photo by Barbara Reid

The East Palo Alto Kids Foundation (EPAK) is a community-based, all-volunteer organization whose mission is to promote educational opportunities and academic success for students in East Palo Alto and eastern Menlo Park by providing educator micro grants directly to teachers in the classroom.

Annual Report 2017-18
Spring 2018 Newsletter
PBS-Nova: School of the Future

EPAA is officially the national model for Culturally Responsive Instruction and the importance of advocating for our students as Advisors.

Philanthropist Stewart Explains Support for EPAK
EPAK’s 20th Anniversary Video

EPAK is proud to celebrate 20 years of service to the students and teachers of East Palo Alto and eastern Menlo Park. Click on this video link to hear how EPAK got started and the values that have guided our work and allowed us to be successful for 20 years. Our all-volunteer board has read over 5,000 grant applications and awarded more than $2 million dollars to dedicated teachers, thanks to the continuing support of our donors.