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Partners Program

The Richardson ISD Partners Program is a way for businesses to support one or more RISD schools or initiatives through volunteerism and/or donations.


A partnering business or organization can impact the future while making a positive difference for the community and schools today. The personal satisfaction that comes with helping children provides a rewarding, fulfilling experience.

Businesses can support one or more RISD schools or initiatives through donations and/or volunteerism.

Ways to Donate

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School Supplies

RISD collects donations for various school supplies. Contact us to set up a donation. 

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Sponsorship for Field Trips

Financial support for transportation, t-shirts or cost of venue entrance fees.

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Financial Support

Donation to the Partners Fund, a fund of the RISD Excellence in Education Foundation, Inc.

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Teacher Appreciation

Gift certificates, food or small trinkets.

Ways to Volunteer

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Visits with a student may consist of working on topics where additional effort/support is necessary.

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Bilingual Volunteers

Working with campus staff, bilingual volunteers can assist with parent and community projects and outreach.

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Visits will consist of reading a book together or having the student practice reading to you.

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Event Volunteering

Volunteering time at school-related or districtwide events. Specific time commitment and events, will vary by campus.

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Evaluating individual or districtwide competitions, potentially including student projects or performances. Examples include Science Fair, Invention Convention, Destination Imagination, Academic Decathlon and similar events. Judging generally involves a time commitment of 2-3 hours per event.

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Mentoring/Career Day

Guide a student interested in your career and educate the student on the requirements to reach employment in your profession.

Volunteer Sign Up


RISD partners with to manage school volunteers. To become a RISD parent volunteer, click the button below to create a account or to log into Voly to check current volunteering opportunities.

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Contact Us

Contact RISD’s Community Relations Manager at or at 469-593-0307 to discuss partnership opportunities for your company or group.