News and Updates
Chelsea Education Foundation sets out to make a difference in the lives of Chelsea students by providing them with all the resources they need in order to succeed. We have gained recognition for all of our efforts — and we couldn’t be happier to share them with you. Read about all of our latest updates, and learn more about the projects we’re funding.
Did you know about these Chelsea Education Foundation supported projects?
December 19, 2018
Chelsea Education Foundation provided support to Chelsea teachers for projects and new initiatives for their classrooms throughout the year.
The foundation supported many Chelsea students with scholarships, helping them achieve their dreams through continuing education.
Below are some of the highlights:
2018 Gala. This year’s gala was the most successful in recent memory thanks to generous sponsors who helped CEF raise more than $42,000.
South Meadows Elementary recipient of large Chelsea Education Foundation grant
October 8, 2018
The Chelsea Education Foundation promised to announce a large grant at its fall fundraiser, and that’s exactly what happened on Oct. 4 at the Foundation’s Fall Fundraiser Breakfast at the Washington Education Center.
South Meadows Principal Stacie Battaglia, who was accompanied by a group of students from the school, talked about the goal to make the school’s “library” into a comfortable and inviting media center for students.
CEF Awards $25,500 in Scholarships in 2019
May 28, 2019
From Sun Times News
The CEF recently provided $25,500 to the schools for scholarships awarded through CEF. Money is raised through donations and the annual fundraiser held each March.
Since 2001, over 800 scholarships have been awarded through the CEF to students with outstanding academic performance. And also according to the CEF website, over 44, 000 students have received benefits from the foundation’s efforts and activities with over 500 grant programs funding a range of areas.