Donations to the Aurora Schools Foundation may be in any amount and may be in the form of a lump sum, annual contributions for a designated or undesignated number of years, or through estate planning.

Ways to Donate

To make a donation by check to the Aurora Schools Foundation, please designate the category of your donation on the Memo line (or click the Patio link above, print the form) and mail directly to:

Aurora Schools Foundation
P.O. Box 643
Aurora, OH 44202-0643

Donors may designate toward specific purposes with the opportunity to have Awards, Grants,Scholarships, Patio or other Gifts named in honor of, or in a manner determined by the contributor.

Endowment funds gifted to the Aurora Schools Foundation will be placed in the Foundation’s investment trust.  The Trustees will use the proceeds generated from Unrestricted donations for the purposes prescribed in the Foundation’s Articles of Incorporation.  Contributors of designated donations will receive proceed reports so they may determine how they wish to award their earnings.


Donations to the Aurora Schools Foundation are tax-deductible. Contributors should consult with their tax advisors.



If you are passionate about the Aurora Public Schools and would like to use your talent to help students achieve lifelong success, we invite you to volunteer for a board position. Please contact the Foundation office if you would like to learn more about our board.

We have a variety of programs to support teachers and help students succeed. You can make a difference by getting involved.