Welcome our Business Partners 2013-14

We are grateful to our business partners for investing in our kids’ education. Without their support many of our programs would not be possible.

Click here to learn more about our business partners

$5,000+ Platinum Level

Bank of Marin


The Dutra Group

Wells Fargo Bank

Click here for a full list

Media Sponsors:

Local Music Vibe

Shop for Kids

Although we really encourage you to support our local business sponsors, if you ever need to shop on-line, here is an option:

HeadsUp receive 4% to 15% through this link while shopping at and its business partners.

Click on “Signup”
Select “Group Name” and enter “HeadsUp” or type in our group ID number: 500017409
Register your Safeway card, credit cards and debit cards. It's free!

Shopping on-line at Shutterfly? Gap? Apple? PotteryBarn? Crate & Barrel? and many more...
sign up at iCause and a % of your purchase will come to us and it's free!

Thank you for taking this quick easy step to help support our schools in San Rafael.

Whole Foods 5% Community Day for HeadsUp

September 10th, 8:00am - 9:00pm

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  Whole Foods Market San Rafael has selected HeadsUp for its community giving day (otherwise known as “5% Days”) where five percent of that day’s net sales will be donated to us. This could mean a donation of over $5,000 to help every single kid in our district! Please join us on September 10th, buy some groceries, have lunch, coffee, super healthy drinks, ... Would you help us spread the word and invite your family and friends. Thank you Whole Foods!

VI HeadsUp Summerfest Carnival – September 27

Save the date!
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September 27, 11 till 4
San Rafael High School

Events Calendar 2014/15

Summerfest Carnival
September 27

Book Passage Luncheon
December 5 (TBC)

Battle of the Bands
January 24, 2015

Run for Reading
March 23 – Friday, April 3

Pacifics Community Night
June TBD

Schools Rule Marin

HeadsUp is part of Schools Rule Marin, a group of all the Public Education Foundations in Marin.

HeadsUp’s Vision:

“Uniting our San Rafael community to elevate the public education experience for every child through vital programs that inspire confidence, competence, and creativity.”

Bahia Vista • Coleman • Davidson • Glenwood • Laurel Dell • San Pedro • Short • Sun Valley • Venetia Valley • Madrone • San Rafael HS • Terra Linda HS


Our VI Summerfest Carnival is Coming Up!



September 27, 11 till 4
at San Rafael High School


The first HeadsUp Foundation crowd funding campaign was a huge success!

HeadsUp was able to raise over $7,000 to give the Davidson Marching Band the uniforms they deserve!
Thank you very much for your support!

Davidson Middle School Band Uniforms

Click the link above to hear the kids tell their story!



Each and every one of you can make a difference in our children’s future here in San Rafael. Whether you’re a parent, a business owner or community member please join us in helping provide an enhanced and equitable education for all 6,700 children who attend 12 San Rafael City Schools.

Investing in our children’s education is one of the most important investments for the future you can make — as a parent, as a community member, as a business.

Our mission is to enhance the quality of education in our public schools by funding vital programs and services for all children, kindergarten through high school.