The 761 Foundation, along with the Owatonna Foundation, pledged to donate $250,000 to Owatonna Public Schools to construct a large community room within the new high school.
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The Owatonna Independent School District No. 761 Foundation is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization providing for individuals, community groups and businesses to make contributions to give students and staff additional opportunities and programs not usually funded with tax dollars. Designated gifts are reviewed by the foundation board to ensure that they meet their stated objectives.
The ISD No. 761 Foundation is a separate legal entity from the Owatonna School District. All donations are tax-deductible.
Foundation funds will enhance existing district programs and encourage the development of innovative programs as determined by district educators and the school board.
Some of the areas currently benefiting from ISD No. 761 Foundation contributions include agriculture, industrial technology, math programs/scholarships, geography, athletics, music, professional teacher training, and student scholarships, and more. Click here to see a listing of past awards.