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9 Ways You Can Take Action

Take action. Get involved. Make a difference for Madison’s students.

We make it easy to get involved. From volunteering your time to our popular Adopt-a-School program, our goal is to help you find new ways to support Madison’s public schools and students. Here are 9 opportunties to take advantage of right away:

1 – Raise Your Hand to Volunteer
Show kids that you care with a gift of time. If you’re considering volunteering in our schools, start the process now and you’ll be all set when the school doors open in the fall.
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3 – Become a Schools Make Madison Champion
Add your name to the list of individuals who have committed to making an annual financial gift to the Foundation ranging from $500 to $10,000+.
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4 – Become an Adopt-a-School Partner
Add your name to the list of 65 businesses and community organizations actively supporting our schools and students with financial support, tutoring, mentoring, and sharing of other talents and time.
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5 – Host a Lunch & Learn Session
Invite the Foundation to share stories about our work and opportunities for involvement at Madison’s 52 schools.
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6 – Offer Internships
Spark an interest in your industry by offering MMSD high school students the opportunity to learn from your talented employees and contribute to your organization’s success.
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7 – Become a Schools Make Madison Sponsor
Add your name to the list of businesses that have committed to making an annual financial gift to the Foundation ranging from $1,250 to $25,000+
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8 – Offer a Corporate Match
Commit to matching all employee gifts made to Madison Public Schools Foundation.

9 – Join the Madison Public Schools Friends & Alumni Network
Get in touch with old friends. Make new connections with fellow alumni. And learn how you can help today’s students as they continue their journey toward graduation. It’s free and easy to sign up. 
Join the Network >>

Interested in learning more about the many opportunities we offer to get involved and support our public schools? Contact us – we’d love to chat!

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