Building a Brighter Future

SEZP is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt organization and your donation is tax-deductible within the guidelines of U.S. law. Your financial assistance supports the ground-breaking partnerships that SEZP has forged in the City of Springfield.

This school year, we seek financial support for our efforts to:

  • Expand wraparound services for our high school students enrolled in early college courses,
  • Diversify our teachers and leaders through focused recruitment, development and retention practices, and
  • Build the capacity of our recently-launched dual-language schools.

Make a Donation

To make a donation to SEZP, we invite you to email Matt Brunell, co-Executive Director of SEZP, at with your interest in making a donation.

We greatly appreciate your consideration of SEZP, and invite you to contact us to see your valuable contributions at work.

Driving Impact

Our students’ test scores and graduation rates are going up. Our educators are engaging families and preparing students for success in college and careers. And the Zone is becoming a model for statewide education reform.

But don’t just take our word for it. Read what people have to say about SEZP, and check out our impressive facts and figures.

Interested in making a donation?

Email Matt Brunell