Founded in 1957, the Wichita Public Schools Friendship Fund is a resource provided by the United Way of the Plains.This partnership helps support areas of health, education and financial stability throughout our community while also providing temporary emergency financial assistance to eligible USD 259 employees and specified charities. Every employee has the opportunity to contribute to the Friendship Fund/United Way of the Plains Campaign through direct payroll deductions either monthly, through a one-time donation or by giving a single donation by check or cash. Likewise, every active benefited USD 259 employee can request help from the Friendship Fund committee.
If you have questions about the Friendship Fund United Way Campaign, please call (316) 973-4472. For questions about United Way, call (316) 267-1321 ext. 4213.
Your gift makes a difference! If are a Wichita Public Schools employee and you wish to contribute to the USD 259 Friendship Fund/United Way of the Plains Campaign, please fill out the following form: USD 259 Employee Friendship Fund/United Way Pledge Form 2022-23