Invest in Education

$1 Million and Counting

Since 2005, the LAPS Foundation has raised more than $1 million for Los Alamos Public Schools. We are just the vessel though; it’s our generous supporters like YOU who make it all possible. Together we are making a tremendous difference in our schools and community!

There are a number of ways to make a contribution, depending on your preference:

  1. Donate on this page with a credit card. You can make a one-time donation, or set up a monthly recurring donation.
  2. Text INNOVATE to 779-48.
  3. Send a check to LAPS Foundation, 1900 Diamond Dr. Suite 1, Los Alamos, NM 87544.
  4. Donate through the LANL Employee Giving Campaign and designate your gift for “LAPS Foundation”.
  5. Transfer investments directly to LAPS Foundation and avoid paying taxes on the value of the investments. Delivery instructions
  6. Write the LAPS Foundation into your will. Please contact us for more information.
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Shop at Smith’s and Support Education!

An easy way to support education in Los Alamos is to link your Smith’s rewards card to the LAPS Foundation. Here’s how:

  1. Sign in to your Smith’s account
  2. Under “Welcome” at the top right, click on “My Account”
  3. Click Edit under “Inspiring Donations” (last section)
  4. Enter Los Alamos Public Schools Foundation or organization number KV130
  5. Click Enroll

Voila! Now every time you shop at Smith’s a portion will be donated to the LAPS Foundation!