The Foundation relies on the generous support of individuals and businesses to carry out its mission to enhance the educational opportunities of students and faculty in the Winchester Public Schools.

Many gifting opportunities are available.

Most contributions are by check, in amounts of all sizes.  We appreciate the $10 gift as well as the $10,000 gift.

The Foundation is also able to accept gifts of securities, personal property and real estate.   WEF can be named as a beneficiary of your will or charitable trust, or of an insurance policy, annuity or retirement asset.

To make a donation you may send a check to:

Winchester Education Foundation
117 E. Piccadilly St., Suite 100C
Winchester, Virginia  22601

Or, contact Executive Director Russ Potts at 540-665-0598 or russpotts@rppi.net

Or you can donate securely online via PayPal by clicking the button below.



Naming opportunities are available for classrooms, centers, athletic facilities, and campus and building features on various Winchester Public School buildings for gifts of $25,000 and more.  Contact Russ Potts to explore possibilities.

Non-“bricks and mortar” projects for which your donations could be used include the following:

  • Endowed Chairs
  • Faculty Incentive
  • Guest Lecturers and Speakers
  • Financial assistance for faculty for advanced degrees
  • Program and incentives to honor donor’s parents, children or other family.
  • Program and incentives to honor current or former faculty members

WEF is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization under the U.S. Internal Revenue Code and your contributions are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.

Programs and Projects to Support

Become a Corporate Partner

See our Corporate Partners page. Call Winchester Education Foundation at 540-665-0598 for more information.

Free Admission Program

See our Free Admission Program page. Call Winchester Education Foundation at 540-665-0598 for more information.

Scholarships

See our Scholarships page. Call Winchester Education Foundation at 540-665-0598 for more information.

Gavel Club

Click here for more information.

Patsy Cline Theatre Seat Naming Program

Click here for more information.

Bricks and Mortar

Call Winchester Education Foundation at 540-665-0598 for more information.