The Upper Dauphin Area Trojan Educational Foundation is a 501(c)3 organization that receives its funding through the following methods:

  • Donations from community members and alumni
  • Donations from businesses
  • Estate Bequests
  • Sponsoring the Trick or Trot (beginning in 2017), and
  • Additional Fundraisers (Being Developed).

The giving guidelines are currently being reviewed and will be posted here once they are completed.

To make a donation, please mail a check, made payable to the UDA Trojan Educational Foundation, to:

Upper Dauphin Area School District
Attention: UDA Trojan Educational Foundation
5668 State Route 209
Lykens, PA 17048

Earmarked donations may be made to the Upper Dauphin Area Trojan Educational Foundation.  An earmarked donation may be made to a specific purpose (based on the approved Building for Tomorrow Project List) or to a specific program (Impact NowTrojan Legacy Award, etc.).  Any earmarked donations must meet at least one of the Core Focus Areas of the Foundation.  Foundation representatives may meet with prospective donors to discuss options for earmarked donations.

For earmarked donations, 96% of the donation will go towards the earmarked project and 4% of the donation will go towards and administrative costs.

For example, if an individual gives $100,000 towards a new field house, $96,000 would go towards the field house and $4,000 would go towards administrative costs.

To make a gift as a bequest of an estate, please contact Evan Williams, Foundation Executive Director at (717) 362-8134.  The representatives of the foundation will sit down with each individual interested in planned giving and discuss options for use of the funds and explain the process for making such a gift. For more information about types of donations, please visit our Make a Gift page.