Donate to FORWARD

We are asking for your help in any way, in any form, in any size. By donating to FORWARD, you are helping to ensure the future of River Falls Public Schools and the River Falls community as a whole. We are dedicated to making certain your donation makes a positive and immediate impact. 100% of your generous gifts stay in River Falls.

The FORWARD Foundation is a public charity with 501(c)(3) tax exempt status. All donations made to FORWARD are tax deductible. EIN: 45-3705357

Donate By Credit Card:

Donate by Check:
Or, simply mail a check made out to FORWARD Foundation:
FORWARD Foundation
P.O. Box 183
River Falls, WI 

You can give to FORWARD using GiveMN.
FORWARD: the River Falls Public Schools Education Foundation | GiveMN
When making Amazon purchases, you can opt for .5% of qualified purchases go to FORWARD when using AmazonSmile.
  1. Visit and use your Amazon login.
  2. Search for "Forward River Falls" and select the RF Public Schools Education Foundation as your default charitable organization.
  3. Bookmark in your browser.
  4. Visit to make future Amazon purchases.

Matching Donations:
Many employers match charitable gifts, increasing the impact of your gifts. Below is a partial list of companies with matching gift programs. You can double the impact of your gift. To find out if your company is a matching gift company, view or download the document at the bottom of this page, or contact your human resource department, personnel department or marketing department. 

Monthly automatic deduction option: 

In an effort to help with personal budget planning:
  • To make a recurring credit card donation, while making your donation online, check the box "Make This Recurring (Monthly)."
  • If you would prefer the option make a regular monthly donation via withdrawal from your checking or savings account, please complete the monthly donation form at the bottom of this page and mail it to The Forward Foundation, P.O. Box 183, River Falls, WI 54022.
Established Donation Levels:

Friends: Gifts starting at $50

Sponsors: Gifts starting at $100

Fund Builder: Gifts starting at $250

Wildcat Supporter: Gifts starting at $500

FORWARD Circle: Gifts starting at $1000

1855 Founders Circle: Gifts starting at $1855 

        (formation year of the school district)

Blue Society Patron: Gifts starting at $5,000

Gold Society Benefactor: Contributions totaling $10,000 or more 

Legacy Giver: Donors who include the FORWARD Foundation in their estate planning

Anonymous Gifts:

Your generous contributions are publicly recognized on our Thank You! page. If you prefer to remain anonymous, please let us know by emailing your preference to

Annual Reports

THANK YOU to our donors!

Thank a
Teacher Card

Give a card to someone special in support of quality programs in River Falls Public Schools!

Request A Gift Card when donating using the below link. Just before submitting your donation, on the "Review Your Donation" page, you may include a brief message by clicking the link "add special instructions to the seller."

“This donation is in honor of [your friend] from [your name]. etc..." 

If you would like the card mailed to them, please provide their mailing address.

Suggested Amounts:
$10, $15, $20, $50, $100

You may also purchase these cards at public school offices, or at Selah Vie downtown.

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