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Thank you for supporting your education foundation to ensure that our children receive an exceptional education in the Belmont-Redwood Shores School District.

Reading Power 2018

Thank you for supporting our kids by making a donation to our annual Reading Power Read-A-Thon. This fun two week event is our second largest fundraiser (behind annual giving) and encourages the love of reading while raising money for our schools.  To learn more about Reading Power, click here.

Annual Giving Campaign

SchoolForce’s fundraising goal is $2M during this 2017-2018 school year. Our per-student ask is $1,500 – the same as last year. If you can give more, please do.
For more information about SchoolForce’s Annual Giving Campaign, click here.

Suggested Donation Levels – 2017-2018
Ask = $1,500 per child
Scholar’s Circle = $3,500 +
   Advocate = $3,500
   Mentor = $5,000
   Benefactor = $15,000 +
Please donate whatever you can. If everyone gives what they can, every child benefits.

Corporate Matching

Many companies have a matching gift program that can increase and sometimes double your donation to SchoolForce. It’s an easy way to increase your donation! For more information about corporate matching, see our Corporate Matching page or email

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Payment Methods

We strongly encourage electronic or paper check donations to reduce the cost of fees. (For example, a $1,500 donation made by credit card costs $37.50 in fees compared with a $0.75 fee for an electronic check.) Fill out the donation form on the right to pay by eCheck or credit card (one time or monthly donation).

Donate Online Via eCheck (our preferred method)

Donate Online by Credit Card – (2.75% processing fee) one-time or recurring

Donate by Check(mail to PO Box or drop off at school office)
P.O. Box 5196
Belmont, CA 94002

End of Year Tax Letters

A receipt for tax purposes will be emailed by the end of January for donations made the prior calendar year.  If you need a receipt other than that at a different time (for company matching purposes for example) you can request one

Donate Stock or Other Securities

Donations of stock or other securities can provide an attractive tax advantage since capital gains taxes are avoided and the full market value of the stock can be tax-deductible. Click here to download  SchoolForce’s Stock Donation Instructions.

Questions About Filling out the Donation Form?

If you are having questions about how to fill out SchoolForce’s online donation form, Detailed Donation Instructions are available.