Be Part of the “In” Crowd

Invest in the Mount Vernon Public Schools Foundation. Your gift will, in turn, help to enrich educational experiences for our students and provide additional resources to inspire classroom learning opportunities and professional staff development. The Foundation will include 100% of your donation to make sure educational enhancements are available to students.

The Mount Vernon Public Schools Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable organization. Donations are deductible to the full extent provided by law. The Foundation’s EIN is 77-0673771.


Mount Vernon Schools Giving Opportunities

Gifts are donor-designated to one of these funds:
Learning Enhancement Fund

The Foundation will award amounts up to $1,000 to benefit students in one or more areas of academic enrichment. These grants encompass a large array of enrichment opportunities…from technology, to field trips, to band uniforms, guest speakers, assemblies, theatrical plays, etc.

Judy Rich Professional Development Fund

This fund was created in memory of Judy Rich, a 29-year employee with the Mount Vernon School District (MVSD), who advocated continuing education for the employees of the District. Funding will be used to grant financial support to any MVSD employee for professional development opportunities that are not funded by the MVSD, facility or school.

Gifts may be made in several ways:

  • A monetary gift by cash, check or PayPal on the website.
  • A monetary pledge to be fulfilled over a set period of years.
  • A monetary gift in honor or memory of a friend or loved one.
  • A planned gift such as a bequest, gift of stock or life insurance.
  • Through employer gift-matching programs. If your company matches gifts to charitable organizations, please talk to your contact person about designating your donations to the MVPS Foundation.

Download, complete and mail the Charitable Donation Form with payment to:

Mount Vernon Public Schools Foundation
PO Box 2543
Mount Vernon, WA 98273

For more detailed information about giving opportunities, please contact the Mount Vernon Public Schools Foundation at


Volunteer Opportunities

Invest your time and become a Foundation volunteer.¬†Volunteer opportunities include assisting with the Foundation’s annual Green & White Open Golf Tournament. The 2021 tournament will be held Friday, August 20 at Avalon Golf Links.

Contact and get involved!