The EFW relies on the generosity of hundreds of donors, the participation of school families and friends, the help of volunteers and the dedication of our Board to keep our ability to extend, enrich and enhance the education experience going strong.

There are countless ways you can help make a difference but here are 6 specific ideas.

  • Participate in the Zoo Stampede. This fun walk/run/roll is a community event held every annually at the Zoo.
  • Attend the Black & White Gala. This adults-only gala features dinner, dancing, raffles along with live and silent auctions.
  • Volunteer to help. There are many opportunities for you to share your expertise. If you are interested in exploring ways to share your time and talents please email us or fill out the volunteer form linked below and we’ll contact you.

  • Follow us on social media and share our news on all your social channels.
  • Donate. There are several ways you can support the EFW.

Cash, Check or Credit Card

Cash, Check or Credit Card

Please make checks payable to the EFW. Write donation in the memo line and mail to: Education Foundation of Wauwatosa, P.O. Box 13022, Wauwatosa, WI 53213.  Gifts via credit or debit card can be made electronically by accessing our secure online giving PayPal link.

Monthly Recurring Gifts

Monthly Recurring Gifts

Setting up a recurring monthly gift is an easy and cost effective way to make your gift to the EFW. Monthly donations can be processed via credit card or through your checking or savings account. We also accept annual gifts.

Matching Gifts

Matching Gifts

Many companies will match the contributions that employees make to nonprofit organizations such as the EFW. Under a corporate matching gift program, gifts made by a company’s eligible employee, employee’s spouse or retiree may be matched with company or corporate foundation funds—sometimes doubling or tripling the initial gift.

Sponsorship

Sponsorship

We have a number of sponsorship and promotional opportunities available for companies and individuals that want to be major partners in helping create successful events.

InKind Gifts and Item Donations

InKind Gifts and Item Donations

In addition to financial contributions, we welcome donations of goods and services that support the operation of the organization or our events. These may include tangible gifts of gift cards, stamps and centerpieces, for example, or needed services such as photography, printing and design. Please contact us if you have something you’d like to donate. We’d love to have a conversation.

AmazonSmile

AmazonSmile

Since every gift counts, we want to let you know we participate in this program, which is a simple way for you to support us every time you shop, an you won’t even notice. You shop. Amazon gives. – Shop at smile.amazon.com, select Education Foundation of Wauwatosa as your charity and 0.5% of your eligible purchases will be donated to the foundation, at no cost to you. AmazonSmile offers the same products, low prices and services as the Amazon you know.

Use the button below to make a donation safely, using your credit card.

The Education Foundation of Wauwatosa qualifies as a 501(c)3 and therefore contributions may be tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowable by law. Please consult with your tax advisor.

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