Annual Fundraisers


Annual Giving Campaign | 2019-20

Our Annual Giving Campaign ended on November 8, 2019.

(Community = Families, Faculty, Board, and Admin = 104 members)

We are grateful for everyone who contributed to this annual fundraiser. Y0ur contributions will support outreach programs, facility repairs, subject teachers and teacher training.

Your participation defines the health of our community and the strength of our commitment to growing our school together and giving the gift of a Waldorf education in Reno, NV.

We are still accepting donations to this campaign – every dollar counts.


If you have any questions, please contact;

Sacha Picerno
Annual Giving Campaign Chair

Spring Silent Auction 2020


Saturday | March 21, 2020 @ 6:00 – 10:00 pm

The Grove at South Creek | 95 Foothill Rd, Reno, NV 89511

Come enjoy a Roaring 20’s Speakeasy themed evening at The Grove at South Creek in Reno, with delicious food and beverages provided by local members of the Truckee Meadows Community.

Tickets will go on sale in January 2020.

7th/8th Grade Class Trip Fundraisers

The 7th/8th grade class is raising money to help fund their 9-day backpacking expedition to the Lost Coast in Northern California this May with Kroka Expeditions.  The class is striving to raise about $25,000 to cover the costs for this challenging and enriching journey into the wilderness. Here are some fundraisers you can enjoy and share with your family and friends…

Pizza Thursdays
Available for grades 1-8 every Thursday until the end of the school year.

Cost: $3.50 per slice

Options: Pepperoni and cheese pizza from Grimaldi’s Pizzeria – gluten-free (rice flour crust) options are available.

Submit Orders: Order forms are available in the front office. Please submit a completed form and payment (check to NSWS or exact cash) to the Pizza Thursdays envelope in the front office no later than the Monday of the week your child will be eating pizza. Order forms for 2020 will be available in December.


Golden Gnome Store

We have a big selection of Waldorf-inspired craft items, silks, molding wax, plus school swag including; school t-shirts, sweatshirts, hoodies, beanies, in all sizes for kids and adults…plus coffee mugs and tote bags for sale now.

STORE HOURS…The Golden Gnome is open every Tuesday and Wednesday from 8:00 to 10:00am or by request at Ask Lori at the front desk or Ms. Burkett to open it up for you, and as long as we are able we will!
Cash, check or credit card accepted.

Amazon Smile

Go directly to AmazonSmile and when you shop, Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases to our School. When you initially sign up, enter ‘Nevada Sage Waldorf School’ into the search box and choose ‘Desert Sage Educational Initiative’ as the beneficiary. AmazonSmile has the exact same products, prices and features as Amazon with the added benefit that you can support NSWS every time you shop – so be sure to bookmark it!