Volunteers dedicated to the Enrichment of Public Education through Community Giving


The Grant Program allows applicants (Columbia Public Schools District Curriculum / Program Coordinators or Cohort Principals) to apply for funding of projects costing up to $25,000

Hall of Leaders

The CPSF Hall of Leaders honorees are outstanding individuals who are alumni, volunteers, and retired educators of the Columbia Public Schools.

Fresh News

  • Membership Letters will be mailed in February
  • CPS Teacher Grant Applications due in March

about us

The Columbia Public Schools Foundation (CPSF) began on the premise that every child needs a strong foundation.... read more


You're invited! Mark your calendars to celebrate 20 years of CPSF serving the Columbia community with a night Under the Stars! ... See MoreSee Less

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We love to see MakersSpace in action! ... See MoreSee Less

Some creative fun. Today's Makerspace challenge was to create a game! The materials were 40 plastic cups, 5 pieces of paper, 5 rubber bands, and 5 paper clips! Then we built...

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Did you know... CPSF has awarded $1 million in the form of over 100 grants to our Columbia Public School programs! ... See MoreSee Less

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We hope that all of our CPS students have a fun and safe Spring Break! ... See MoreSee Less

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