Yes. Teach For America is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt organization and your donation is tax-deductible within the guidelines of U.S. law. To claim a donation as a deduction on your U.S. taxes, please keep your email donation receipt as your official record. We'll send it to you upon successful completion of your donation.
Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1-800-832-1230, ext. 8GIVE (84483). If you reach our voicemail, please let us know the best time and number to reach you, and we'll call you back as soon as possible.
We do not have a formal volunteer program, but if you would like to support Teach For America and our mission to end educational inequity, there are ways to get involved:
College students can explore opportunities to make an impact in your campus and community.
Visit our Support Us page to learn about ways to support our mission financially.
Visit the page for your nearest region for information about getting involved in your local community.
Join TFA Connect BETA, our new online platform for the TFA community and our employer partners, to directly connect with TFA alumni and corps members. By signing up and setting up an organization page, you’ll be able to seek and recruit alumni talent, post job opportunities, and share professional development opportunities with our community.
Please email us if you have any questions.
Teach For America raises money nationally and locally from a diverse set of donors, including businesses, foundations, government organizations, and individuals.
Approximately 29 percent of our operating cash contributions come from public sources and 71 percent from private sources.
For more details, view our most recent Annual Report.
Yes. The security and confidentiality of your information is our highest priority. We use SSL (secure socket layer) technology to protect your information and provide a safe and secure environment for online donations.
We will not sell, trade or share your personal information with anyone else, nor send donor mailings on behalf of other organizations. We will only share personal information if you have given us specific permission to do so.