Every dollar makes a difference.

You know we exist to provide the tools students need to learn, and you know how we work—offering invaluable experiences for students in literacy, art, math and science, the environment and physical wellness. You know how critical our impact is on the students in our community. And you want to help.

Join the dedicated supporters who are passionate about building a thriving educational environment in our city and committed to seeing the students of Grand Rapids Public Schools reach their full potential. Each year, hundreds of caring individuals and local organizations trust the Student Advancement Foundation to make sure their contributions directly touch students’ lives and enrich their education. Your gift says our community cares about each and every student’s success.

Our students need your support, please give what you can today.

Get Involved

If you have time and talent to offer, please consider partnering with GRPS via one of our city's fantastic community programs like United Way’s Schools of Hope or Kids Hope USA.  You can also contact Grand Rapids Public Schools directly to find out about other ways volunteers can impact kids’ education.

Ways to Give

Mail: Checks should be payable to the Student Advancement Foundation and can be mailed to:

Grand Rapids Student Advancement Foundation
111 Library NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Phone: Call us at 616-988-5430 for more information or to donate with a credit card.

Online: Click the green "Give Now" button on the left to give through PayPal’s secure donation page.