Who We Are
North Thurston Education Foundation
Support When a Child Needs it.
The North Thurston Education Foundation, Partners for Kids, is an independent, non-profit partnership of community members and North Thurston Public Schools (IRS EIN 91-1433235). Our organization was incorporated in 1989, we are committed to enhancing educational opportunities for students and schools and to helping students overcome obstacles to their success in school. We are an all VOLUNTEER Board of Trustees with a part-time paid Executive Director.
The Partnership seeks donations, bequests, or endowments to provide financial assistance to students in NTPS.
Our Foundation major programs in support of students, include
- Student Assistance Grants for all schools in NTPS
- Scholarships for graduating seniors at all district high schools
- Learning Improvement Grants — competitive mini-grants for classrooms