Our Mission

The San Francisco Education Fund harnesses the power of the community to equip every public school student with the skills to succeed in college, career and civic responsibility. We analyze data to target resources where they are needed most, engage volunteers in classrooms, provide grants to educators and award scholarships to students, to build a bright future for our city and its young people.

Recent stories

In the News

What it Would Mean to Double Our Number of Volunteers

September 20, 2016

You can help us double the number of people who sign up to volunteer. Find out how!

Stories of Impact

Why Bilingual Volunteers are So Valuable for SFUSD Students

September 19, 2016

“The more volunteers that are in children’s lives, the more examples they have of why maintaining bilingualism is useful.” Find out what a difference bilingual volunteers make for SFUSD students.

In the News

ThrowbackThursday: Junipero Serra Elementary Hosts First Career Day

June 23, 2016

We’re looking back at some of the memorable moments and stories of the 2015-16 school year. Join us on this not-too-distant memory lane and share your favorite stories from the school year in the comments!

Stories of Impact

Thank a Teacher: Why This Kindergarten Teacher is So Beloved by Her School Community

May 19, 2016

If you ask anyone what makes Lisa Tsukamoto a great teacher, the words that constantly come up are “patient,” “positive” and “kind.” Take a peek inside her kindergarten class at Rosa Parks Elementary School, and it’s easy to see why.

In the News

Mayor’s Teacher of the Year Award Winners Take the Field at AT&T Park

May 10, 2016

Meet the winners of 2016 Mayor’s Teacher of the Year Award.