Philanthropy, Voluntarism, and Grantmaking

Needham Education Foundation Inc

Making Learning Come Alive

NEEDHAM, MA

Mission

The NEF raises funds and awards grants to promote innovation and excellence in education for Needham public school students. By funding leading-edge programs that are outside of normal and expected public funding, the NEF enhances the curriculum and provides an important means for teachers, parents and students to learn, experiment and explore.

Ruling Year

1990

Co-President

Joanna Herrera

Co-President

Seema Meloni

Main Address

P.O. Box 920145

NEEDHAM, MA 02492 USA

Keywords

Education, Innovation, Needham, Grants, Enrichment

EIN

04-3088148

 Number

2922424604

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Community Foundations (T31)

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Needham Education Foundation Inc

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

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CEO OVERSIGHT

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ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

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BOARD COMPOSITION

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BOARD PERFORMANCE

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