What We Do

Teacher Grants

Teacher Grants

The Foundation has awarded more than $226,000 in competitive grants, with individual grants up to 5,000, to teachers, counselors and other school staff to help fund innovate classroom projects to enhance student learning literacy,math,science,technology,and the arts.

Scholarships

Scholarships

The Las Cruces Public Schools Foundation works closely with community supporters and generous donors to provide scholarship opportunities to seniors in the Las Cruces Public School District. The Foundation is proud to administer these scholarships in order to help students pursue their higher education goals. The scholarships range from $500 – $2000.

Celebration of Excellence in Education Awards Dinner

Celebration of Excellence in Education Awards Dinner

The Foundation partners with local businesses and individuals to sponsor an annual awards banquet. The LCPS Celebration of Excellence in Education Awards Dinner honors the LCPS Teacher of the Year, National Board Certified Teachers, recipients of the Dr. Sandra K. Nakamura Professional Award, and students who are finalists or semi-finalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program and National Hispanic Scholars.

Comcast Cares

Comcast Cares Day

The Foundation partners annually with Comcast Cable of Las Cruces, as thousands of employees and volunteers paint, clean and beautify LCSP schools.

How can I help?

Donate

Donate

Your donation will directly support and enrich the teachers and students of the Las Cruces Public Schools.

Citizens Bank Card

Citizens Bank Card

Get a Las Cruces Public Schools debit/credit card from Citizens Bank. At no cost to you, Citizens Bank will donate a percentage of every transaction you make!

LCPS Payroll Deduction

LCPS Payroll Deduction

If you are an employee of LCPS, you can sign up for a simple payroll deduction. For as little as $2 per pay period, you can make a difference in our schools!

Shop

Shop

Already shopping on Amazon? Find out how Amazon will make a donation to the Las Cruces Public Schools Foundation at no additional cost to you!

Volunteer

Volunteer

LCPS Foundation Board welcomes volunteers and has many different opportunities for you to make a difference in our schools.

Sponsor

Sponsor

Help us recognize our outstanding teachers and students at the annual Celebration of Excellence Awards Dinner

Endow

Endow

Crate a lasting legacy while benefiting generations of students.

 

 

LCPSF would like to extend a special thank you to our Red, Platinum & Gold Apple Sponsors

Click here to see a list of all of our generous sponsors

Mission

The mission of the Las Cruces Public Schools Foundation is to serve as a private partner with the district to provide both public and private funds to the students and staff in the Las Cruces Public School District to support and enhance the educational experiences of students, promote innovation in the classroom, increase community involvement in education and pursue and recognize excellence in teaching and learning.

Contact Us

Betsy Geery,Executive Director
575-527-5888 lcpsfoundation@lcps.net