How We Support


Thank A Teacher

Donate to your Child’s Classroom Today!

Nothing conveys a sincere “thank you” better than a direct donation to your child’s classroom. Our Thank-A-Teacher program guarantees that your student’s teacher will have the resources required for an innovative and enhanced learning environment.

Since its inception in 2008, the Thank-A-Teacher program has contributed more than $600,000 directly to teachers’ classrooms.

Or click here to download a pdf fillable Thank A Teacher Form and mail a check to:

Boise Public Schools Foundation
8169 West Victory Road
Boise, ID 83709


Innovation Grants

Help Teachers Develop exciting new Classroom Experiences

Innovation Grants give educators who dare to explore, experiment and think big the additional resources needed to develop exciting new classroom experiences for students at every grade level.

The Innovation Grant program began in 1985 as the Teacher Grant program and has contributed more than $2 million to more than 1,200 projects. Highlights of grants include money for career-focused field trips, video analysis equipment, bat research, STEM education, healthy living activities, iPads, as well as library books on Biology, Foreign Languages, Reading, English, and Science.