Receive the children in reverence. Educate them in love. Send them forth in freedom.
— Rudolf Steiner

Our development work is focused on building relationships with parents, alumni, grandparents, friends, corporations, foundations and the general Mendocino County community. The Waldorf School of Mendocino County relies increasingly on philanthropic support to maintain the excellence of its education.

We offer a full curriculum for children Pre-K through 8th Grade. We are raising funds to renovate our campus and to keep our school welcoming and affordable.

Through our festivals, performances, lectures, community service, website and publications, we are making an effort to connect with our broader community. Our development committee seeks to inspire our community so they will help to provide sufficient resources to keep our school thriving.

Consider making a contribution to the Waldorf School of Mendocino County by sending a check to our address or clicking the button below. Thank you for your support and generosity!


The Waldorf School of Mendocino County
PO Box 349
Calpella, CA 95418

The Waldorf School of Mendocino County is a non-profit based in Calpella and organized under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, and as such all donations are tax-deductible. Our Tax Identification Number is 94-2358610.

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