It is better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness. – Eleanor Roosevelt
The Leadership Conference Education Fund is guided by the principle that an educated and informed public is more likely to support effective local, state and federal civil rights and social justice policies. The Education Fund’s campaigns train, empower, and mobilize advocates around the country to push for progressive change in the United States.
You have the power to make a difference. Your gift today — large or small — can help fuel the movement that protects the hard-won rights of all Americans. We need your support now! Here are some ways you can help:
Would you like to make a gift online today?
If you’d like to make a credit card gift online today, please click here. Please know that if you’d like to make a gift in honor or in memory of someone, you will be given that option on the next page. Thank you for your support.
Would you like to become a monthly sustaining giver?
If you’d like set up an automatic monthly gift to support The Education Fund, please click here. We very much appreciate your support.
Are you a federal employee?
If so, consider including The Leadership Conference Education Fund as part of your Combined Federal Campaign giving. Our identification number is 10741. Thank you for including us in your workplace giving plans.
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If so, you can start your search using the search field below, and The Leadership Conference Education Fund will receive a percentage of every purchase. Thank you for supporting us while you shop.
Are you a corporation or a foundation representative, and would like to discuss further giving?
We would love to talk to you. Please contact us by telephone at 202.466.3434 and ask to speak with Joshua Gerras or email us at gro.sthgirlivicnull@dnufde.
Would you like to make a gift of stocks or other assets, or discuss a bequest?
We appreciate your interest. Please contact us by telephone at 202.466.3434 and ask to speak with Mary Anne Walker or email us at gro.sthgirlivicnull@dnufde.
Do you want to make a gift, but not online?
We know not everyone wants to use their credit card online. If you want to send us a gift via the postal service, please do so. We appreciate your support. If possible, please print this linked PDF to enclose with your payment. Send your contribution to:
The Leadership Conference Education Fund
1620 L St., NW, Suite 1100
Washington, DC 20036
Do you want to support The Carol H. Pitchersky Development Fellowship fund?
The fund was established to honor Carol Pitchersky, a social justice fundraising pioneer. The purpose of the Fellowship is to: expand the fundraising capacity of the nation’s social justice community and offer opportunities for career training and advancement to minority professionals engaged in development efforts regarding social justice. To read more about the program, click here. To make a gift to support the Fellowship, click here. Thank you for supporting the Pitchersky Fellowship.
Do you want to support the Bill Taylor Fund?
The Bill Taylor Fund was established to honor the memory of William L. Taylor, who for more than a half century stood on the front lines of every major civil rights battle in the Congress and litigated many of our nation’s leading school desegregation cases. Gifts to the Taylor Fund will help support our work to expand educational equity for all students. Click here to make a gift today. Thank you for supporting the Taylor Fund.