About the Education Foundation


THE SALT LAKE EDUCATION FOUNDATION IS A NONPROFIT 501(C)(3) ORGANIZATION DEDICATED TO STRENGTHENING THE EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES OF STUDENTS IN THE SALT LAKE CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT.

Our Mission

Our mission is to promote student success in the Salt Lake City School District by using private donations to supplement children's educational experiences.

Our Vision

Our vision is to have our students leave our schools socially aware, culturally sensitive, academically proficient, and as economically viable citizens of our community.

Unique Relationship

The Salt Lake Education Foundation is the exclusive nonprofit associated with the Salt Lake City School District. The foundation is a privately operated, nonprofit organization established to assist the district.

The foundation is designed to augment, supplement or complement programs and activities currently being provided by the district.

The foundation is governed by a board of directors who develop and implement organizational policies and goals, budgeting, fundraising and disbursing funds. Learn more (link to Board of Director page)


Financial Transparency

The foundation follows accounting best practices. Each year the foundation is independently audited. The audit examines financial records, accounts, business transactions, accounting practices, and internal controls. The audit also endures that the foundation follows appropriate procedures to handle contributions consistent with a donor’s intent. Learn More.