Mission and Goals
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The Milwaukee Public Schools Foundation, Inc. was organized in 1998 as a non-profit, tax-exempt corporation for educational and charitable purposes. The foundation seeks to raise funds and secure donations from individuals and private-sector organizations to support programs and projects not affordable through public funds to provide enhanced learning opportunities for students in Milwaukee Public Schools.
The MPS Foundation is proud to support innovative ideas and best practices in Milwaukee Public Schools through unique funding opportunities.
Ann Shanksy Classroom Innovation
Milwaukee Public Schools Foundation, Inc. seeks to fund programs and projects not affordable through public funds to provide enhanced learning opportunities for students, encourage innovative educational programs, and recognize and support teachers.
Learning Journeys are highly-developed, beyond the classroom, learning experiences that connect standards-based classroom instruction for MPS students with real-world learning opportunities at Southeastern Wisconsin’s finest museums, cultural experiences and scientific venues.
Scholarship applications for 2017 graduates will be available soon. Please review the descriptions of each scholarship, below.
You can make a difference in the lives of MPS students who are continuing their education.
To inquire about creating your own scholarship fund, please call (414) 475-8013.
Mail check and gift form to:
Milwaukee Public Schools Foundation, Inc.
P.O. Box 2181
Milwaukee, WI 53201-2181
The Milwaukee Public Schools Foundation, Inc. is a non-profit, tax-exempt corporation for educational and charitable purposes.