Our Mission

Who are we?

The Oakwood Schools Foundation supports and enhances the education of Oakwood students through scholarships, grants, program, and capital enhancements.

The Oakwood Schools Foundation was founded in 1989. To date, more than $1,000,000 has been granted from the Foundation to support students in the Oakwood Schools. 

The Oakwood Schools Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization and is a component fund of The Dayton Foundation. 

Our Mission

Our mission is to enhance excellence in education by facilitating grants, scholarships and special projects to benefit students of the Oakwood Schools. The Foundation was created for the sole purpose of accepting, investing, managing and disbursing private, charitable gifts.


Percentage of graduating Oakwood seniors who received a scholarship through OSF in 2021

$1 million

In grants funded for Oakwood teachers and staff since 1991


Annual scholarships offered to Oakwood seniors

Our success relies on our community.

Thank you to our donors. Find out more about how you can donate to make an impact today.