Southwest Education Foundation
We are thrilled to announce that our highly anticipated Annual Golf Tournament is just around the corner! Join us on October 20, 2023, at the stunning Golf Club of Texas for a day of golf, camaraderie, and community support.
- Date: October 20, 2023
- Location: Golf Club of Texas
At the Southwest Education Foundation, we are committed to enhancing education and fostering success within our community. One of the key ways we achieve this is through our Annual Golf Tournament, where every swing contributes to a brighter future for our students and teachers.
Your Impact: All funds raised during the tournament will be directed towards our Teacher Grants program. These grants are instrumental in empowering our dedicated educators with the resources they need to innovate and inspire in the classroom.
Sponsorship Opportunities: We offer a range of sponsorship opportunities for individuals and businesses alike. By becoming a sponsor, you not only showcase your commitment to education but also gain valuable exposure within our community.
Join us in making a difference through education! Stay tuned for more details on registration and sponsorship options. Your participation can help shape the future of education in our community.
Thank you for your ongoing support. Together, we can drive positive change and provide our students and teachers with the tools they need to succeed.
Welcome to the Southwest ISD Education Foundation! We are a 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to empowering the incredible faculty, employees, and students of the Southwest Independent School District. Our mission is to provide unwavering support and resources to enhance education and foster success within our community.
At the heart of our Foundation is a dynamic and dedicated Board of Directors. Comprised of passionate individuals from the greater San Antonio area, many of whom have deep roots and enduring connections to the Southwest ISD community, our board ensures that our efforts align with the unique needs and aspirations of our district. Their diverse perspectives and unwavering commitment drive our collective vision forward.
Additionally, we are grateful to have a Board of Advisors who lend their expertise and guidance to our cause. These respected leaders are staunch advocates for youth and education, bringing invaluable insights and a wealth of experience to further strengthen our endeavors.
Together, we strive to create a thriving educational ecosystem where every student can flourish, every teacher can inspire, and every member of our community can rally behind the transformative power of education.
Thank you for joining us on this inspiring journey. Together, we can make a profound impact on the lives of our students and foster a brighter future for the Southwest ISD community.
- Southwest Education Foundation Golf Classic - October 20, 2023
- Southwest Education Foundation Casino Night - April 5, 2024
- The SWISD Education Foundation is a 501(c)(3) entity created to support the students and teachers of the Southwest Independent School District. Your donations to the SWISD Education Foundation are 100% tax-deductible.
- Checks can be made payable to Southwest ISD Education Foundation and mailed to:
Southwest ISD Education Foundation
11914 Dragon Lane
San Antonio, Texas 78252
- United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County accepts donations for the Southwest ISD Education Foundation when funds donated are designated to Agency #8014. Since 2014, SWISD employees have donated more than $85,000 by designating some or all of their United Way donations to the Southwest ISD Education Foundation, Agency #8014
Grants awarded by the Foundation are made possible thanks to the generous contributions of many individuals and businesses. All projects and publicity must credit the Southwest ISD Education Foundation.
Tax receipts for donations of $250 and greater will be mailed out (postmarked) by January 31 for the previous year’s contribution(s). IRS regulations state that “a donor claiming a deduction of $250 or more is required to obtain and keep a contemporaneous written acknowledgment for a charitable contribution.” The IRS website provides detailed information about charitable contributions. While the Southwest ISD Education Foundation is not required to issue tax receipts for donations under $250, donors may request a receipt by sending an email to [email protected].
Meet Our Board Members
Martha Q. Smith
James Gates, DVM
SWISD Board Trustee