Ways to Donate

Your gift will support the Foundation's mission of promoting excellence in education in the West Hartford Public Schools through the funding of projects, programs and initiatives that enhance and inspire exceptional learning in the classroom and beyond. There are many ways to support the Foundation. Please select the option that works best for you and

THANK YOU for your support!

Annual Giving

The Annual Giving program is a simple and great way to support the Foundation with a donation of any size. Gifts of $1,000 or more are acknowledged with opportunity to name a grant. Gifts of $20,000 or more will receive a named grant in perpetuity.

Learn more about our Named Grant Program

Matching Gifts

Does your company offer a matching gift program? If yes, increase the impact of your donation by contacting your employer for the forms to initiate the process.

Tribute and Memorial Gifts

Honor or remember a special person in your life and support the Foundation at the same time. This is thoughtful and generous way to acknowledge someone’s passing, celebrate a retirement, anniversary, birthday or other milestone. 

Teacher Gift Program

Every day is teacher appreciation day at the Foundation. Honor your favorite teacher or administrator with the “gift” of a donation to the Foundation, and we will do the rest!

Learn more about this giving program

West Hartford’s Cookin’

Proceeds from our signature annual event, West Hartford’s Cookin’, represent approximately 50% of the dollars used to fund annual grant requests and special initiatives. Whether you are in attendance or a sponsor of the event, there are multiple ways to support the Foundation.

Learn more about West Hartford's Cookin'

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