Friends of the Foundation

Friends of the

Small Donation. Big Impact.

To create lasting change in OKCPS, it takes all of us. Friends of the Foundation provides hope and opportunity for every child in our district for as little as $10 a month.

Your monthly contribution offers reliable revenue so we can plan for the future and keep our programs operating consistently and predictably. Through generous donor support, Friends of the Foundation sets Oklahoma City Public Schools students and teachers up for success.

Click here to view a flier about the impact and benefits associated with each donor level!

A Special Thank You to Friends of the Foundation


Associate Level:
  • Thomas Cassidy
  • Mary Mélon
  • Nathan Shirley
Companion Level:
  • Jane Anderson
  • Newt Brown
  • Jennifer Brown
  • Jason & Tami Constable
  • James Harl
  • Brent Hensley
  • Catherine O’Connor
  • Todd Pauley
  • Ashley Perkins
  • Ellen Pogemiller
Colleague Level:
  • J.D. Baker
  • Rachel Benbrook
  • Madeline Budda
  • Stephen & Gabrielle Butler
  • Perrin Duncan
  • Michelle Elia
  • Natalie Evans
  • David Kimmel
  • Austin Hamm
  • Kendra Loper
  • Mark McCoy
  • Sean & Traci McDaniel
  • Megan Muir
  • Sandy Pantlik
  • Katy Saint
  • Anthony Williams
Tax Classification:

Oklahoma City Public Schools Foundation is a private, non-profit corporation under IRS tax code 501(c)(3) with the mission of creating community ownership in the success of every child. The Foundation abides by national standards for school foundations and stays current with laws governing nonprofits. We are a permanent organization that is governed by a local board of directors. All fundraising and investment activities of The Foundation are limited to benefiting the Oklahoma City Public School District. The Foundation receives gifts of cash, securities, bequests and beneficiary designations under revocable trusts, deferred gifts (such as bequests), life insurance, and life income agreements and charitable remainder trusts. Other gifts or donated properties may be subject to review prior to acceptance.


Become a Friend of the Foundation

To join, select a recurring donation and mark your reason for giving as “Friends of the Foundation.”

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