Donate to the Rising Stars

Why donate?

A contribution to the Rising Stars Foundation is an investment in Humboldt County’s children. Regardless of the amount of your donation, you have the opportunity to make a direct impact on local children and their potential success. With a secure server and our commitment that 100% of all funds donated are used solely for this purpose, you can be confident that your donation truly supports local kids.

What are funds used for?

  • Celebration dinners for students and families
  • Medals, certificates and other recognition materials
  • Scholarships & awards
  • Guest conductors and presenters
  • Travel costs of students that advance to state and national competitions/performances
  • And more!

Is my donation tax deductible?

Yes, the Humboldt County Office of Education’s Rising Stars Foundation is a non-profit educational governmental program and qualifies for tax-exempt status by the IRS for purposes of charitable contributions (federal tax ID 94-6002186).  After our receipt of your donation, you will receive confirmation of your tax-deductible donation, as well as a thank you letter from the Rising Stars Foundation expressing our sincere appreciation.

Make a Donation

By Check

Download a PDF of our donation form, fill it out and mail it with your check made out to the Rising Stars Foundation, c/o the Humboldt County Office of Education, to the address listed on the form.

By Debit or Credit Card

Donation Amount:

Please choose one option below:(Please direct my donation to one of the following)

Please direct my donation to where it is needed most
Please direct my donation to the All County Music Festival
Please direct my donation to the Academic Achievement Team
Please direct my donation to GATE Academy
Please direct my donation to History Day
Please direct my donation to the Science Fair
Please direct my donation to the Seal of Biliteracy
Please direct my donation to the Spelling Bee
Please direct my donation to the Industrial Technology Fair
Please direct my donation to the INNOVATE! Business Challenge
Please direct my donation to the Salsa Recipe Competition

Thank you again for supporting Humboldt County kids and their education!