Across the spectrum, we support and engage families by promoting involvement, providing emergency assistance for families in crisis and extending learning for students beyond the school day.

Get Involved

Join our corps of volunteers who work in schools across the district.  Free trainings are available for any individual or group interested in acquiring the knowlege and skills needed to be an effective classroom or student support person.  Contact Julia Shuster, julia@acsf.org to find out more.

Join our Board of Directors

The Asheville City Schools Foundation is always looking for individuals who can make a three-year commitment to build the capacity of the Asheville City Schools Foundation to achieve its mission.  Interested individuals should contact Kate Pett to learn more. Click here to see our current board list.

Emergency Assistance

Emergency Assistance is available by school social worker referal only.  Please contact your school's social worker to inquire about this program.

After-School Initiatives

In order to help support students success the ACS Foundation is supporting out-of-school time initatives for students.  Currently we fund the IRL program for Asheville Middle School.