Inspired to Give

Hear directly from our donors about what has inspired them to give their time, ideas, and support to the Oakwood Schools Foundation’s mission. 

Helping Young Artists FLOURISH

The Oakwood Schools Foundation campaign for the visual arts is its largest to date- find out more about how you can help enhance the arts in Oakwood

Alumni Give Back to Oakwood Band

Alumni of the Oakwood Band are organizing to raise funds for a new band room as part of the FLOURISH campaign


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

$1 million

In grants funded for Oakwood High School teachers and staff since 1991


Annual scholarships offered to Oakwood High School 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.

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 $965,000 has been granted from the Foundation to support students in the Oakwood Schools.

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

Recent News

Oakwood High School Students Highlight Dayton Area Charities 

When Oakwood Schools Foundation Trustee Joel Frydman came up with the idea for Philanthropy 101, he was hoping to inspire Oakwood students to give back. Now in its seventh year, the competition is not only fulfilling Frydman’s dream, but is a life-impacting highlight for juniors and seniors in the Oakwood High School class Wall Street 101. read more…