Who We Are
The Foundation has made a profound impact on students and staff through its programs.
Yorkville Educational Foundation is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) established in 2015 with the goal to provide educational enrichment through fundraising support. Since its inception, the Foundation has made a profound impact on students and staff through its programs.
As a partner of Yorkville CUSD 115, Yorkville Educational Foundation creates relationships with local businesses, organizations and community members to identify and fund opportunities that fall outside of District 115’s tax-supported budget. The all-volunteer Board is comprised of parents, alumni and business owners invested in the success of the Yorkville community.
YEF focuses on four goals to guide its’ strategic direction:
Encourage excellence in teaching
Recognize excellence in student effort and achievement
Enrich teaching and learning opportunities
Create an endowment
The Yorkville Educational Foundation is recognized by the Internal Revenue Service as a tax-exempt, non-profit, charitable 501(c)(3) organization. TheTax ID is #47-5599052. YEF has earned the 2018 Gold Level Seal of Approval from Guidestar – a trusted resource focusing on financial and organizational transparency for donors.