Giving
The Annual Fund for Woodlynde

#GratefulForWoodlynde


IT’S OFFICIAL!
The 2019 Spring Fundraiser has launched at Woodlynde School! This community-wide appeal is our largest annual fundraiser with the money raised going to support the Annual Fund for Woodlynde. The Annual Fund for Woodlynde provides critical funding for the people, programs, and activities that directly impact our students each and every day.

Challenge: Can the Woodlynde community raise $100,000 by April 12 in order to unlock the $100,000 match from members of the Board of Trustees?


Teams can earn prizes!

• Students, faculty, and staff will get 1 day of relaxed dress for every $25,000 raised! (does not include challenge match money)

• The team that raises the most money overall will enjoy a movie afternoon!

• The team that has the highest number of donors overall will enjoy a movie afternoon!
 
The Annual Fund for Woodlynde is our most important philanthropic program.
Money raised supports our students, programs, school, and faculty including: 

Our Teachers
Who apply evidence-based teaching methods, including multi-sensory and
differentiated instruction; the Wilson Reading System®; assistive and instructional
technologies; and social-emotional learning
 
Our Learning Specialists
Who teach metacognition, help students build their individual learning strategies, and create individual learning profiles that give every student a personalized
learning experience
 
Our School Counselors
Who facilitate a culture of respect and care for oneself and others
 
Our Speech and Language Therapist
Who develops students’ speech, language, and cognitive communication skills
 
Our Director of College Guidance
Who provides students with personalized college guidance beginning in Grade 8,
facilitates college dual-enrollment opportunities, and runs the
College Assistance Program
 
Our Director of the Literacy Institute
Who screens students for word-based literacy needs; trains Woodlynde and area
educators in the Wilson Reading System®; and presents free panels, workshops,
and expert speakers for the community
 
Our Extracurricular Leaders
Who devote time outside the classroom to run our before- and after-school CARES
program, Homework Assistance Program, creative and performing arts programs,
athletics program, L.E.A.D. student life activities, and more

Leadership Circle
Founder $15,000+
Benefactor $10,000 - $14,999
Sponsor $5,000 - $9,999
Patron $2,500 - $4,999
Head of School Associate $1,000 - $2,499

Woodlynde Circle
Blue and White $500 - $999
Sustainer $250 - $499
Supporter $100 - $249
Friend up to $99
“I am incredibly grateful for
Woodlynde and the dedication
and passion the teachers bring to
their classrooms.”
– CAROLINE P’25
“We are so grateful to the Woodlynde
community for providing such a warm,
compassionate, and supportive
learning environment!”
– DAVID AND MEGAN PA’17
“We are grateful for the wonderful
opportunities our son has at Woodlynde
and for the care and compassion shown
to him every day.”
– AMY AND DAN P’19
Woodlynde School is a private, co-ed college prep day school located in suburban Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, that serves intelligent, talented students with learning differences in grades K - 12. Woodlynde provides a comprehensive, evidence-based Kindergartenelementarymiddle and high school program in a challenging yet nurturing environment for students with average to above average cognitive abilities (IQ) who have language- or math-based learning differences (such as Dyslexia, Dysgraphia or Dyscalculia), Executive Function Challenges, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), or Auditory Processing Disorder. Even for those students without a diagnosed learning disability (LD), Woodlynde offers expert and caring teachers in small classroom settings that support academic success. Woodlynde School also offers a post-graduate (PG) program in partnership with Rosemont College as well as a regional Summer Camp for students who learn differently.