SOMERS EDUCATION FOUNDATION
Supporting Education for our Future
GOALS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
- 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!