Friends of Walgrove (FOW) is always looking for community members who wish to join, participate, volunteer, or contribute in any way they can. If you are interested in getting involved please let us know!

  • Do you own or work for a company that matches charitable donations?
  • Do you have items to donate for raffles and the auction?
  • Do you work for or know of a company that may be interested in a corporate sponsorship or grant to Walgrove Elementary School
  • Do you have fundraising knowledge or ideas to share?

You can…

  • Attend Friends of Walgrove Meetings
    • Meetings are held monthly in the Parent Center (Room 14). 
  • Join a FOW Committee
    • Community Outreach, Fundraising, Events, Green Team, Beautification, Technology, Communications, etc.
  • Become a Room Parent
    • The date and location of the first Room Parent Meeting will be announced in August 2018.
  • Join a School Committee: LSLC, SSC
    • Local School Leadership Council (LSLC) provides input on how to best serve students from teacher development to event scheduling & supporting our positive behavior initiative.
    • School Site Council (SSC) provides input on how to spend district funds, makes budget recommendations to FOW, looks at school performance against the greater district results, and is responsible for monitoring the Single Plan for Student Achievement.
    • Please see Tracy in the Main Office for details about these committees.
  • Host a Walgroovy Party
    • Walgroovies are community building fundraisers hosted by WE families where tickets are sold and 100%  of admission goes to FOW.  A great mix of gatherings for kids, adults & families.
  • Attend Extracurricular Events
    • Watch for the All-School Welcome Picnic and Welcome Bash in September, Chili Cookoff in October, Winter Concert and Holiday Boutique in December, and Wax Museum, Game Day, Monarch Fest, Auction and Walkathon in spring.
  • Sign up with Ralphs
    • Sign up your Ralphs Card online at www.ralphs.com. Every time you shop at Ralphs, they donate a portion of your spend to FOW. Watch a quick how-to video here.
  • Shop AmazonSmile with Friends of Walgrove
    • Go to smile.amazon.com, set your preferred charity to Friends of Walgrove and a portion of sales will go to FOW.
  • Offer your Expertise
    • Do you own or work for a company that can help Walgrove? Do you own a restaurant and could donate food or beverages to one of our events? Do you have specific skills that would benefit our community? Web Design? Technology? Arts? Please email volunteer@friendsofwalgrove.com and share your skill set!
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