Become a Corporate Partner

Friends of Texas Public Schools (FOTPS) is a nonprofit organization committed to educating Texans about the strengths and achievements of Texas public schools. It was founded by Leslie and Scott Milder in 2004 with the mission of facilitating respectful conversations about Texas public schools through honest communication, productive dialogue, and relentless encouragement. Generous donations from our Corporate Partners help us promote Texas Public Schools and will be used specifically to assist with the costs of marketing, advertising, and the production of high-profile regional and statewide events.

To become a FOTPS corporate partner, please choose the appropriate level and return the Sponsorship Agreement to us. If you have any questions or would like to discuss additional partnership opportunities, please contact FOTPS Director of Business Operations and Fund Development, Jennifer Storm at 361-549-4339 or

Platinum $5,000          


  • All below benefits plus:

  • Title sponsor signage at Gala

  • Corporate logo on Friends poster (delivered annually to over 9,000 campuses in Texas)*

  • Partner recognition (where appropriate) in advertising and press releases for Friends events

  • Recognition in leadership series 

  • SAC TASA/TASB Breakfast sponsor and two tickets

  • SAC Midwinter Lunch sponsor and two tickets


Gold $3,000


  • All below benefits plus:

  • Recognition at Friends trade show booth

  • Host table of 10 at annual Gala


Silver $1,500


  • All below benefits plus:

  • Access to educators with one free ticket to the gala 

  • Use of Friends logo on your website/materials


Bronze $500


  • All below benefits plus:

  • Company logo, bio & website link at


*To guarantee your logo on the poster, partnership agreement must be signed by August 1, 2017.



  • Company name listed at

  • One-time recognition in Friends Newsletter (distributed monthly to over 30,000 subscribers)

  • One-time recognition on Friends social media outlets

  • Recognition in Friends Gala program

  • Discounted admission for one to the Gala ($25 off per ticket)