About the Endowment Fund

The Fund now generates more than $30,000 annually for classroom grants.
To see a list of the most recently awarded grants, click here.

What is the OTHS Endowment Fund?

The Endowment Fund was established in June 1999 to provide funds at Milburn and Smiley for extended educational activities not provided by the school district. The Endowment Fund was incorporated in the State ofIllinoisas a non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization and will function independent from the OTHS Board of Education.

Why was the Endowment Fund established?

The Endowment Fund was established to give alumni, community members, businesses and all concerned, an opportunity to provide additional financial resources not available through governmental funding to enhance the quality programs offered to students at O’Fallon Township High School.

Who will the Endowment Fund benefit?

The funds contributed will be used to provide OTHS students with scholarships, computer software, hardware, and other resources to enrich their educational opportunities.

What Fund Raisers does the Endowment Fund sponsor?

  • Golf tournament
  • Brick Walk (located at OTHS Smiley campus entrance)
  • Donor Wall Display (located in OTHS Smiley campus lobby)

What has the Endowment Fund financed?

  • Annual college scholarships & summer school scholarships
  • Software for Science, World Language, Music Dept.
  • Computer equipment for Broadcast Club & Scholar Bowl Club
  • Video Equipment for Media Center & Literature classes
  • School-wide technology expansion, student/staff online file storage
  • Science equipment
  • Honor Society Stoles
  • Robotics Club projects
  • Art & Geometry collaboration project
  • Art, Character Ed. & Band Trophy Cases
  • Challenge Day assemblies
  • Smart Boards

Endowment Fund Presentation