What if a promising young actor had a stage to perform on? What if a gifted student could be the first in her family to attend college? What if a developing artist was handed a paintbrush? What if every child in our city had the opportunity to thrive? That's why we?re here. Because 'what if' isn't good enough. Read about some of our successful programs.
Art programs. Theater programs. Outside-the-box programs. Smart programs. Too-new-to-have-names programs. Programs for bookworms. Programs for finding earthworms. You think it, we?ll try to make it happen. You dream it, a child gets to live it. Read about the grant opportunities.
The first in your family to attend college. The first writer in your neighborhood to win a Pulitzer. The top of your class. On top of the art world. How big can you go? Apply for a scholarship and find out.
We are parents. We are mentors. We are proud of our children. We are artists. We are singers. We are leaders in our community. We are regular Joes. We believe in our city's future. We are tired of waiting. We are changing lives one child at a time. Find out how you can help.
Our Mission is to help broaden educational opportunities for our youth by supporting programs that enrich and empower our students. As a non-profit organization, the Burlington Students Foundation works with schools and community organizations to give all Burlington children the opportunity to discover and nurture their talents.
Every child in this city deserves a champion.
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We could show statistics touting the success of our programs, but statistics can?t measure excitement. They can’t express the wonder of a child or the pride of a parent. For that, you need to hear from the people who benefited from these programs. We hope you enjoy their stories as much as we do. [learn_more Read More ...
The Burlington Students Foundation has the honor of administering the funds for scholarships made available to Burlington students through the generosity of fellow members of our community. Over the past ten years these scholarship funds have enabled dozens of Burlington students to advance their scholarship at the college level after graduation?or while they are still Read More ...
The Burlington Students Foundation is thankful for the volunteers who help make our programs happen year after year. If you have a child in the Burlington school system or know a child in the Burlington school system, we encourage you to get involved. Volunteer to help with events, donation drives or specific program initiatives. Contact Read More ...