Fair Funding Initiative Unanimously Approved by FPE Board of Directors

Dear Partners in Education, How the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania equitably funds education for the 1.7 million students in the 500 school districts in the state is an incredibly important issue which will affect future generations. It continues to be discussed in virtually every community as we search for the answer to how best to prepare our students for the future, …

Foundation Footprints Fall 2015

Dear Friends of Pottstown School District, The Foundation for Pottstown Education is a 501c3 non-profit organization.  The purpose of the Foundation is to provide opportunities for children in the Pottstown School District not afforded by the school district budget. Please consider giving to this worthwhile cause.  Foundation funding initiatives are included in this newsletter. Michelle A. Drager, MS, APR Executive Director …

Myra Forrest leaving education foundation post in September

This article originally appeared on the Pottstown Mercury News, By Evan Brandt, The Mercury POTTSTOWN >> After decades of service to area schools, Myra Forrest will retire in September from the Foundation for Pottstown Education. Her departure comes after a multi-faceted career that unfolded in several local districts, in different roles, and also included 17 years as the executive director of the Pottstown …

Harlem Wizard’s Assemblies

In preparation for the March 27, 2015 fundraiser, we wanted to share some photos from the assemblies that took place at the schools. If you haven’t gotten your tickets yet, it’s not too late!

Foundation for Pottstown Education Program and Event Sponsors February 2015

Thank you to the following companies and foundations for their support and sponsorship of Foundation for Pottstown Education programs and events: $100,000 AND ABOVE   $60,000 AND ABOVE   $40,000 AND ABOVE     $15,000 AND ABOVE   $5,000 AND ABOVE   $4,000 AND ABOVE   $2,000 AND ABOVE   $1,000 AND ABOVE   $500 AND ABOVE   $175 AND ABOVE