Parent Committee

All Birchwood families are members of the Parent Committee. As a member it is simple to support Birchwood School School of Hawken by participating in some of the many volunteer opportunities offered by the school and Parent Committee, taking part in the International Festival and Auction (IFA) held each December, and joining in the simple fundraising programs listed below:

Become a Birchwood Volunteer

There are many ways to complete your 5-hour volunteer commitment. Click here to see some of the opportunities available to parents or go directly to the Birchwood page at SignUpGenius to discover more.

Two volunteer opportunities that may be of interest are featured below:

Quarterly Party Coordinator

New Family Buddy

If you have questions or would like more information regarding volunteer opportunities, please contact Parent Committee co-chairs Greg Gordon at or Celeste D'Souza at

Simple Ways to Earn Dollars for Birchwood

As parents, there are some simple programs that you can participate in that benefit Birchwood School of Hawken:

Amazon Smile

Shop On your first visit select Birchwood as your charitable organization and Amazon will donate 0.5% of eligible purchases to the school.

Box Tops for Education

Box Tops are worth 10¢ each. Please clip them and send them into school with your child. There is a Box Tops collection box in each homeroom.

Labels For Education

Collect UPCs and beverage/sauce caps from over 2,500 participating Labels for Education products and send them into school with your child.

Register Your Shoppers Card

Register your shoppers cards at Giant Eagle and Heinen’s and a portion of your shopping dollars will benefit the school.



We invite you to become involved with Birchwood’s Parent Committee.