shift_ed believes that the moral and economic future of our nation depends on the success and well-being of all young people. Please scroll down to learn more about how you can support our movement.

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You Are Making An Impact


Here’s What Donations Did in 2020–21

shift_ed has created a revolutionary spectrum of services and supports in the education space that bring together the school district, parents, teachers, government, higher education, community organizations, business and foundations to strengthen our local economy by investing in the education of our future workforce.

of shift_ed scholars persisted with their education (better than the national average of 76%)

Students in our HELPS program improved their oral reading fluency

Students attended a post-secondary program tuition-free

Donation FAQs

Will my gift be tax deductible?

Yes, shift_ed is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt organization, and your donation is tax-deductible within the guidelines of U.S. law. To claim a donation as a deduction on your U.S. taxes, please keep your donation receipt as your official record. We’ll send it to you upon successful completion of your donation.

How can I give by check?

Make check payable to: “shift_ed” and mail to: shift_ed, Attn: Development,2715 – D Grandview Ave., Box 174, Greensboro, NC 27401

Are there other ways to give?

 Please contact to initiate a stock gift or electronic funds transfer. When possible, shift_ed encourages large donations to be made by check or electronic funds transfer, thus helping the organization avoid substantial credit card processing fees.

With your support, we can ensure that shift_ed’s pipeline of support and scholarship dollars will be available in perpetuity.