WEF News

Tourniquets, Technology Help Strengthen District’s Comprehensive Safety Program

Date: Friday, November 22, 2019
Category: WEF in the News
Summary: Thanks to a grant from the Ohio Health Foundation, the Westerville City School District (WCSD) is now able to provide high-quality tourniquets in all EJAM Go Buckets, which contain various safety resources for emergency situations and are located in every classroom in the district. WEF provided Payton McCarthy with seed funding for her idea and we're thrilled to see it implemented across the District now! more…

WEF Funds Fall Grants for Westerville Schools

Date: Friday, November 22, 2019
Category: Announcements
Summary: The Westerville Education Foundation (WEF) today announced the funding of 16 grants for innovative programs to enhance education in Westerville City Schools. These grants invest $19,623 in projects that will reach thousands of students throughout the district. Additional support from Alliance Data also funded $3,730 in grants targeted toward after-school programs for English Learners. These grants are being provided separately from the WEF’s traditional Grants program. more…

2019 WEF Spring Grant Recipients

Date: Friday, May 24, 2019
Category: Press Releases

Westerville Education Foundation’s Artful Affair Raises more than $95,000

Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Category: WEF in the News
Summary: The Westerville Education Foundation (WEF) announced that the community raised more than $95,000 over the weekend at An Artful Affair, Presented by Education First Credit Union, Mount Carmel St. Ann’s and Alliance Data. This funding will support innovative programming in Westerville City Schools. Nearly 250 attendees gathered at the Lakes Golf and Country Club on April 27 for this gala event, which included live and silent art auctions, live music, food, drinks and fun. More than $4,000 was raised from the sale of artwork created by local celebrities and community leaders. Pieces created by Mayor Craig Treneff, Council Chair Michael Heyeck and Dr. Nancy Nestor-Baker of the Westerville Board of Education each raised approximately $800. This funding will go to the WEF’s newly formed Westerville Student Education Foundation (WSEF). The link to the video created by the students of the WSEF can be viewed at https://youtu.be/4RaZKsQ2rvI. more…

An Artful Affair to help Westerville Education Foundation grow

Date: Tuesday, April 23, 2019
Category: WEF in the News

ThisWeek News: Westerville Education Foundation Leaders hope brush strokes yield bids

Date: Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Category: WEF in the News

ThisWeek News: Aquariums funded by WEF Catching on at Westerville North

Date: Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Category: WEF in the News

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