Educational Institutions

Indianapolis Public Schools Education Foundation

  • Indianapolis, IN
  • www.ipsef.org

Mission Statement

The Indianapolis Public Schools Education Foundation provides funding for innovative classroom projects to help increase student achievement. We serve alumni and boosters who want to support educational activities. And we provide a key link between community partners and our schools.

Service Areas

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Indiana

The IPS Education Foundation is an independent 501c3 nonprofit organization created with the express purpose of connecting Indianapolis Public Schools classrooms with community resources.

We collaborate with IPS teachers and administrators to ensure our funds deliver innovations to classrooms that create the highest quality experience possible.

Many IPS employees, alumni and school board members are annual donors to the Foundation, in addition to providing other resources in support of the Foundation's mission.

ruling year

2015

Executive Director since 2014

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Robert Shula

Keywords

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Public Schools Education Foundation

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EIN

31-1103966

 Number

1788286431

Also Known As

IPS Education Foundation

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Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution (B12)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

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Overview

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IPSEF gives money where it was needed most--classrooms, including $70,000 in grants during the 2012-2013 school year. Funds were provided through our DonorsChoose.org matching grant, impacting 30,000 students, with $140,000 in total classroom supplies.
We also help alumni and other donors direct money to specific initiatives such as scholarships, enriching field trips, leadership development programs and school uniforms—$181,000 in 2012-2013.

Service Areas

Self-reported

Indiana

The IPS Education Foundation is an independent 501c3 nonprofit organization created with the express purpose of connecting Indianapolis Public Schools classrooms with community resources.

We collaborate with IPS teachers and administrators to ensure our funds deliver innovations to classrooms that create the highest quality experience possible.

Many IPS employees, alumni and school board members are annual donors to the Foundation, in addition to providing other resources in support of the Foundation's mission.

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INDIANAPOLIS PUBLIC SCHOOLS EDUCATION FOUNDATION, INC.
Fiscal year: Jul 01-Jun 30

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Operations

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Indianapolis Public Schools Education Foundation

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Executive Director

Robert Shula

Governance

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