Foundation Grants

Acton’s investment thesis is that the power of entrepreneurship—by delivering superior results and driving down the price of education—is the fastest way to deliver an exit option from traditional schools to millions of families looking for something better for their children.

Learn more about how to support Acton with a foundation grant.

Request Proposal and Grant Form

Please ask for a detailed proposal on any aspect of Acton Academy’s mission and strategy. Contact David Kirby at or 202.255.2503.

If you are ready to send a grant from your foundation, please find mailing information and a grant form below. For your convenience, you can also find commonly requested foundation grant documents below.

Please make checks payable to Acton Academy Foundation and mail to:

Acton Academy Foundation
Attn: David Kirby, Cofounder
2422 K St. NW
Washington, DC 20037

Tax-Deductible Sponsorships

Acton Academy Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Contributions to Acton are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law. You can find Acton’s IRS 501(c)3 letter here. Acton’s tax ID number is 47-4108671.

Annual Reports & 990s

In 2016 and 2017, Acton Academy Foundation had gross receipts of less than $50,000. Below, please find our IRS Form 990-N. In 2018, Acton will exceed $50,000 in gross receipts and will file an IRS Form 990.

2017 990-N
2016 990-N

Thank you for your support!

Thank you for being part of the Acton community of innovators, entrepreneurs, and supporters! If you have questions or would like additional information, please don’t hesitate to reach out to David Kirby at or 202.255.2503.

All the best,

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David Kirby & Nicole Spencer
Cofounders and Parents