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Give A Gift of Excellence

Your investment in Excellence Community Schools directly impacts the lives and futures of our scholars. There are many ways to make a contribution.

Excellence Community Schools is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization supporting networks of free, public charter schools. Your contributions support our robust programs that allow our scholars to interact with cutting edge technology, explore career opportunities, promote conscientious and sustainable living, and provide scholarships to attend competitive programs, high schools, and colleges.




Your Contribution Matters

We currently educate 2,000 scholars.

There are 7 schools across two states.


We will grow to serve over 
3,500 scholars.

Ways to Contribute

Donate by Check

To make a donation by check, please make your check payable to Excellence Community Schools and mail it to:

Excellence Community Schools
2090 7th Avenue, Suite 605
New York, NY 10027
Attention: Aya Wakamatsu

We strive to provide our scholars and alumni with meaningful experiences that lead them on a pathway to excellence. Unrestricted donations are appreciated as they go to work directly in the areas where they are needed most.

Mentor or Volunteer

Help us to ignite a passion for learning, creativity, and innovation in our scholars. Become a member of our supportive community by volunteering to help us provide opportunities and experiences that will resonate with our scholars for a lifetime.

Contact Us

donation inquiriesAya Wakamatsu
Director of Development

VOLUNTEERING FOR bronx excellence Kristine Rivera
Director of Family and Community Engagement

administrative internship opportunitiesMelanee Farrah 
Senior Director of Talent/Human Resources