The SVS PTO’s goal is to award over grants to support student activities, clubs and events. Funds are raised through a combination of monetary donations and fundraising events.

Monetary Donations

Many thanks to SVS Parents and guardians who support the efforts of our PTO. Monetary donations can be made via check payable to SVS PTO or via credit card. If sending a check please mail to: SVS PTO c/o Shepaug Valley School, 159 South Street, Washington, CT 06793. If you prefer to use a credit card please click the “donate” button and you will be taken to the PayPal credit card processing page. All monetary donations are tax deductible and will be acknowledged with a letter indicating our 501c3 status.

Upcoming Fundraising Initiatives and Events

The PTO is committed to raising funds through a series of volunteer led initiatives. For the 2019/20 school year, the following fundraising initiatives have been scheduled:

  • SVS Family Directory - September - Complete for 2019/20
    The SVS Family Directory is a great resource for families that want to communicate with each other outside of school. A limited number of directories are available for $5. Click here to request a directory.
  • SVS Business Directory - September - Complete for 2019/20
    The SVS Business Directory is a new resource for the SVS community. If interested in placing an ad in the directory click here for more information.
  • SVS Community Social - Taste of the Region - September - Complete for 2019./20
    The SVS PTO is excited to announce the second annual “Taste of the Region” Wine Tasting Fundraiser and Community Get Together. This event is designed to bring Region 12 parents, guardians, and educators together to celebrate the start of the school year. In addition to wine tasting, we will have live music performed by Tom Scarola; light snacks catered by area chefs, restaurants, and shops.
  • SVS Yankee Candle Sale - October - Complete for 2019/20
    The SVS PTO will be distributing gift catalogs from the Yankee Candle Company. Additional details to be announced. Click here for details, a full-color catalog, and order form.
  • Holiday Gift Card Sale - November/December
    Stop before you shop for holiday gift cards! Purchase your gift cards through the SVS PTO and a portion of your purchase is given back. Gift cards from over 100 retailers are available and will be delivered to you before the holiday. Click here for the details.
  • Basketball Concessions - December - March
    Enjoy pizza, snacks and beverages while watching the SVS Varsity Boys and Girls Basketball teams play at home games. Click here for more information.
  • Senior Collage Frame Sales - May
    Preserve your student's memories by purchasing a frame for their Senior collage. Additional details to be announced.
  • Shepaug Proud Apparel and Merchandise - Fall, Winter, Spring Semesters
    Parents and guardians can now shop for their own Shepaug apparel and merchandise. Follow us on are Facebook or subscribe to our email newsletter for updates.

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