Where will my donation go?
Your donation will be deposited and financially managed by Jeffco Schools Foundation according to options selected at check out. The Foundation supports programs in Basic Student Needs, The Arts, Student Learning, Professional Learning, and Career Pathways/Scholarships across all articulation areas.
Are there different options to set up a donation?
You can donate online to the “Love Our Schools” campaign or you can donate offline in the form of a check or cash – before or during the event! Contact Denise Delgado at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about offline donations.
Can I set this is up as a monthly donation?
Yes. During check out you will have the option to pay monthly. You can do so in two way, “pay monthly” will route you to the vendor Jeffco Schools Foundation uses to support credit card donations, or you can give monthly via payroll deduction. The Foundation will manually credit your donation to the campaign.
How does the Foundation decide what to fund?
The Foundation is governed by an independent board of directors comprised of community leaders and volunteers who care about quality public education in Jefferson County. While many stakeholders have a menu of programs they like to see funded, it is up to the Foundation Board to set its grant making strategies and areas of focus, which align with Vision 2020 and District Improvement Plans as required by the State, ultimately accountable to the unmet needs of schools and students.
Is my contribution tax-deductible?
Yes, contributions using the Jeffco Community Funded platform support the programmatic work of the Foundation across articulation areas and are therefore eligible for income tax deductions as allowed by law.
Will I receive a receipt for my contribution?
Yes, Jeffco Schools Foundation will send you a gift receipt via email for tax purposes. You will also receive a receipt from the platform at the time of payment.
When will my credit card be charged?
Your credit card will be charged immediately upon finalizing your gift on the website.
Who should I contact with questions about my contribution?
Please call Mary Junta at 303-982-2210 or send an email to email@example.com with any questions about your gift.