“CEF Celebrates 30 Years”
March 14, 2019
This year the Chesterfield Education Foundation celebrates 30 years of support for the students, teachers and schools of Chesterfield County. Take a look at our 30 years by the numbers.
- Hosted 10 BRAVO! Award Ceremonies honoring 61 outstanding CCPS graduates.
- Managed and distributed 14 Scholarship funds in support of our graduating seniors.
- Distributed over 19,000 new self-selected books to students in grades 3-5 who are participating in the Chesterfield S.T.A.R. (Summer Time Access to Reading) program.
- For the 2018/19 school year, MEGA Mentors has 150 volunteers serving 600 students in 10 schools in Chesterfield County. Over the last ten years hundreds of volunteers have donated thousands of volunteer hours as mentors.
- Collected over $10,000 worth of school supplies ANNUALLY for schools and students in need.
- Awarded over 100 MCD Innovation Grants totaling close to $500,000.
- Distributed thousands of dollars’ worth of free school supplies and equipment through the CRAYONS to COMPUTERS Store.
- Reinvested over $2 million in Chesterfield County schools, teachers and students in direct program.
- Remained 100% committed to our mission to provide equitable education opportunities and encourage innovation in the classroom for all Chesterfield County students.