2016 – 2017 Grants announced

November 2016

These seventeen grants have been awarded for the 2016–2017 school year, totaling $11,576.85. We will consider 2017–2018 grants in Fall 2017.

Check the complete list here.


SEF Trivia Night 2016 Results!

“Three-peat” didn’t.

Neither “Last Place” nor “Last for Sure” lost.

And we all think Sandy secretly LOVES Bob’s Green Shirt.

See all the results here.


2017 Community Service Award Announced

THE SHREWSBURY EDUCATION FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES 2016-2017 COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD RECIPIENT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE/ October 21, 2016

Dan MorgadoShrewsbury, MA – The Shrewsbury Education Foundation (SEF) is pleased to announce its annual Community Service Award. Shrewsbury Town Manager, Daniel J. Morgado, will join a stellar list of past recipients which include State Representative Hannah Kane, the late Ted Coghlin, Mark Murray, Tom Kennedy, Dr. Joseph Sawyer, and Beth Casavant. Mr. Morgado will formally receive this honor at the foundation’s Annual Awards and Recognitions Dinner which takes place Saturday, January 21, 2017 at Cyprian Keyes Golf Club in Boylston.

Mr. Morgado has worked in municipal administrative offices since 1978, first as Executive Secretary to the Selectmen of Swansea, before first coming the Shrewsbury briefly as an Administrative Assistant to the long-time Town Manager, Richard Carney. He then served as Town Administrator in three towns: first Blackstone, then Easton, and finally Grafton. In 1997 he returned to Shrewsbury to succeed Carney as Town Manager, becoming only the third person holding the job since the position was created in 1953.

 

Read more here.


Thank You!

Brennan, Kennedy, Bazydlo

Alice Brennan, with former Director of Human Resources Thomas Kennedy, and Spring Street Principal Bryan Mabie at the 2012 SEF Awards Dinner.

… to the Family of Alice Brennan for naming the Shrewsbury Education Foundation as a beneficiary of donations in her memory.  Alice Brennan was a long-time Shrewsbury Educator until her retirement as Principal of the Beal Early Childhood Center.  The entire Shrewsbury community and beyond mourned her passing on April 7, 2016 ( see her obituary here ).  It is a tremendous honor to be named as a beneficiary and the Shrewsbury Education Foundationthank her family for considering us.

If you, or your organization, want to help our mission to fund grants that put resources and programs directly into the classroom, send your contribution to SEF, 55 Gulf Street, Shrewsbury MA 01545.


Thank You!

SHS facade… to the Shrewsbury High School Class of 2018 for their recent donation to the Shrewsbury Education Foundation.  The SEF was named as a beneficiary of a share of the profits of their 5K Walk/Run held on May 1, 2016.

“It was our honor to help support the SEF through this event and we truly appreciate everything you do to support Shrewsbury classrooms and educators.”

If you, or your organization, want to help our mission to fund grants that put resources and programs directly into the classroom, send your contribution to SEF, 55 Gulf Street, Shrewsbury MA 01545.