Donate to SEF

Recommended Donation: $1,000 per child ($2,000 for 2 children, $2,500 for 3 or more children)
Premium donor levels are:
Founder: $25,000 and above
Underwriter: $10,000 - $25,000
Philanthropist: $7,500 - $9,999
Advocate: $5,000 - $7,500
Platinum Circle: $2,500 - $4,999

While gifts at any level make an impact, donors who donate at the above levels provide the bedrock for SEF’s grant. We need families to donate at any of the above levels to sustain our current programs. Donors who meet our minimum recommended level are invited to our free annual leadership event at the Garrod-Cooper Estate Vineyards.
  • Donate by check (preferred method)

    Please make your payment payable to 'SEF', include your email adresss and whether you want your contribution to be anonymous. Donors names will otherwise be incuded in our annual report published in the following year. Please mail to:

    Saratoga Education Foundation
    P.O. Box 2392
    Saratoga, CA 95070

  • Donate online using your credit card or your Paypal account.

    Click on the button below to get started. Just enter your credit card information and your payment will be processed like a credit card transaction. Please note that 2-3% of your donation is used by the credit-card processor for fees.

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  • Make Monthly Payments - suggested $100/month per child.

    Make installment payments with PayPal

    Make monthly payments of

    $ per month

  • Donate Stock

    Enjoy the tax advantages of donating appreciated stock.  For more information contact

  • Donate with a Matching Gift from your Employer

    Many employers will match your donation to SEF.  For more information about corporate matching either click here, contact your employer's HR department, or email

  • Donate an Old Car

    Get rid of that old klunker for the benefit of our kids!  It's quick and easy -- for more information contact

  • Take advantage of donations made by local and online merchants

    Help SEF by asking stores such as Safeway, Raleys, Lucky's, Gene's, Amazon, etc to donate to us at no cost to you. Click here for details on how.

Saratoga Education Foundation is a non-profit organization which is exempt from Federal income tax under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, EIN 94-2853969. SEF also qualifies as a designated beneficiary of United Way contributions.