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Ignited – Sponsorship Opportunities

Become a Sponsor

Join our mission to transform education and inspire the next generation of innovators.
Every dollar given to Ignited helps a teacher make a difference in the lives of their students.

We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization so your donation is likely tax-deductible. Our federal tax ID number is 77-014386-5.
Mentor and Fellow

AREAS OF GREATEST NEED

The majority of our funding comes from corporate, university, and foundation partners who provide fellowship opportunities to teachers. Additional support we receive goes to increasing the impact of the fellowship program and other initiatives that support local educators.

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Ignited Fund for Innovation (FFI)

Funding for teachers to obtain the resources required to implement innovative new projects with their students ($1000 per classroom)

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Sponsor an Ignited Coach

Funding to hire a veteran teacher who will mentor a group of summer fellows and share curriculum design expertise ($1K per week)

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Subsidize a Non-Profit Fellowship

Funding to place a summer fellow within an organization that otherwise could not afford to host a teacher (up to $5K per fellowship)

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Pilot a New Program

Funding to create and deliver targeted professional development opportunities for local STEM teachers ($10K and up)


we are grateful to our partners for their generous support

Stanford University

> $200,000

100Kin10

$100,000 - $200,000

Agilent Technologies

$100,000 - $200,000

Genentech, Inc.

$100,000 - $200,000

Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company

$100,000 - $200,000

UC Berkeley

$100,000 - $200,000

Amgen Foundation

$50,000 - $100,000

Cisco Systems

$50,000 - $100,000

Kaiser Permanente

$50,000 - $100,000

Oculus

$50,000 - $100,000

Silicon Valley Bank

$50,000 - $100,000

Synopsys

$50,000 - $100,000

Taproot Foundation

$50,000 - $100,000

Amazon Lab126

$20,000 - $50,000

Course Hero

$20,000 - $50,000

Digital Promise

$20,000 - $50,000

Extreme Ultraviolet Science and Technology Engineering Research Center

$10,000 - $20,000

Google

$20,000 - $50,000

Mellam Family Foundation

$20,000 - $50,000

Salesforce

$20,000 - $50,000

Sobrato Foundation

$20,000 - $50,000

SRI International

$20,000 - $50,000

Wells Fargo

$20,000 - $50,000

Western Digital

$20,000 - $50,000

Andeavor

$10,000 - $20,000

Cisco Foundation

$10,000 - $20,000

FX Palo Alto Laboratory, Inc.

$10,000 - $20,000

Mentor Graphics

$10,000 - $20,000

Peninsula Clean Energy

$10,000 - $20,000

Pixar

$10,000 - $20,000

Canva

$5,000 - $10,000

Intuit

$5,000 - $10,000

Yahoo Employee Foundation

$5,000 - $10,000

UC Santa Cruz

$5,000 - $10,000

Gordon Biersch Brewing Company

Under $5,000

Nordson Corporation Foundation

Under $5,000

PolyUp

Under $5,000

Qalaxia

Under $5,000

San Francisco Public Utilities Commission

$20,000 - $50,000

Silicon Valley Leadership Group

Under $5,000

The Tech Museum of Innovation

Under $5,000

Other ways to help

We are a small team with enormous goals. We are thrilled when individuals or companies
offer to share their expertise or provide other in-kind donations in support of our mission.

Volunteer with Our Team
We love to meet people who share our passion for education and we welcome support from those with expertise in web design, marketing, photography, public relations, and other professions.

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Spread the Word
Do you have friends or colleagues who may be excited about the work we do? We love introductions to new people who can help us in our mission to spark innovation and transform education.

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Host a Meeting or Event
Agilent Technologies has graciously hosted our team in their beautiful Santa Clara campus since 2002. However, we always have needs for other facilities to hold occasional events and meetings.

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