Flights of Fancy and Song, our 2014 signature event,
proved to be the perfect evening of fun and fundraising
for the 150 or so people attending.
The event, held on May 2 at Indian Springs Golf Course in
Middlefield, raised almost $4,000 to support CVEF’s grants
and programs, with 36 birdhouses auctioned.
CVEF Mission Statement
Coginchaug Valley Education Foundation
was founded in 2008 as an independent education foundation
The mission of CVEF is to promote excellence, innovation and creativity
in education for the community and to support life-long learning in Durham and Middlefield.
Sarah Atwell receives the 2014 Howard Kelley Award
On December 11th, Sarah Atwell was presented with the 2014 Howard Kelley Volunteer Award
at a reception held in her honor. Sarah exemplifies the mission of CVEF in support of
lifelong learning and echoes Howard Kelley’s commitment to the importance of community
involvement and spirit.
CVEF awarded the following 10 grants in 2014
The 2015 grants cycle will kick-off with a grants workshop in late winter. Applications will be due in the spring.
(Read more about each grant and see photos)
2013 Trivia Bee was fun for All
Twenty-two teams participated in the Trivia Bee on March 22 held in the full to capacity
Strong School gym.
Bee winners: O Been Wan Kenobees
Chris Balay, Dan Shoemaker, Trish Dynia, Lisa Alonso and David Turley
Fall 2014 Newsletter Now Available
Fall 2013 Newsletter Now Available
CVEF Spring 2012 Newsletter now available