Tax deductions

The Corvallis Public Schools Foundation is a registered 501(c)3 in the State of Oregon. Your donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. You may not receive any goods or services in exchange for your gift.  All donations designated for a specific use are subject to a nominal administrative fee. CPSF serves as the fiscal sponsor for many school based fundraising activities. A fiscal sponsor fee of 3% is applied to all designated donations.

Designated donations

You may direct your donation to a specific school or school program. Please note the designation in the memo line of your check. To designate your donation using our Donate Now option, read more..


The CPSF acknowledges all gifts with a contribution letter for tax purposes.

Memorial and tribute gifts

Memorial gifts and staff tribute gifts are accepted and may be directed to an existing program or fund. If you wish to establish a memorial fund, please contact our office so that we may notify you of gifts received.

Other types of gifts

We accept gifts of stock or other securities. This type of giving can offer significant tax benefits in some situations. Contact our office at 541-757-5857 to learn how to donate appreciated stock.