Each year the District 54 Education Foundation hosts two major fundraisers as well as many other fundraisers throughout the year in partnership with local restaurants and other businesses. If you would be interested in partnering with us to raise money to benefit the children in our community, please email or call (847) 357-5027.

Septemberfest 2020 – CANCELLED

The Village of Schaumburg has cancelled Septemberfest 2020.

District 54 Virtual Run to Read – Sept. 25-27, 2020

This year, the District 54 annual Run to Read will be benefiting the Foundation’s Crisis Fund. The following organizations had previously committed to sponsoring the Foundation Golf Outing and have decided to put their sponsorship toward the Run to Read – their continued support of our students is greatly appreciated, and crucial to providing immediate assistance to our families in need during these unprecedented times.

  • Nicholas & Associates: $10,000.00
  • Lowery McDonnell: $5,000.00
  • STR Partners, LLC: $1,725.00
  • Studio GC: $1,270.00
  • Franczek Radelet: $1,000.00
  • 20/10 Engineering: $975.00
  • Independent Financial Services: $475.00
  • SEA/SEEO/IL Education Association: $475.00
  • Fix It with EE’s HVAC: $200.00

For more information or to register for this event, visit

If you would like to sponsor this event, contact Meagan Kasper (847) 357-5027.

Lou Malnati’s Give Back Day – Sept. 16, 2020

Order from Lou Malnati’s Schaumburg (1 S. Roselle Road) from 11 a.m. – 10 p.m. or Lou Malnati’s Barrington Road (357 S. Barrington Road) from 4 – 10 p.m. on Wednesday, September 16 and they will donate 20% of total sales to the Foundation from every order received from Dine-In, Carryout or Delivery (within zone). The Foundation will be using all funds from this event to provide immediate financial assistance to struggling families through the Crisis Fund. This includes online and app ordering – use code FUNDSTEF20. Make sure to mention the flyer or fundraiser during your phone order. Lou Malnati’s Day Flyer

Thank a Teacher

Are you looking for a unique gift to give your child’s teacher or another staff member who has made a difference in their life? You can donate to the District 54 Education Foundation in their honor by visiting and choosing THANKS from the “Give…” drop-down menu. We will mail a certificate to the staff member you are honoring, and your donation will support students in need in District 54. If you would prefer, you can fill out our printable form and mail it to the Foundation with your donation.

Amazon Smile

You can support the Foundation when shopping online. Click here to Start With a Smile on, and a portion of whatever you spend is donated to the Foundation.