Endowment Donations

​​Supporting Education for our Future


  • The 10 year goal was to have $250,000 in the endowment.  SEF exceeded that goal in 2014 by having $310,000 in the endowment.  As of 6/30/2020, the endowment has reached $657,002.
  • SEF has awarded grants in excess of $522,000 in its first 15 years.
  • The Somers Education Foundation was named Best New Foundation of the Year in 2004 by the Connecticut Consortium of Education Foundations (CTCEF).
  • The Somers Education Foundation was named Foundation of the Year by the CTCEF in 2014.  There were 79 foundations in Connecticut at that time.
  • In March 2018, The Somers Education Foundation reached $1 million dollars in total impact between its endowment funds and grants awarded within the community.
  • The 20 year goal is to build the endowment to $1,000,000 while continuing to provide educational enhancement opportunities to every student in the Somers Public School System

The Somers Education Foundation is fifteen years old!  

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