How to Give
As a 501 c 3, your donation to the SAISD Foundation is tax deductible.
Donations may be mailed to:
SAISD Foundation141 Lavaca, San Antonio 78210 Looking for a unique way to honor an individual? Gifts can now made on line In Memory and In Honor of alumni, teachers, educators, and community members. Click here to find out more or to get started.
Attention Business and Community Partners
Opportunities now exist to sponsor District meetings, trainings and events through the Foundation. Reservations are now being accepted for Principal Meetings for the 2013-2014 School Year. Click here for the Sponsorship Form.
How will You Give?
Fund a Strategic Initiative
Donate Online Now
Host a Fundraiser
Sponsor a Meeting
Give to a School
Celebrate a Birthday
Buy a Piece of History
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 United Way Combined Schools Campaign! Click here for more details.
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! Click here for more details.
Annual Fund Campaign
Our Annual Fund Campaign runs from September 15th - January 15th. The campaign kicks off with a focus on our SAISD Foundation Board and SAISD employees and ends with a focus on individual and corporate donors throughout the community. Click here for more details.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 Daniel G. San Miguel, alumnus of Jefferson HS
In Memory of Richard Luderus, former teacher at Rogers ES and Whittier MS
In Memory of Betty Ann Janert, former teacher at Jefferson HS and alumnus of Brackenridge HS
In Memory of Josefina Arguijo Torres, former educator and mother of an SAISD employee
In Memory of Christopher McBrayer, former teacher at Brackenridge HS
Gifts in Honor
In Honor of Charles Butt, HEB
In Honor of Joanne Cockrell for her support of the Lasso Alumni Association
Champions Circle $50,000+
Visionaries Circle $25,000 +
Brighter Sky Foundation
Chile Bowl Gala (Lanier and Fox Tech HS Alumni)
Leaders Circle $10,000+
Stewards Circle $5,000 +
Morganti Texas/Casias JV
Andy Mireles Charitable Foundation
Investors Circle $3,000+
Bartlett Cocke Contractors
Cabrera Capital Markets/First Southwest
Christus Santa Rosa Health System
Community Arenas Board
Guido Brothers Construction
Oak Farms Dairy
National Geographic/Hampton Brown
Robert W. Baird, Inc.
Silver Eagle Distributors
Southwest Securities, Inc.
Innovators Circle $1,000+
AXA Advisors, LLC
Bank of America Merill Lynch
Brown Ortiz Law
Community Arenas/MR Beal
Firstmark Credit Union
RBC Capital Markets
Rice Financial Products Company
Security Service Federal Credit Union
Stifel, Nicholas & Company, Incorporated
Voyager A Member of the Cambium Learning Group
Wells Fargo Brokerage Service
Patrons Circle $500+
F.A. Nunnelly Company
Galaxy Builders, Ltd.
Gateway Printing & Office Supply
Goetting & Associates
Jaster-Quintanilla San Antonio LLP
Jennifer and Jack Hall
Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc.
San Antonio Convention & Visitors Bureau
Leading Individual Donors
Deborah and David Rogers
HB Zachry, Jr.