We would love to raise $250,000 We have raised $157,600

We need your support to reach our goal & ensure we provide our students with the additional funds & resources they deserve.

Community Donor

Help us reach this years goal of $250,000. We are solely volunteer and all money raised goes directly back to the students and our schools.


Mail-a-thon is our major fundraising event that reaches out to the families in our community. Flyers are mailed out to Martinez families in November. Mail in the form or donate anytime using the button below. These funds go directly towards grants given to MUSD staff for equipment, technology, music, art and supplies in the classroom.

Business Partnerships

Business partnerships with MEF allows you to demonstrate your commit to our children’s education and our community. Go to Business Partnership page.

School Staff Appreciation

A great way to say Thank You to your child’s favorite teacher or staff at their school.  Donate to MEF on behalf of a special staff member … click here for more information and mail-in form.

MEF Legacy/ Endowment Fund

The purpose of the Legacy Fund is to establish an endowment fund that benefits the students of the Martinez public schools for present and future generations. The Legacy Fund is financed by annual contributions from MEF and gifts from Probate Estates and/or Living Trusts. The current balance of the Legacy Fund is over $500,000. If you would be willing to remember the Legacy Fund in your Will or Living Trust, please contact Larry Lippow at 925-335-5122 for further details. To donate to the legacy fund or In Memory of someone, please send a check or donate anytime online.

Planned Giving

With a planned gift to the Martinez Education Foundation, you can combine your desire to give to charity with your overall financial, tax, and estate planning goals. Your planned gift gives you a special connection with the Foundation. You will help our children—for now and for years to come. Please contact Larry Lippow at 925-335-5122 for further details.

Other – Amazon, Sports Basement

Do you shop online at Amazon?  They have a rewards program AmazonSmile, that will donate 0.5% of purchases to an organization of your choice.  Shop at AmazonSmile (same items as Amazon) and choose Martinez Education Foundation as the recipient of the donations.

Do you shop at Sports Basement in Walnut Creek? We are part of their Basementeers Give Back Program. You can join Basementeers for free, then select Martinez Education Foundation as the organization. You will save 10% on your purchases and Sports Basement donates money to MEF. Sign up on their website Sports Basement Basementeers.