Giving Back to Education
The Sacramento County Office of Education (SCOE) is fortunate to receive support from a variety of businesses, organizations, and individuals. These generous partners help students achieve their fullest potential through volunteer work, collaborations, financial donations, and other contributions. Please consider supporting some of these noteworthy causes, or call (916) 228-2575 to ask about ways you can give back to education.
Gary K. Hart Resiliency Scholarship
The Gary K. Hart Resiliency Scholarship recognizes SCOE students who have demonstrated determination and resilience in overcoming obstacles, helping support them as they pursue post-secondary education or vocational training.
- Learn more about the Resiliency Scholarship and how to donate.
American River Parkway Foundation
Donations to the American River Parkway Foundation help fund SCOE’s River Bend Outdoor Environmental Education Program. Donations help to waive fees for Title I schools and in other special circumstances, helping ensure all students can participate.
- Donate online or call (916) 486-2773 for more information
Friends of Sly Park
Friends of Sly Park is a non-profit organization that raises funds for student and school scholarships, helping those that would otherwise be unable to participate in the Sly Park Environmental Education program and miss out on an unforgettable learning experience.
- Call (916) 228-2485 for information about Friends of Sly Park and how to donate.
LINKS Mentoring Program
Growing up, was there someone who encouraged you and showed you the ropes? That person was a mentor to you. You can “pass it on” to the next generation by volunteering as a mentor with the LINKS Mentoring Program.
- Learn more about the LINKS Mentoring Program and how to apply to be a mentor.
Special Education Student Body Fund
Helps fund field trips and extracurricular activities that supplement traditional SCOE Special Education Department school activities.
- Call (916) 228-2751 for information about the Student Body Fund and how to donate.
Volunteer at Student Events and Competitions
Volunteers are needed periodically throughout the school year to support local events: