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  • Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible purchases to NEF.
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Participate in an event

  • Taste for Education
  • Community Spelling Bee


Host an Event

  • We are thrilled to have individuals or businesses host friend-raiser parties for NEF. We will attend and provide a presentation or just answer questions.

  • Any restaurant interested in hosting a Happy Hour or benefit for NEF is welcome to do so.

  • We want to partner with other organizations so please reach out.


Annual Appeal

  • We send a letter every December, by email and snail mail, asking for support. Contributors are welcome to donate at any time.



  • Mentors who are willing to guide a student through the process of becoming college/career ready

  • Participate on a fundraising committee and help with an event


How Effective is NEF?

  • Under 13% of funds are spent on management/administration of the organization

  • In the 2 years we’ve held College Planning Forums, we’ve served over 250 people

  • Almost 150 adults attended our Community Conversation on the Common Core

  • Over 4000 people receive our email newsletter with an average open rate of 20%

  • All 19 schools receive NEF Tech Coaches who provide ongoing professional development to teachers

  • 18 Classroom Innovation Grants funded in 201; 8 were STEM related

  • Approximately 100 teachers participated in our Summer Technology Training Academy