About the Glen Ridge Educational Foundation
The Glen Ridge Educational Foundation enhances educational opportunities and promotes community involvement in the Glen Ridge public schools. The organization attracts private financial and other resources to help the Glen Ridge School District trial and implement programs that elevate student achievement in today’s competitive world. This not-for-profit group is endorsed by, though independent of, the Glen Ridge School District. Led by corporate and community leaders, the organization identifies, incubates and funds innovative teaching and learning programs that the school budget does not have the leeway to address. Over the last 20 years the Foundation has granted more than $1.3 million dollars to projects and programs in the Glen Ridge Public Schools.
Two Decades of Funding Projects for All Glen Ridge Students
For more than 20 years, the GREF has raised over $1,300,000 to fund projects that affect students of every age in all disciplines. These projects include: