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Welcome to our new and improved Web site. You’ll find the latest and greatest HEF news here. Plus, we’re busily mining our archives to populate this new site with our rich history of grants, activities, volunteers and more. We welcome your thoughts and suggestions as we continue to build this site. Thanks for visiting!

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Our third annual street dance to kick off the school year is Saturday, September 12 from 6:30 to 11:30 pm at Hopkins Center for the Arts. Join us for a great time! Learn more.

Five Grants!

Thanks pictureWe are excited to announce our Spring 2015 grants focused on student-driven learning, engaging projects and activities, and fewer passive lectures – all across the curriculum. Read more.

Special Appeal

Full STEAM Ahead imageThis year marks the kickoff of an exciting three-year HEF initiative supporting Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math in our schools. Read more.


Royal Bash 2015 LogoOn February 28, more than 350 people enjoyed a fun-filled HEF birthday celebration. What a great way to support our schools! Read more.

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