Manchester Township Educational Foundation
Rating: 5 stars 6 reviews
Issues: Education, Philanthropy
Location: Manchester NJ 08759 USA
Results: We have provided over $100,000 in grants and donations to support our students in the classroom including iPads, Kindles, digital projectors, interactive whiteboards, musical instruments, anti-bullying program, science demonstration camera, and more. We have also awarded over $60,000 in scholarships to MTHS graduates.
Target demographics: Manchester Public School students
Geographic areas served: Manchester Township, NJ and Lakehurst, NJ
Programs: Scholarships, Classroom Mini-Grants, Technology & Other Donations to our schools
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MTEF is dedicated to improving the educational experiences of Manchester students. A volunteer board of directors, along with some great volunteers, have made great strides toward this goal. Over the past six years, our Educational Foundation has hosted Golf Outings, Fall Raffles and other fundraisers to raise funds to support our students and our schools. MTEF has provided $23,000 for Classroom Mini-Grants (computers, iPads, Kindle tablets, projectors, books, math programs, digital cameras, and more); has donated $38,000 for technology equipment (computers, interactive whiteboards, projectors, MOBI interactive computer tablets) and in support of our current technology project to install WiFi in our district schools. MTEF has partnered with generous community businesses, organizations and individuals to provide over $60,000 in scholarships to our graduates, provided funds for class trips, and more! All of this has been accomplished with a handful of dedicated volunteers, and with community support, over the past six years. I am proud to be a member of this organization, and grateful for the opportunity to serve with like-minded volunteer members, to support our Manchester students.
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