Celebrate Our Youth 2019

More information coming soon...

Interested in being a sponsor? Please contact Nicole Franson, Executive Director,

at Director@YakimaSchoolsFoundation.org or at (509) 457-0898. 


6th Annual Gayle Wingerter Book Sale


September 29th, 2018 - Inklings Bookshop

On September 29th, Inklings Bookshop honored Gayle Wingerter, a beloved former bookseller and educator. Gayle was passionate about books, and about her work as a teacher.  

Thank you to Inklings Bookshop for a donation of over $400 to the Gayle Wingerter Literacy Fund. 

Miss the book sale? You can always donate online or mail a check to: Yakima Schools Foundation, PO Box 1773, Yakima, WA 98907.

HoptemberFEST Sponsors 2018


A big Thank You to everyone who got up early to attend this years breakfast at Robertson Elementary.  We hope you enjoyed the change of venue as we wanted to provide everyone an opportunity to see what we are doing as a community to invest in our next generation.

Our heartfelt Thanks to the leadership students, the choir and the administration and teachers at Robertson Elementary for making this years Celebrate Our Youth Breakfast a huge success.

Thanks to everyone that tapped into their inner artist and helped us support teachers and students in the Yakima Schools District. We can't make a difference without you.