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Friends walking toghetherfriends at lesley ellis school. photo by richard howard.

Do you believe that every Massachusetts student should have the opportunity for a quality education? Do you believe that every child is unique—with unique needs, talents and abilities? Do you think the world needs people who don't all think the same way, but who have the confidence, imagination, education and vision to pursue new ideas and solutions to the challenges of our era? Can education change the world?

You have the ability to make a difference—join us and become part of Schools for Children.

  • Make A Gift

    Your gift to Schools for Children helps support the development of new kinds of educational services and programs.Your gift turns good ideas into successful programs. Make a gift or join our Circle of Friends.

  • Get Involved

    Giving time is one of the most valuable contributions you can make. Schools for Children welcomes volunteers and interns to work with us in our programs, in our central office and on special events. Volunteers may also serve on our program advisory boards and certain board committees. To learn more, please email us at

  • Explore Careers

    One of the largest employers in Arlington, Massachusetts, Schools for Children offers a variety of career opportunities.