On Tuesday, Nov. 28, give the gift of education. #GivingTuesday is a global movement to celebrate and encourage giving after Black Friday and Cyber Monday.
#GivingTuesday is the perfect time to take a break and reflect on what is most important.
The Newport Public Education Foundation is an all-volunteer nonprofit organization dedicated to the students of Newport Public Schools. Our mission is to support all children in our public schools by raising money to fund programs within the schools that are not otherwise funded through the school budget. We hope to increase our teacher and community grant awards next year, and your donation will help us achieve that goal.
We invite you to help us continue our mission.
The Newport Public Education Foundation has announced its 2017-2018 grant awards, totaling $21,000. All grant awards support an aspect of the recently adopted Newport Public Schools strategic plan, and awards and projects span all grade levels from kindergarten through 12th grade.
The following projects have received funding:
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2017-2018 NPEF Grant Application Now Open, Due Friday, October 13th
The Newport Public Education Foundation invites Newport Public School teachers and Community Organizations to apply for enrichment grants to support unique classroom learning experiences and opportunities for Newport Public Schools students.
Applications must be submitted online and are available at www.npef-ri.org. Grant funding is limited and is based on proposals and impact.
The Noreen Stonor Drexel Education Awards are selected annually and represent individuals and organizations that significantly contribute to the students of the Newport Public Schools. Currently, three awards and a scholarship are presented annually.
Nominations are now being solicited for an individual who represents a friend of education, an organization that represents a partner in education and and individual who represents an unsung hero of education.
These awards will be presented at this year’s An Evening for Education to be held Friday, June 2, 2017 at the Edward King House, 35 King Street, Newport, RI.
2017 Noreen Stonor Drexel Education Award Nomination Form