Get Involved

Your support is a vital investment in the school and directly impacts the success of our students.  Commitment from the community ensures our ability to provide enhanced academic, extra-curricular, college preparatory and leadership development programs for our students.

Contribute

Make a donation online or mail a contribution to

The Ann Richards School Foundation
PO Box 684746
Austin, Texas 78768.

Learn more about your giving options below.

Volunteer

Become a mentor, suggest a career speaker, host an internship for an Ann Richards School student or support the school as an Ann Richards School Ambassador. Please visit our volunteer page for more information on volunteering with us.

Giving Options

Annual Giving

Annual gifts to The Ann Richards School Foundation Annual Fund supports enhanced programming to all of our students each year.

Monthly

Monthly giving provides a steady source of support for the Ann Richards School. Establish your monthly contribution through an automatic credit card payment on our donation page. Choose monthly as your donation frequency and your credit card will be billed on the date of your first donation each month thereafter.

Memorial or honorarium gifts

Honor a loved one or friend with a gift to the Ann Richard School. Choose Honorarium/Memorial on our donation page and please include a note so we can appropriately recognize your contribution.

Endowment Giving

Gifts to our Endowment Fund ensures sustainable support for future generations of Ann Richards School students and reduces the need to build the Foundation’s fundraising infrastructure over the long-term. Make a gift to the endowment on our donation page or contact Teri O'Glee, Executive Director of the Ann Richards School Foundation at (512) 841-4035.

Direct Giving

Donations are welcome to support specific Ann Richards School enhancement programs and initiatives of your choice.

Planned Giving

Making a planned gift is one of the best ways to support the young women at the Ann Richards School as you leave a legacy of your own. Learn more or to discuss your needs in confidence, please contact Teri O'Glee, Executive Director of the Ann Richards School Foundation, at (512) 841-4035.

In Kind Donations

We also welcome in-kind donations that support our programs.  Please contact Diana Nenque at 512.414.3355 or dnenque@austinisd.org if you would like to make a donation.  We request that in-kind donations be new items. Gift cards from retail stores are always appreciated. 

Here is a list of items we frequently need:

  • notebooks
  • flash drives
  • spiral notebooks
  • colored pencils
  • art sketch pads
  • 1'' & 3” binders
  • backpacks
  • black or blue pens
  • white and black socks
  • plain white or navy blue polo shirts (without any logos)

Thank you for supporting our students on their path to college and beyond.