What we fund

During the 2017/18 School Year, the donations you made to Friends of Lincoln provided funding for crucial teacher positions, through a donation to the Lincoln Foundation, and supported our students and teachers in the following ways:


  • Snowboard team grant to defray costs
  • Ski Team grant to defray costs
  • Racquetball grant to defray costs for National tournament
  • All sports PIL website hosting
  • All sports repair AED units, ice machine, hydroc/whirlpool machines, and outdoor PA system
  • Volleyball grant to cover Gatorade and fuel bars
  • Girls basketball grant to fund coaches
  • Girls wrestling grant to pay for hotel rooms at tournament
  • Dance grant to pay for conditioning coach
  • XCountry grant for buses and food at Yakima tournament
  • Softball grant to rent indoor facilities
  • Cheerleading grant to cover refreshments for cheer breakfast
  • Track grant for offical timers at meet
  • Football grant for team meals at state tournament
  • All sports cupcakes and balloons for college signing day of athletes
  • All sports supplies such as soccer balls, nets, tape, softballs, etc. 


  • Writing center tutor
  • Mock trial team grnat for registration fees
  • Speech and debate grant for assignments
  • Teacher place on PPS trip to Finland
  • NY Times subscription for social studies class
  • Spanish Immersion grant for audio recording of texts
  • Communications class grant to pay guest teacher re: podcast lessons
  • Political Economy grant for spring symposium expenses
  • MEChA magazine grant for Wacom tablets, lenses, and cases (Photography)
  • Celebration lunch for Sisters/Brothers of Color
  • Kilns for the School


  • Fred Meyer gift cards for families in need at holidays
  • Grant for team dues for students in need
  • Grant for housing stipend for student in need
  • Lunches at LHS for students in need
  • Sandwich vouchers at West Side Market for student in need
  • Chromebooks


  • Grant to cover painting of school office
  • Table for carer counseling center
  • Consulant focused on equity for counseling department
  • Staff training for collaborative problem solving
  • Staff training for DBT (Dialectical Behavior Therapy)
  • Teacher Luncheon during conferences 
  • Bagel to celebrate support staff week
  • Landscape services
Friends of Lincoln High School: Making it Happen

Why volunteer?

Volunteers are part of what makes Lincoln High School an amazing place to be.

Want to join a Friends of Lincoln committee? We always need parent and community support with the following: Concession stands, campus clean up, counseling center, auction item donations, tutoring, Long Term development committee, parents on site, and more. Find a spot that fits best with your time and resources!

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Friends of Lincoln is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Friends of Lincoln is committed to providing an environment that is free from discrimination in opportunities because of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, disability, gender, sexual orientation, or age. We welcome everyone.