Show Your Gratitude!

Send Spring Gratitude Gifts: make a donation to HEF and the staff member of your choice gets a special ‘H’ cookie along with your personal message. Order deadline May 15. It’s easy! Just click here to order online, or download an order form here.

Note these upcoming HEF events, too:

  • Announcement of Spring Grant awards (beginning of May)
  • Rock ‘n Royal, Saturday, September 9th (read about last fall’s fun event)

Full STEAM Ahead

full steam ahead

This year’s Special Appeal will fund the third year of our exciting Full STEAM Ahead project. Read more about it here. View the 2 1/2 minute video here. And it’s not too late to make a donation and take part in this important initiative.

Just Wow!!!

bash-mardi-gras-logo-2017On February 25, a sell-out crowd celebrated Mardi Gras and raised over $182,000 for our schools and our kids! THANK YOU to everyone who contributed to making this evening a success — the attendees, the volunteers, and our generous sponsors.

Read more about Royal Bash 2017  and enjoy the fun photos here.

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.

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.

Year in Review

Annual report 2015-2016

Click here to read a great summary of our year — highlights, grants, and a big thank you to our donors.

And click here to read our Fall 2016 Newsletter.

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