Our Mission…

We invest in educators and students by supporting creativity, innovation, and excellence in Champaign and Urbana public schools.

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Mann-Hankel Teaching Excellence Award
in Unit 4 Schools
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Strong Foundation. Promising Future.

CU Schools Foundation is an independent, non-profit corporation designed to enhance the quality of education in Champaign-Urbana through community support of the public schools. The Foundation’s goal is to make a difference in our public schools by providing valuable new opportunities for our students and teachers.

The Champaign Urbana Schools Foundation is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization; our EIN # is 37-1273798

As of FY20, CUSF has funded over $2 million of locally-raised dollars to our schools, through grants, targeted gifts, scholarships and endowed funds.