FOUNDATION FOR SPRINGFIELD PUBLIC SCHOOLS

BRIDGING THE GAP BETWEEN FUNDING AND LEARNING

Welcome to the Foundation for Springfield Public Schools, where we work to promote educational excellence for every child by raising, managing, and distributing private investment to benefit the students of Springfield Public Schools. With our community partners, we help bridge the gap between what schools need and what they can afford.

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  • Please note: The Foundation for SPS will begin summer office hours on Tuesday, May 28. Summer hours are: Monday thru Thursday, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Friday – office closed. Regular office hours will resume on Monday, July 22.

 

 

Donor Spotlight:

TransLand

Sponsors and supporters of the Foundation for SPS help make wonderful things happen in SPS classrooms to benefit our students and teachers! Generous supporter TransLand Inc. recently sponsored the Foundation for SPS Annual Teacher Appreciation Banquet to help honor our dedicated teachers. Check out TransLand’s Donor Spotlight to learn more about what they do and why they invest in the FSPS!

Tell us about your business. 

TransLand is a transportation company based in Springfield, Missouri that specializes in full truckload and logistics services. We offer long-haul, short-haul and flatbed truck services throughout the continental United States. In January 2019, we celebrated 37 years of service and are proud to have been named the first Springfield Chamber of Commerce Small Business of the Year in 1992. 

Tell us why you support the Foundation for Springfield Pubic Schools. 

We are proud to support the Foundation for Springfield Public Schools as they work alongside the district to best equip students to be successful now and in the future. The community is only as great as our next generation. 

Have you ever delivered grants with the Foundation or gone on a grant visit?  If yes, briefly describe your experience.

No. However, we look forward to doing so in the future.

Why do you think it is important for the community to support the Foundation?

It is critical for the community to support the Foundation. Resources are limited at the district level and the Foundation has the capabilities to step in and fill those gaps. By filling the gaps, we are setting up our students (and community) for success.

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