguijo Torres, former educator and mother of an SAISD employee
In Memory of Betty Ann Janert, former SAISD teacher and SAISD alumnus
In Memory of Richard Luderus, former SAISD teacher
Champions Circle $50,000+
Visionaries Circle $25,000 +
Brighter Sky Foundation
Chile Bowl Gala (Lanier and Fox Tech HS Alumni)
Leaders Circle $10,000+
In Honor of Charles Butt
Mullen Pension & Benefits Group
Greehey Family Foundation
Stewards Circle $5,000 +
Linebarger Goggan Blair & Sampson, LLP
Spurs Sports and Entertainment
Escamilla, Poneck & Cruz, LLP
Clear Channel Communications
Joeris General Contractors
Morganti Texas/Casias JV
Well Med Medical Management
Andy Mireles Charitable Foundation
The Boeing Company
Investors Circle $3,000+
Bartlett Cocke Contractors
Oak Farms Dairy
Christus Santa Rosa Health System
Guido Brothers Construction
Silver Eagle Distributors
Community Arenas Board
Innovators Circle $1,000+
Cabrera Capital Markets
Bank of America Merill Lynch
Fulbright Jaworski LLP
National Geographic/Hampton Brown
Madeline Slay Architecture
Voyager A Member of the Cambium Learning Group
Patrons Circle $500+
Gateway Printing & Office Supply
Goetting & Associates
Jaster-Quintanilla San Antonio LLP
Leading Individual Donors
Deborah and David Rogers
HB Zachry, Jr.