The Joy Fund

The Joy Fund is the heart of The Joy School’s fundraising efforts. Gifts to the Annual Fund ensure each student is prepared for life beyond The Joy School. Your investment supports our steadfast commitment to help students with learning differences grow and flourish.

I used to hate reading. I thought it was just looking at a bunch of words on the page, but now I know it's telling a story, and I get it. I love to read now!

Watch a short video to see the ways your contribution to The Joy Fund impacts The Joy School!

Why Invest in The Joy Fund?

Curriculum and Programs

The Joy Fund ensures students have access to full academic curriculum including language arts, math, science, technology, social studies, electives, social skills and self-advocacy.

Educational Technology

The Joy Fund provides students with the integrated technology they need like assistive software, laptops, tablets and interactive media to support their learning differences.

Professional Development

The Joy Fund provides funding for faculty and staff members to attend national conferences and workshops.

Salaries and Benefits

Your contribution to The Joy Fund ensures The Joy School attracts and retains the highest caliber of trained faculty and staff with competitive compensation and benefits.

Financial Aid

$600,000 of the Joy Fund is allocated to Student Financial Aid which accounts for 15-20% of our student population.

How Did We Do Last Year?

100% of faculty, staff and board participation 80% of total gifts came from individuals20% of total gifts came from Foundations and corporations