West Hills Christian School (WHCS) Foundation, Inc. was established in 2000. The purpose of the WHCS Foundation is specifically limited to making distributions to, or expenditures of funds for the sole benefit of WHCS. The WHCS Foundation currently distributes approximately 4% to 5% of its income and capital appreciation annually to help fund various West Hills Christian School projects and programs. All school projects and programs are set and determined by the Principal and the WHCS Board of Directors in alignment with the school’s mission and vision.
The WHCS Foundation has supported many projects and programs over the years:
- Establishment of Spanish Language Program K-8th Grade
- Investing in a Reading Specialist Position
- Supporting West Hills Need-Based Scholarship Program
- Curriculum Advancement and Development
- Discovery Center’s Student Academic Services
The WHCS Foundation is recognized as a supporting, but separate nonprofit entity of West Hills Christian School. All contributions of cash, checks, and transfers of stock, etc. should be made payable to WHCS Foundation, Inc. A copy of the WHCS Foundation’s bylaws and investment policy may be obtained by contacting Amy Lammers, Accounting Administrator, at 503-245-6688, extension 353.
Contributions may be mailed to:
West Hills Christian School
7945 S.W. Capitol Hill Road
Portland, Oregon 97219
Attention: Amy Lammers
Larry Evans, Legal Counsel
Mike Larson, CPA
Amy Lammers, Accounting Administrator, WHCS
The WHCS Foundation is organized and operates as a charitable organization within the meaning of Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended, and as a supporting organization within the meaning of Section 509(a)(3).