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We are a national, award-winning nonprofit based in Minneapolis that provides the most flexible and accountable funding for K-12 teachers and schools throughout the U.S. Our proprietary, easy-to-use education fundraising platform helps teachers, principals, and administrators give every child the tools they deserve to succeed in school. Since 1998, we have raised more than $36 million and supported 4.5 million students. As a 501(c)(3) organization, we hold a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator.

Education and Research

- Finance and accounting
- Education sector and education policy
- Human resources
- Technology
- Digital communications and fundraising

We ask board members to make an annual unrestricted contribution of $2,000 or more, and to contribute to at least one teacher or school. Exceptions are made for educators or others who bring valuable expertise and perspective to the board but who may not be able to contribute at this level.

The board sets strategy, hires and oversees the Executive Director, provides governance, approves annual budgets, audits, and federal tax forms.

Ann Pifer
Executive Director
(612) 424-2471

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