Annual Fund Donations:

We are grateful for your generous support of the Governor’s School Foundation, a 501c(3) organization, through our Annual Fund Campaign.  The Foundation’s Annual Fund Campaign plays a critical role in enhancing the educational experience students receive. These gifts directly support the following areas:

  • student participation in curricular, co-curricular, and extra-curricular activities;
  • updated technology and equipment; and
  • additional faculty professional and gifted education trainingYour contributions have a huge impact on the school and its students, and all donations are tax-deductible.

All donations are tax-deductible, and you can choose any of the following ways to donate:

Credit CardYou may make your gift to the Annual Fund using your Visa, MasterCard, Discover or American Express, by clicking here:  secure online donation.

CheckPlease make your check payable to Governor’s School Foundation, and indicate “Annual Fund” on the memo line.  Mail your check to the:

Governor’s School Foundation
Attention: Treasurer
1000 North Lombardy Street
Richmond, VA 23220

By Phone - You may also make a credit card gift by calling the Governor’s School Foundation at (804) 354-1566, and speaking with our office staff.

Stocks - Please consider a tax-wise gift of appreciated stock to the Governor’s School Foundation.  Giving gifts of stock is quick and easy.  Please call the Foundation office at (804) 354-1566 for more detail.

Tharp Fund for Scientific Exploration:

We invite you to make a contribution in Mr. Phil Tharp’s honor to the Governor’s School Foundation’s Tharp Fund for Scientfic Exploration. Phil Tharp is a beloved Governor’s School administrator who will be retiring in November 2016 after 26 years of service. The Tharp Fund for Scientific Exploration supports enhancement grants that deepen student academic experiences focusing on the sciences.

MLWGS Booster Group Support:

Donating to a Booster Group is one of the best ways to assist current students with their extra- and co-curricular school experiences at Maggie L Walker Governor’s School.

Academic Teams Boosters                 Music Boosters

Athletic Boosters                                 Visual Arts Boosters

Drama Boosters

Donate to any of the MLWGS Booster Groups by clicking here:  secure online donation.

PTSA Membership:

Through your membership, the PTSA is able to provide:

  • MLWGS Student Directory
  • Teacher and staff appreciation gifts and events
  • School/student support (hospitality, Fall Festival, landscaping)
  • Your PTSA membership to the Virginia and National PTAs, which serve as advocates for all public schools.

This year the PTSA is requesting that each MLWGS family make a $20.00 PTSA donation, and request that families with two students please donate $30.00 (an additional $10.00) for the teacher appreciation and school/student support.  Join the PTSA online here: secure online donation.