The people of San Antonio have generous hearts, especially when it comes to education. The Big Give is an annual event presented by The Nonprofit Council to connect donors with nonprofits in South Central Texas. Big Give 2023 will begin on Wednesday, September 20, 2023 at 6:00 PM and continue for 24 hours, through Thursday, September 21 at 6:00 PM. This online event has special moments called Match Minutes when organizations can double their donations.
For this 10th anniversary of The Big Give, the participants include many education-focused nonprofits, including charter schools. In the interest of supporting education causes, here are links to donate, plus resources from our site to help you research these organizations.
Charter Schools in The Big Give San Antonio
Here are links to donate to these open enrollment public charter schools that are participating in Big Give, plus links to blog posts on our site to understand more about their unique learning models.
- Anne Frank Inspire Academy — read our enrollment guide
- BASIS Texas — read our enrollment guide
- Celebrate Dyslexia — read more
- Democracy Prep at the Stewart Campus — read our enrollment guide
- Great Hearts Texas — read our enrollment guide
- KIPP Texas Public Schools—San Antonio — read our enrollment guide
- New Frontiers Public Schools — read our enrollment guide
- ResponsiveEd Foundation — read more about Founders Classical Academy of Schertz, Founders Classical Academy Online, Foundation School of Autism, and Premier High School
- Rise Recovery — read about Rise Inspire Academy
- Southwest Preparatory School — read our enrollment guide
Private Schools in The Big Give San Antonio
Many private schools are also participating in Big Give. Here are links to donate plus resources on our site.
- Atonement Catholic Academy
- Blessed Sacrament Catholic School — read more
- The Circle School
- Incarnate Word High School — read more
- International School of San Antonio
- Little Flower Catholic School — read more
- Lutheran High School of San Antonio
- Monte Vista Montessori
- Mount Sacred Heart Catholic School — read more
- Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic School in Selma, Texas — read more
- Providence Catholic School — read more
- Scenic Hills Christian Academy
- Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran School & Childcare — read more
- St. Anthony Catholic High School — read more
- St. John Berchmans Catholic School — read more
- St. John Bosco Catholic School — read more
- St. Louis Catholic School in Castroville, Texas — read more
- St. Mary’s Catholic School in Fredericksburg, Texas — read more
- St. Mary Magdalen Catholic School — read more
- Sunshine Cottage School for Deaf Children
- The Winston School San Antonio
Traditional Public Schools in The Big Give San Antonio
Education foundations that support traditional public school districts, as well as booster organizations, are also participating in Big Give.
- Alamo Heights School Foundation
- Comal Education Foundation
- Floresville ISD Education Foundation
- La Vernia Education Foundation
- Lasso Alumni Association, Jefferson High School in San Antonio ISD — read more
- Leadership SAISD
- New Braunfels ISD Education Foundation
- North East Educational Foundation — read our enrollment guide
- Poth Education Foundation
- Reagan High School Choir Booster Club
- SAISD Foundation
Education Nonprofits in The Big Give San Antonio
Education is an active category of organizations participating in the Big Give. Here are some highlights, plus links to guest blog posts on our site to help you learn more about these organizations.
- 100 Black Men of San Antonio, Inc.
- Autism Community Network — read more
- Autism Treatment Center
- AVANCE – San Antonio, Inc.
- Blessed Sacrament Catholic School, child development center and Por Vida Academy charter high school
- Boy Scouts of America, Alamo Area Council, Inc.
- Brighton Center
- Cibolo Center for Conservation — includes the Nest Nature School
- Communities In Schools of San Antonio
- Communities In Schools South Central Texas (Comal and Guadalupe Counties)
- Daedalian Foundation
- The Dee Howard Foundation
- Each One Teach One
- Girls Inc. of San Antonio
- Girl Scouts of Southwest Texas
- Healy-Murphy Center
- HIS BridgeBuilders—San Antonio
- Junior Achievement of South Texas
- Las Casas Foundation
- Network for Young Artists
- Pi Theta Lambda Educational Foundation, Inc.
- Restore Education
- SA Youth
- San Antonio African American Community Archive and Museum (SAAACAM) — read more
- San Antonio Education Partnership — read more
- San Antonio River Foundation — read more
- San Antonio Zoo — includes the San Antonio Zoo School
- SAY Sí
- Spare Parts Center for Creative Reuse
- Students of Service (SOS) — read more
- Teach For America—San Antonio
- Youth Code Jam — read more
As you make your gifts online during The Big Give, we hope you will include some of these education organizations and different school models, including public charter schools, private schools, and traditional public schools.