Support OGPS

Support OGPS

Orchard Gardens K-8 School welcomes support in the form of financial donations or in-kind contributions of time or services.  We deeply appreciate our supporters who are helping make the vision for Orchard Gardens a reality.

Financial Donations

There are three ways to make a financial donation to Orchard Gardens

Check:  The Boston Educational Development Foundation (BEDF) is the Boston Public Schools’ non-profit foundation.  BEDF is a 501c(3) tax exempt organization (Federal and State tax identification number: 22-2514422). Please put “Orchard Gardens K-8 School” in the subject line of the check and any accompanying letter and mail to 906 Albany Street, Roxbury MA 02119

On-line:  To make a donation on-line, please visit the Boston Educational Development Foundation page on the Network for Good web site. Please be sure to type in Orchard Gardens K-8 School in the “Designation” box.

Donors Choose Website:  Orchard Gardens teachers frequently post project requests on the Donors Choose website.  Type Orchard Gardens as the keyword to find current project requests from our teachers.

In-kind Donations

If you are interested in volunteering at Orchard Gardens or making a donation of goods or services, please contact, Chief Operating Officer.

Below is a list of on-going needs for donations and sponsorships to support Orchard Gardens’ students and staff, including enrichment opportunities for students, resources for teachers, and student rewards and incentives.

Sponsorship of PAWS PRIDE Celebrations

Quarterly positive behavior incentive celebrations for those students who earned the requisite number of lion paws.

Sponsorship of Community Meetings



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Family Coffee Hour

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Family Coffee Hour

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Big Cheese Reads

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Dottin's Class Performs at Project 351 (Fanuel Hall)

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Family Coffee Hour

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The OGPS Blog

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