This Giving Tuesday, Make a Classroom’s Holiday Wish Come True

My Holiday Wish Is… “A quality education for my students with all of the tools and technology that the world can offer.” —Christy, Minneapolis, MN What does it mean when 50% of public school students qualify for free or reduced lunch?* It means half of America’s students in public schools are financially struggling.  It means teachers are […]

Disaster Relief at AdoptAClassroom.org: Fast and Targeted; Flexible and Accountable

Written by AdoptAClassroom.org Executive Director, Ann Pifer Over the past year, AdoptAClassroom.org has become more active in disaster relief for classrooms around the country, and we have learned that this is something we do exceptionally well. Why? Because of our ability to be fast and targeted, flexible and accountable in responding to disasters affecting schools. […]

Homes for Education Supports Classrooms One Home Sale at a Time

Teachers across the nation are limited by budgetary constraints. 96% of teachers utilize their own funds to ensure that their students have access to the tools and materials they need.* Homes for Education is helping teachers and schools offset the financial burdens they carry. How does it work? Homes for Education is a new real […]

Classrooms Affected by Hurricane Florence Need You

Recent flooding in North and South Carolina has triggered evacuations and destroyed infrastructure. It can take decades to accumulate costly supplies for a well-stocked classroom and flooding can wipe that out in an instant. As recovery efforts are implemented in areas affected by Hurricane Florence, we are gathering information on schools and teachers most impacted by […]

Fall Classroom Match

Ends September 30, 2018. AdoptAClassroom.org works best for all of the teachers we serve when our teachers share their classroom fundraising efforts with their community. We want to give you a little extra incentive to share your classroom page on AdoptAClassroom.org early this school year to start your fundraising efforts off right. Starting NOW through […]

$750 OOLY Classroom Grant Giveaway!

On average, K-12 teachers spend $740 of their own money each year on classroom supplies. OOLY doesn’t think that’s right. That’s why they’re launching the Teacher Grant Giveaway! To celebrate the beginning of the school year, OOLY is giving away classroom grants! 10 randomly selected teachers will each be awarded $750 to purchase supplies for […]

OOLY Teacher BFF Back-To-School Giveaway

ATTENTION TEACHERS! Get ready to WIN! OOLY is partnering with AdoptAClassroom.org for the Teacher BFF Back-To-School Giveaway! We will be drawing three pairs of winning Teacher BFFs every day for five days and announcing on Facebook and Instagram. Be sure to also follow OOLY’s Facebook page. Terms & Conditions apply. Fill out the form below each day […]

Teachers First Fund: Up to $20,000 Matched

AUGUST 21 & 22 ONLY! OOLY and the AdoptAClassroom.org Board of Directors are challenging YOU to a dollar-for-dollar match for the Teachers First Fund up to $20,000. Your donation will go where it’s needed most to help teachers. For two decades you’ve helped AdoptAClassroom.org fund teachers across the country.  But our job isn’t done. Far […]

Want to Help Classrooms? Set Up a Fundraiser Like Yiran

Hi, I’m Yiran and in 2018 I helped AdoptAClassroom.org raise funds for classrooms in need. I donated my own money also, but I was able to make an even bigger impact by asking my community to support me. Currently, as part of my fundraiser, I’m thru-hiking the Pacific Crest Trail. You can follow my journey […]

Lane Bryant Funds the High-Needs Classrooms Supplies and Coats Grant – Apply Today!

Lane Bryant knows that not only are teachers struggling to provide necessary supplies to help educate their students; they’re trying to keep them warm, too. That’s why they awarded AdoptAClassroom.org and Operation Warm with a grant to fund 220 high-needs classrooms nationwide with 12 coats and $550 for classroom supplies. Applications are now open through […]

177,000+ Classrooms Adopted and Counting! Our Latest Impact Report

As we end the school year, we take the opportunity to look back on all that we have achieved together to support teachers and students across the country. The Impact Report below provides an overview of the past year at AdoptAClassroom.org, and summary financial statements for our most recent fiscal year. We are proud of the efficiency […]

AdoptAClassroom.org recently learned that an online source is reporting an alleged data breach involving our organization. According to this source, the alleged breach took place in early 2017. We have been unable to obtain any supporting detail from the online source. We have investigated this allegation internally, and we have found no evidence of unauthorized […]