Frequently Asked Questions

What does the Foundation do?

The Foundation's mission is to stand in the gap between what the Princeton City School District receives in revenue and what it actually needs to maintain the Princeton Advantage, with concentration in curriculum and classroom areas.

Where are we located?

The Foundation's mailing address is: 3900 Cottingham Dr. Sharonville, Ohio 45241. This is also known as P.A.C. (Princeton Administration Center)

Who do we serve?

The Foundation serves all the students in K-12 in the Princeton City School District.

Who can apply for a grant?

School staff can apply for a grant, which must also be approved by the building head principal. The Foundation will more strongly consider grant proposals with emphasis on classroom and curriculum needs for the students in the Princeton City School District.

How do I nominate a Distinguished alum?

Nomination will be accepted each fall, please visit

How is the Foundation Funded?

The Foundation is funded 100% by donations from parents, alumni, local businesses, and various friends of Princeton throughout the calendar year. We also generate revenue through various events, particularly the Princeton Pride Gala held annually in February or March.

Does the Foundation receive District or State funds?

The Foundation does not receive direct funds from the Princeton City School District nor the State of Ohio.

Where can I see the Foundation's By Laws?

The Foundation By Laws can be found at

How can I help or donate?

There are many ways to help the Foundation. Every person connected with Princeton has one of three things they can offer. Their time, their talents, or their treasure. Some people choose to offer more than one of these; some offer all three. If you are inclined to help the Foundation by giving your time and/or talent, please email If you would like to donate your treasure, you can click here. For questions related to larger donations, you may email Please keep us in mind as you are estate planning or developing your will.


We are a 501-C3 tax exempt organization, so your monetary donations should be tax deductible, but contact your financial consultant for specifics related to your particular situation.  We have a financial consultant that is willing to help out as well, just let us know!