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Welcome to SLED!

SLED is an independent not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to raising resources and improving the lives and education of children in the San Leandro Unified School District. The foundation's areas of focus include enrichment, health and safety, technology, volunteerism and supporting the San Leandro High School Arts Education Center. 


Season of Service, Period of Peace Community Celebration
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Season of Service, Period of Peace is a 10 week project that SLED supports through a grant from the Kaiser Permanente Community Benefit Program. Join us May 20th from 7pm to 8pm at the San Leandro Performing Arts Center for "An Evening of Student Voices" featuring the powerful work created by students during the 2015 Season of Service, Period of PeaceYou can view videos created by San Leandro Academy for Multimedia (SLAM) students for Season of Service more

This is SLED....
SLED's role is to serve as a bridge for those in the community who want to invest in our children and schools and the future of the San Leandro community by providing opportunities and mechanisms to leverage valuable resources where they are needed the most.

We believe:

  • Strong public schools are essential to our quality of life and the future well-being of our city
  • Vibrant communities require high quality public schools
  • The education of our children is the responsibility of the entire community
  • Academic enrichment enhances the educational experience and creates lifelong learners who are better equipped to adapt to change


Make it a Habit Wednesday

Make it a HABIT eat out EVERY Wednesday at The Habit Burger Grill on E 14th St. (at Juana Ave.) Join us Wednesday, May 20 and the Habit Burger will donate 20% of meal purchases made with the SLED coupon to benefit Jefferson Elementary School. 

Skip the line! Order online at Habit
1550 E 14th St, San Leandro, CA 94577 (map)

You can download your coupon here.

 Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead for Education Breakfast Raises Over $44,000 for Students


Thank you for attending this year’s Full STEAM Ahead for Education Breakfast! It was heartening to see the support our participants receive from the community. You are making a difference in the lives of thousands of students in the San Leandro Unified School District! 

If you couldn’t attend the breakfast, you can still support our mission to bring enriching eduacational experiences to the students in the San Leandro Unified School District. Donate online today! Thank you! 

SLED Seeks Students for Summer Interships
Summer-InternThe San Leandro Education Foundation is seeking high school students for two summer internships at its downtown San Leandro office. The internships run for six weeks from June 22 until August 7, and require approximately 16 hours of commitment per week. At the successful completion of the internship, a $500 stipend will be awarded.

The Graphic Design intern should be proficient in the Adobe Creative Suite programs and have a strong competency in page layout. The intern's main focus will be on designing brochures, postcards and other collateral materials for the Education Foundation.

The Multimedia Intern should be proficient in photo editing and video editing software. The intern's main focus will be to create a catalog of images and video promos to be used in the Education Foundation's marketing and outreach efforts.

The interns will work together to help plan a student film festival for February 2016. At the end of a successful internship, interns will have a portfolio of professional grade work and excellent letter of recommendation.

To apply please email a letter of interest to with the subject: “2015 Intern.” Your letter should include what grade you are entering in the Fall, which position you are applying for, your specific skills and the contact information of two adult references including one that is familiar with your skills. Also, please include an example or a link to examples of your work.

Thank You for Supporting Our Effort to Bring FREE C-STEM Girls Robotics Camp to San Leandro
Robotic GirlsThanks to your support, middle school robotics camps will be a part of the Summer Enrichment program at San Leandro Unified School District. On Tuesday, May 5, the San Leandro Education Foundation raised $820 during East Bay Gives 2015, administered through the East Bay Community Foundation. Over the course of one day, East Bay Community Foundation lead an online crowdfunding effort to reward the positive, transformational work being done every day in the Bay Area, by nonprofit organizations like the San Leandro Education more




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