Thank you, community! Kudos to the performers and the audience participants.

The Solanco Education Foundation expresses its sincere appreciation to our wonderful community for the strong turnout at Saturday’s Christmas Concert held on December 1 in support of Solanco students and teachers! Local residents provided generous donations, even beyond the purchase of their tickets, that will be used by the Solanco Education Foundation to provide students with college scholarships, teachers with academic venture grants and other educational opportunities for all Solanco students.

The Crescendo Community Choir, the Solanco High School Jazz Band and Chorale, student musicians from our elementary, middle and high schools, and others provided an entertaining and memorable concert that filled the high school auditorium with the spirit of Christmas!

The Solanco Education Foundation (SEF) partners with residents and local businesses to generate funding that is used to provide students and teachers with innovative, exciting, and creative educational programs and opportunities. Since its inception in 2002, The SEF has awarded $400,000 in student scholarships, teacher venture grants and education programs. For more information, email SEF Executive Director Keith Kaufman, or call him at 786-5617.

Extraordinary Give Donors… Thank You! You Helped Us Raise Over $4,000.

52 Donors made a statement on Nov. 16. Solanco education is important! We look forward to using those donations wisely. $4,000 means 4 Scholarships for Senior High Students, or 8 Teacher Venture Grants, money to provide Baggie Books, or other spends to improve the educational opportunities of all Solanco students.

If you have an interest in supporting SEF all year long, consider donating on our online PayPal donation page. With the holidays approaching, consider using www.Smile.Amazon.com and specify Solanco Education Foundation as your charity of choice. Amazon returns .05% of eligible purchases back to SEF and it doesn’t cost you a cent more!

Thanks so much!

What is the Solanco Education Foundation?

The mission of the Solanco Education Foundation is to inspire greater academic achievement in the Solanco School District by working with the community to generate funding which provides students and teachers with innovative, exciting and creative educational programs and opportunities.

The top priority of the Solanco Education Foundation is to encourage educational excellence and academic enrichment for all students, kindergarten through 12th grade, in the Solanco School District.

The Solanco Education Foundation is a volunteer, non-profit organization that supports and enhances education in the Solanco School District by partnering with local residents, businesses, and organizations.

Since its founding in 2002, the Solanco Education Foundation has distributed over $300,000 for student scholarships, teacher venture grants, and education programs.

The Solanco Education Foundation has awarded:

  • More than $110,000 in Student Scholarships
  • Over 100 Teacher Venture Grants
  • More than $150,000 in EITC funding

Click here for a brochure about the Solanco Education Foundation.

 

About Us

The mission of the Solanco Education Foundation is to inspire greater academic achievement in the Solanco School District by working with the community to generate funding which provides students and teachers with innovative, exciting and creative educational programs and opportunities.

Contact Us

Get in touch with Solanco Education Foundation (SEF) by calling 717-786-5617 or fill out the form below.

For additional information, please contact SEF’s executive director Keith Kaufman: keith_kaufman@solanco.k12.pa.us

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Mission Statement:

The mission of the non-profit Solanco Education Foundation is to inspire greater academic achievement in the Solanco School District by working with the community to generate funding which provides students and teachers with innovative, exciting and creative educational programs and opportunities.


NEW: Amazon Smile lets you donate to SEF almost every time you make a purchase from Amazon.

If you shop Amazon, use smile.amazon.com and 0.5% of your eligible purchase is donated back to your favorite registered charity. SEF (Solanco Education Foundation) encourages you to select SEF as your charity of choice, but you also can select from many others too.

Important! How to use Amazon Smile

To get the donation, you must go to smile.amazon.com, use your existing Amazon email and password info, or create a new account. Then be sure to select “Your current charity” and search for Solanco Education Foundation. Several other Solanco groups are listed you may wish to consider.

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