News from the Foundation for FCPS

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Grant Applications Open!

The Foundation for FCPS is pleased to announce the third round of discretionary grants aimed at supporting teachers in the classroom. Grants range from $1,000 - $1,500 to address the unique challenges presented by the Covid-19 pandemic. Grants will be given for classroom initiatives related to continuity of learning, literacy and math skills recovery or social-emotional learning.

The grant cycle closes April 23, and grants will be funded for the 2021-22 school year.

How can you help? 

Honor a teacher with a contribution to the Grant program! 

More information and a link to the application is available on the Foundation's website

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FCPS Honors 2021

The FCPS Honors is a cornerstone of the Foundation for FCPS's work to highlight extraordinary employees throughout Fairfax County Public Schools. In June, 2021, 550 deserving FCPS employees will be recognized, culminating in 12 winners of the prestigious awards. 

Become an FCPS Honors Sponsor by clicking here!

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"Collect for Kids" is going strong!  

Students in need will require fresh school supplies to "Return Strong" in the fall. Your contribution to the Collect for Kids campaign will purchase pre-made, grade-level appropriate school supply kits for students. A donation of $50 will provide 5 FCPS students with supplies to help them succeed in school.

Click here to donate!

Donate to the Foundation's Programs:

The Foundation for FCPS works in partnership with the entire FCPS system and our community to create pathways to long-term success for students. Your monetary donation will help the Foundation fund these programs and more: 

  • Gap needs for disadvantaged students, e.g. backpacks, supplies, gift cards
  • Enhanced learning opportunities for students via teacher grants
  • Retention and recognition of stellar educators

With your help, we can provide students with the extraordinary and create impact, one child at a time. 

Donate Today!

Our mission: The Foundation for FCPS energizes the power of the community to invest in educational excellence and prepare students for the future. 

Our vision: Every FCPS student has a path to success.  

Visit our website for more information.

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