GiveBIG 2013

GiveBig, 2013Please join Highline Schools Foundation on Wednesday, May 15th for King County’s biggest day of online giving. For one day only, gifts to Highline Schools Foundation through our Seattle Foundation Profile Page will be stretched to be even bigger!

Tin Room BarAnybody that comes by the Tin Room Bar  to donate to Highline Schools Foundation online between the hours of 4:00 and 9:00 pm on Wednesday, May 15th (aka “GiveBIG Day”) will get a FREE pint of Manny’s Pale Ale, a Brat Trot t-shirt and other great gifts!

We will have computer stations set up at the bar to make donation online easy—and our Trustees will be on hand to help out so come on down and join us!

How does Highline Schools Foundation make a BIG difference in the lives of Highline District Students? So many ways! We help students take advantage of big opportunities, like sending the Global Connections High School Wind Ensemble to perform at the Presidential Inauguration. We help students in need with big dreams of going to college and we fund teachers’ big ideas for helping their students learn in innovative ways!

View this short video of stories to find out more:

Looking for more? Head on over to YouTube for more!

Your gift can make a BIG impact in the lives of Highline School District students by making an online contribution on May 15th.

All money raised through GiveBIG on May 15th will support Highline Public School students in these areas:

  • Academic Achievement
  • Classroom Enrichment
  • The Arts in schools
  • Athletics
  • College & Career Readiness
  • and many more unique and individual needs that come with supporting a district as diverse and as extraordinary as Highline!

The The Seattle Foundation‘s GiveBIG is a one-day, online charitable giving event to inspire people to give generously to nonprofit organizations who make our region a healthier and more vital place to live. In 2011, $4.1 million was raised through the first GiveBIG to support over 900 nonprofits. Last year, on May 2, 2012, our community came together to raise $7.4 million in 24 hours for nonprofit organizations!

Use this link only on May 15th to go to Highline Schools Foundation Profile on The Seattle Foundation

Since 1999, the Highline Schools Foundation has been supporting innovation and excellence in Highline Public Schools. Our funding priorities focus on programs to improve academic achievement, supporting college and career readiness, grants to teachers for engaging classroom projects, the arts, athletics, and programs that keep students in school and productive. Highline is a district full of need and opportunity. The Highline Schools Foundation is the only non-profit organization dedicated to all schools in our district—our goal is to help as many students as possible be successful!