The Decade of Difference | Donate

The Decade of Difference is supported by community and individual donations that are tax-deductible and processed through the Humboldt County Office of Education's Rising Stars Foundation. The Foundation will ensure that all contributions made go directly to student activities within the Decade of Difference and not to any administrative or overhead costs.

Is my donation tax deductible?

Yes, the Humboldt County Office of Education's Rising Stars Foundation is an educational governmental organization and qualifies for tax exempt status by the IRS for purposes of charitable contributions (federal tax ID: 94-6002186). After our receipt of your donation, you will receive confirmation of your tax-deductible donation, as well as a thank you letter from the Rising Stars Foundation expressing our sincere appreciation.

Make a Donation

By Check

Download a PDF of our donation form, fill it out and mail it with your check made out to the Rising Stars Foundation, c/o the Decade of Difference, to the address listed on the form.

By Debit or Credit Card

Enter the amount of your donation below and select an impact area, then click Proceed to provide your credit card information in our secure environment.

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To where it is needed most
To the Early Success impact area
To the Financial Literacy, Savings and Planning impact area
To the Youth Entrepreneurship, Creativity and Innovation impact area
To the Career & College Planning impact area
To the Parent & Community Engagement impact area
To the Professional Development & Teacher Training impact area