Tompkins Vist Bank Supports The Foundation For Pottstown Education With An Eitc Donation

Tompkins VIST Bank recently supported the work of the Foundation for Pottstown Education through funding in conjunction with the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC). The check for $3,000 will support the STEAM Program in the Pottstown School District. EITC is a program providing tax credits to eligible businesses contributing to a Scholarship Organization, an Educational Improvement Organization, and/or a …

Foundation for Pottstown Education Announces Annual Support Campaign

For the first time in the 33 year history of the Foundation for Pottstown Education, an Annual Support Campaign is being formalized. The goal of this year’s campaign is to not only raise $75,000 but also to raise awareness of what the Foundation does for the students of the Pottstown School District. Dr. Tracey Brown, President of the Foundation states …

Annual Dinner & Musical Gala

Annual Dinner & Musical Gala Saturday, March 3rd Mocktails, Dinner, and Silent Auction beginning at 4:30 PM Musical at 7:00 PM Pottstown HS Cafeteria & Davenport Performing Arts Center Tickets are $60 per person with proceeds benefiting: Foundation for Pottstown Education (portion of the ticket is tax deductable) Contact : Joe Rusiewicz at 610-970-6616 or jrusiewicz@pottstownk12.org Download March Musical Gala details here.

Pottstown Pride Mixer

Picture: L-R David Charles, Chris Golden, Cordilia Arcay, Joe Rusiewicz, Howard Brown On Wednesday November 22, the Pottstown Pride Society, a subcommittee of the Foundation for Pottstown Education held an Alumni Mixer.  The mixer was held at @107.  More than 60 people turned out for this first ever event and had a great time sharing stories of their school days, …

Foundation for Pottstown Education Announces Annual Support Campaign

For the first time in the 33 year history of the Foundation for Pottstown Education, an Annual Support Campaign is being formalized.  The goal of this year’s campaign is to not only raise $75,000 but also to raise awareness of what the Foundation does for the students of the Pottstown School District. Dr. Tracey Brown, President of the Foundation states …

Rupert 4th Grade Completes Ropes Course Tour

Through funding provided by the Foundation for Pottstown Education more than 70 fourth grade students from Rupert Elementary School visited the brand new low ropes course at Althouse Arboretum.  The low ropes course is designed to encourage leadership, expand communication skills, promote self-discovery, and increase self-esteem. Each program is tailored to your groups specific needs based on ages and abilities of the …

PHS Cross Country Team Camp

Pottstown High School Cross Country Team was able to participate in a training camp this past summer thanks to donation provided by the Foundation for Pottstown Education. Twenty five athletes and two of their coaches attended Camp Canadensis in the Poconos spending four days training, kayaking, rock climbing and accumulating more than 30 miles of running. It was not all …

Name the Newsletter Contest Winner Announced

Matthew Zaborsky, Joe Rusiewicz and Mr. David Maybre The Foundation for Pottstown Education has a new name for its quarterly newsletter thanks to Pottstown Middle School student, Matthew Zaborsky.  Beginning with the Fall 2017 edition, the publication will be named Pottstown Education News, PEN. One of Matt’s teacher, Mr. Maybry, encouraged two of his Middle School classes to enter the …

Gulati Family Foundation Provides Funding for Leadership Development

Through a donation from the Gulati Family Foundation to the Foundation for Pottstown Education, the Rupert Fourth Grade visited the brand new low ropes course at Althouse Arboretum to participate in a low ropes course. The low ropes course is designed to encourage leadership, expand communication skills, promote self-discovery, and increase self-esteem. Chuck Gulati, member of the Gulati Family Foundation Board and President …