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Who is AEF?

The Alameda Education Foundation is made up of people like you who support educational opportunities, innovation and equity for Alameda public school K-12 students.
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Alameda Education Foundation
501(c)(3) non-profit
Tax ID #94-2867769
P.O. Box 1363, Alameda 94501
Tel. 510.337.7189
Fax. 510.748.4706
To visit our office
(no mail please)
2200 Central Ave., Suite B, Alameda

Equipped 4 Success

Help Alameda students start off the school year “Equipped 4 Success” with new backpacks and school supplies! Our goal is to support 1,000 homeless, formerly homeless and very low income Kindergarten – 12th grade students with new backpacks and grade-appropriate school supplies that they need to be ready to learn on the first day of school.

School supplies are distributed to low-income students served by the:

Together we can ensure that a lack of pencils, pens or paper does not stand in the way of any Alameda child’s education!

Click here to view a photo album of Equipped 4 Success.

Equipped 4 Success 2014 recap presented to the Board of Education on September 9, 2014.

Click here to view the Powerpoint presentation or click here to view a video of the presentation to the School Board.

Donate $

Monetary donations enable us to purchase items at greatly discounted bulk rates, stretching your dollar maximally to help support more students. Click the “Donate” button below to make an online donation today!  Monetary donations may also be mailed to Alameda Education Foundation, P.O. Box 1363, Alameda, CA 94502. Please indicate “school supply drive.”

We gladly collect monetary donations all year around so that we are always ready to
Equip Students 4 Success!

$30 = a backpack + school supplies for an elementary student

$40 = a backpack + supplies for a middle or high school student

$100 = 12 backpacks

Other amount:

In addition to our community partners, AEF would like to acknowledge the following 2014 major supporters and contributors:

Local Alameda businesses, organizations and faith communities – our generous community!

Donate Items

Binder paper, college ruled
Binder paper, wide ruled
Binders, 1” hard cover 3 ring
Colored pencils
Crayons (Crayola)
Drawing pad
Erasers, pink
Glue sticks
Highlighter pens
Index cards
Markers, broad tip
Markers, thin tip
Notebooks, college-ruled
Notebooks, wide-ruled
Pencil Sharpener
Pencils, #2
Pencils, colored
Pens – blue and red
Pocket Folders
Post its
Rulers, 3 hole punch
Scissors, adult
Scissors, blunt
Subject dividers
Musical instruments*
(*used OK)

School Supplies will be collected again in Summer 2015!

Equipped 4 Success is sponsored by the following organizations.