Welcome to
Seoul Foreign School Advancement!

Thank you for considering Seoul Foreign School for your child’s education.

SFS Advancement Office is responsible for sustaining our reputation as the leader of international schools in Korea and the world, building relationships and securing resources to help advance the mission and vision of the school.  

We encourage everyone to be a life-long member of the Seoul Foreign School community engaging to work towards a common goal. That goal is to cultivate a loving community that practices the art of giving. We are a non-profit school and all tuition fees go towards developing, nurturing and educating our students. 

By making a contribution, you will be joining the many students, parents, faculty/staff, alumni and friends already making invaluable philanthropic support to our school. Your donation, irrespective of amount, will make a profound statement of support. Please join us, make a difference today!

Warm wishes,
Yoojin Um
Director of Advancement

Director of Advancement
Seoul Foreign School

“I give to the annual fund because I love the history of this school, but I also believe in its future.”

SFS Donor

Seoul Foreign School has 7 categories of giving, and recognizes the generous contributions made by all donors in School Banner publications, Annual Report, and website during the fiscal year.


The Heritage Club

Recognizes individuals who contribute 100 million won or more.

The 1912 Society

Recognizes those individuals who contribute 50 million won or more.

Millennium Club

Recognizes those individuals who contribute between 10 million and 49.9 million won.

Red & Black Club

Recognizes those individuals who contribute between 5 million and 9.9 million won.

The Crest Club

Recognizes those individuals who contribute between 1 million and 4.9 million won.

Centennial Club

Recognizes those individuals who contribute between 100,000 and 999,000 won.

The Legacy Club

Recognizes those individuals who contribute up to 99,000 won.

Why Give?

To further opportunities for our students

The Annual Fund provides additional resources to help continue the tradition of excellence at SFS. It gives the school more opportunities to provide enriched and enhanced learning programs.

The Annual Fund can further develop the school’s academic and extracurricular programs through facility upgrades, faculty training, and service learning opportunities.

Please join us in realizing another solid year of support and participation towards our 11th year of the SFS Annual Fund.

In years past, the Annual Fund was designated to the below programs:


2018 - 2019

Equipment for Multimedia Recording Studio

2017 - 2018

Upgrades to the British School playground

2016 - 2017

Climbing Wall in UAC

2015 - 2016

Equipment for Playgrounds and Physical Activities

2014 - 2015

Secondary Media Centre

2013 - 2014

World Languages (Mandarin)

2012 - 2013

1:1 Laptop Program

2011 - 2012

Centennial Welcome Centre

2010 - 2011

Financial Aid

2009 - 2010

Financial Aid

The Annual Fund will remain an annual priority for SFS for years to come. We cordially invite all parents, grandparents, alumni, faculty, and friends to help us enhance and enrich our students’ learning experiences.

The Annual Fund

Going strong since 2009

The Annual Fund provides financial resources beyond tuition revenue to provide more enriched and enhanced learning opportunities.

The Annual Fund further supports

academic programs

extra-curricular programs

service learning programs

faculty training

facility upgrades

A strong Annual Fund ensures the high quality education and comprehensive programs SFS students deserves. Tuition covers only part of a well-rounded SFS education and Annual Fund fills the gap by supporting wide-ranging programs in the current school year.

We value your support and participation. Please click HERE to view the 2019-2020 Annual Fund Brochure.