FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is the BHS Excellence Fund? Is it the only fundraiser at Burlingame High School?
The BHS Excellence Fund strives to contribute to the academic success of all BHS students. Other school parent groups fund raise to support specific activities, like athletics or music. However, only the BHS Exellence Fund benefits EACH Burlingame high school student.
How much money should I give to the Excellence Fund?
Any amount is greatly appreciated. Some donors make a single donation, while others structure installment options to fit their budget. To inquire about installments that may better suit you, please email us.
Do you accept company matching funds?
Yes. The BHS Excellence Fund is a tax-exempt, non-profit 501(c)3 organization, eligible to receive matching donations. Learn more about company matching here.
Do you accept gifts of stock?
Yes, learn more here.
Do you have multiple payment options if I would like to give some now and some later in the year?
Make a single payment or create an individual installment plan and spread your donation into easy monthly payments. To arrange multiple payments, please email us.
What about boosters and other parent groups? Should I consider donating to them as well?
There are a number of booster groups and other parent groups at BHS (to learn more about them please click here.). These groups may ask for your support in varying amounts. Please consider supporting them as they provide invaluable support for BHS students.