Frequently Asked Questions

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Q: What does the Clever Kids Foundation do?

A:  The Clever Kids Foundation is a local nonprofit organization, seeking to empower elementary-aged children to share their creativity and promote the exploration of innovative ideas! We provide opportunities to children to receive funding to support their creative ideas, to volunteer at community events to showcase their talents, and to participate in workshops and other activities to hone their skills.  Please read the About Us page for more information.

Q: I want my business to support or be involved in the Clever Kids Foundation.

A: That’s great! We’re partnering with many local organizations and schools, so please Contact Us for more information.

Q: Is my financial contribution to the Clever Kids Foundation tax deductible?

A: Yes, your gift is 100% tax deductible. The Internal Revenue Service recognizes the Clever Kids Foundation (CKF) as a Section 501(c)(3) public charity. Gifts to CKF are tax deductible in the U.S.A. Our Federal Tax ID # is 81-3054524. No goods or services were forwarded or offered in exchange for this contribution.

Q:  Is it safe to donate online?

A: The Clever Kids Foundation uses the same secure & encrypted payment technology as your bank. If you’re uncertain about giving, you can easily Contact Us for more information.

Q:  What is a mini-grant?

A: A mini-grant is an opportunity to fund (up to $500) an innovative instructional strategy or project in support of our mission.

Q:  What does a foundation do?

A: In the United States, private foundations are charitable organizations that provide grants to organizations or individuals, helping those in need or working to solve social problems. Foundations can operate locally, nationally, or internationally and enjoy considerable flexibility in choosing where to work and what to support.