​​​​​Friends of White Plains Public Schools is dedicated to supporting our students by

(1) Funding academic and cultural enrichment programs not included in the District's budget, and

(2) Encouraging greater involvement in and support for the schools by parents, the community, and alumni.

About Us

Grant History

Swingin' Sunday Was A Huge Success!!!

Ballroom Dancing Program at Church Street School

Through special events, dinners, auctions, sale of commemorative bricks and fund-raising appeals, the Friends have raised and donated more than $300,000 to the White Plains Public Schools.
Read about our mission, and meet the White Plains residents on our Board.

We are proud to announce that Swingin' Sunday, our first fundraiser of 2016, raised over $23,000 for the students in White Plains Public Schools!  Many thanks to our sponsors, attendees, advertisers, and donors.  Your generosity will enable us to fund many enrichment programs for our students. 


We welcome your help!  Whether you can offer time, money, or ideas, you can help us make an important contribution to the lives of White Plains Public School students.

Join us in January!

Get Involved

On January 27, 2018, we are hosting our second annual Friends Night at the Knicks!  Last year's event was a success, and we are hoping to build on the momentum this year. 

REGISTER HERE to join us!