Teachers Spend $740 Each Year on Classroom Supplies, Up 23 Percent Since 2015

National nonprofit releases 2018 classroom spending survey of more than 4,400 teachers Minneapolis, MN — August 12, 2018 — AdoptAClassroom.org, the national nonprofit that raises funds for teachers to purchase school supplies, released today the results of their 2018 classroom spending survey of more than 4,400 U.S. teachers. Results show that the situation is getting […]

Indiana Great Clips Salons and AdoptAClassroom.org Partner for Third Year to Support Teachers

100 Great Clips Indiana Locations Fundraising for Local Teachers INDIANAPOLIS —  July 12, 2018 — Teachers are preparing to go back to school. Purchasing classroom supplies is always a top priority – and often a financial burden for teachers. For the third year, Great Clips Indiana has partnered with AdoptAClassroom.org to help ease the burden. By generating awareness and raising funds for […]

AdoptAClassroom.org Named a 2018 Halo Award Winner

Local Minneapolis Non-profit and National Retailer Burlington Takes GOLD in Education Category Minneapolis, MN — May 24, 2018 — AdoptAClassroom.org, the national nonprofit that raises funds for teachers to purchase classroom supplies, today announced it was named the 2018 GOLD Halo Award Winner in the Education Category. The award-winning nonprofit partnered with Burlington Stores during […]

See How You Can Thank a Teacher This Teacher Appreciation Week

Now more than ever, teachers need a reminder that their work is appreciated. You can send some gratitude to the hard-working teachers who helped you by sending them a free eCard today in honor of Teacher Appreciation Week! Need some inspiration? Here are some of the messages to teachers that warmed our hearts: “Happy Teacher Appreciation Day! […]

Teachers: Check Out Our Teacher Appreciation Week Giveaways!

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week. We’re excited to celebrate YOU all week long! Thank you for your hard work and dedication to helping your students succeed. To show our gratitude, we teamed-up with some of our great sponsors to offer giveaways each day during Teacher Appreciation Week! Check out these three easy ways you can enter […]

You and a Teacher Can Win a $40 OOLY Prize Pack During Teacher Appreciation Week

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week! Our partner OOLY is conducting a week-long giveaway to celebrate teachers across the country for their dedicat­­ion to teaching. Enter for a chance to win an OOLY prize pack for yourself and your favorite teacher! Each pack is valued at more than $40 and includes: Bright Writers Colored Pens, Smooth Hues Marker Set, […]

Highest-Need Fund Donors Helped Transform This Classroom

Rockstar fundraiser—and 4th grade teacher—Elizabeth has raised more than $8,000 for classroom supplies by crowdfunding and applying for a Highest-Need Fund classroom grant on AdoptAClassroom.org. See how donations powered Elizabeth’s classroom transformation: From classroom to home Elizabeth spends her own money each year to purchase basic school supplies, books, and technology for her classroom. She […]

We’re Welcoming Two New Board Members to the AdoptAClassroom.org Team

We’re thrilled to announce our newest AdoptAClassroom.org board members: Neely Tamminga and Hart Rosenblatt. They each have unique experience that makes them fantastic additions to our team. Meet our new board members: Neely Tamminga Neely is the CEO of DISTILL, an advisory company that, fitting for her new position, offers advisory services to board directors. […]

Classroom Crowdfunding: #ArmMeWith Social Media Toolkit

We receive amazing success stories from teachers who raise hundreds to thousands of dollars crowdfunding on AdoptAClassroom.org. When we asked our veteran fundraisers to share their advice for those new to crowdfunding, many of them gave the same answer: Utilize social media. Join the movement! Teachers have proven to be social media trendsetters, starting recent […]

A New Way to Give: The Inclusive Classroom Fund

Donors to AdoptAClassroom.org can help bring equity in education to the individual classroom with our new Inclusive Classroom Fund. This new addition to our Spotlight Funds supports teachers who require supplies that address their students’ individual needs, in order to create a level playing field in their classroom. Donations to this fund will help teachers […]