SupportYour generous donation to Friends of Mandarin Scholars greatly contributes to the success of our children and the Mandarin program at College Park Elementary and Bayside Academy.

Friends of the Mandarin Scholars in the San Mateo Foster City School District is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization – click here for a copy of our IRS letter.   All donations are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.  Our Tax ID / EIN # is 45-2465260, and our California State Corporation # is C3365837.

One Time Donation:  $500 College Park donation per child, $350 Bayside Academy donation per child

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Friends of Mandarin Scholars Fundraising goals

Funding priorityGoal
College Park Mandarin Teaching Aides$165,000
Bayside Academy Mandarin Program
Professional Development$3,000
Operating Costs$4,000

Our current goal is to raise approximately $196,000 by April 1, 2018 to support Mandarin Immersion education at College Park Elementary School and Bayside Academy during the 2017-2018 School Year.  We are grateful to all of the families, community members, and organizations that have supported our work – click here for a list.

An information sheet about our organization and fundraising priorities is available in English and Spanish. You may donate in support of our work by sending a check, payable to:

Friends of Mandarin Scholars
PO Box 123
San Mateo, CA 94401

Our Tax ID / EIN # is 45-2465260, and our California State Corporation # is C3365837.

Please contact us at if you would like more information about donating to our organization.


Thank you for your support!