Friends of White Plains Public Schools
(formally the Foundation for Public Education)
We have a
new name and a new website!
us in being a 'Friend' of the White
Plains Public Schools.
new site, you can support us by Buying a Brick, attending our events, making a
donation and learning about the almost $300,000 in gifts we have given to our
public schools. We look forward to hearing from you!
Friends of WPPS (formerly the Foundation
for Public Education), founded in 1997, is dedicated to supporting the White Plains Public Schools by funding cultural and academic enrichment programs and projects not included in the District’s budget. Through special events, dinners, auctions, sale of commemorative bricks and fund-raising appeals, The Foundation has raised and donated almost $300,000 to the White Plains Public Schools.
The Foundation for the Advancement of International Studies
The Foundation for the Advancement of International Studies supports the mission of the White Plains Public Schools by helping students to become engaged members of the global community. F.A.I.S. works to support and expand a variety of international programs that enhance global understanding, develop communication skills, and lead to proficiency in world languages. Click here for more information.