The Needham Education Foundation is an independent community-based organization that raises funds for the enrichment of public school children in Needham, Mass. We fund grants that promote innovation and excellence from pre-kindergarten through high school.

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Save the Date - NEF SPELLING BEE!

A Needham tradition and our biggest fundraiser,
the 23rd Annual Spelling Bee will take place on Wednesday, April 9 at 7pm in the "A" gym at Needham High School.

We hope you will join us to cheer on the 40 teams who will be participating this year! This is a free event and refreshments will be served.

2013-2014 Large Grants Announced More ...

Fall 2013 Fall Small Grants Announced
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NEF Announces Multi-School
Grants and Express Grants

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NEF Awards Largest Grant To Date
NHS receives over $100k to launch interdisciplinary learning in 2013. More ...

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Small Grants Spring 2014

Applications are currently being reviewed, and grants will be awarded later this Spring.