Fall 2016 Grants —
Jumping the $2.5M Hurdle!

$2.5M check grants fall 2016This fall, HEF gave 17 grant awards totaling more than $46,000 for projects in Hopkins Schools. With these grants, we reached the important milestone of awarding more than $2.5 million in grants! Read more.

We encourage you to explore the hundreds of grants HEF has awarded. You can view them by school, by curriculum area, or by year.

Show Your Gratitude

gratitude-popped-image-logo-card-webpageSend thanks to Hopkins teachers and staff by December 12th with Gratitude Gifts. For your tax-deductible donation of $25 or more to HEF, we’ll hand-deliver your personal message and a treat. Get all the details and order here.

Or for a donation of just $5, order a Star Card for a teacher or staff member here.

Make a Match with Us

charitable giving graphicTis the season for employee giving campaigns. Many corporations give you the option to designate specific organizations of your choice. Please consider designating HEF. Our tax id is 41-1808042. If you need help, contact our office.

Investing Throughout the District

2015.16 Map of GrantsWondering where our HEF grant $ go? To every corner of the district. Check out our district map to find out how your school is doing as a grant recipient. And get a quick geography lesson on the rest of the district as well.

Save the Date!

bash-mardi-gras-logo-2017We’re already hard at work planning next year’s event. We sold out this year, so we’ve expanded to a bigger venue in 2017.  Mark your calendars now for February 25, 2017. Watch for more information coming soon; tickets go on sale here on January 9th.
Learn more about our 2016 Royal Bash here.  We’d love to have you join our planning committee for 2017!  Here’s how you can contact us.

A Great Evening!

Rock-n-Royal logo 2016

The weather was outstanding for our fourth annual Rock-n-Royal event on Saturday, September 10. 381 members of the community joined us for socializing and dancing in downtown Hopkins to kick off the school year.  Learn more here. See the pictures here.


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