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One BIG Event!

This is the annual CEF fall fundraiser. Please join us for a fun-filled evening to support the teachers and students!

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Cascade Education Foundation

We execute our mission through strategic relationship building, fundraising, and non-profit business operations/management. This work takes time, knowledge and dedication from our Board.

Some of the most recently awarded grants

The CEF One BIG Grant Cycle will provide teachers with the opportunity to apply for grants (big and small) that will have the highest impact in their classrooms.


Establishing kinesthetic learning environments in our middle school classrooms as an alternative to traditional desks because movement stimulates learning.


Creating a preschool library at Kodiak Cubs so our early learners can borrow age-appropriate books from their classroom.


Providing educational gear like snap circuit sets, Lego robotics kits, iPads & more to enrich maker spaces & group learning in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math.


Granting financial support to continue the experiential & outdoor learning opportunities for our students at the Wenatchee River Institute.


Replacing equipment like snowshoes & Nordic ski boots; purchasing scooters for teaching safety on wheels. Our students learn ways to stay active outdoors.


Continuing the Advancement Via Individual Determination program to “close the achievement gap by preparing all students for college readiness and success.”