The Naperville Education Foundation (NEF) raises and grants funds for programs that enhance and enrich the educational experience of Naperville School District 203 students.
 
With the generous support of foundations, businesses, educational professionals and individual donors, NEF is able to provide financial resources that increase learning opportunities by supplementing school district budgets. NEF encourages creativity, innovation and excellence in our students by helping to insure that every student in the district can take advantage of opportunities to make the most of their education.
facebook.gif
Founders Classic Golf Outing
Annual Appreciation Breakfast
Building a Passion Breakfast
Yuks for Youth
Naperville Marathon
nef001056.gif nef001054.gif nef001052.gif nef001050.gif
Sponsors
Donors
nef001048.gif nef001046.gif
If you have any questions, please contact Ann at (630) 420-3086 or nef@naperville203.org
Click here to receive
NEF's e-newsletters!
NEF's Kid Booster is an emergency fund for the most dire issues that keep a child from learning effectively. 
Learn more >
NEF helps fund inspirational enrichment programs or expand existing programs created by 203 teachers, parents and students. Each year, 30-50 grants are awarded in the categories of Literacy, Math/Science, Fine Arts, Health/Physical Education and Cultural Studies. 
Learn more >
NEF helped create and fund Study Skills Academies in each of the Naperville School District 203 schools.The Academies give students a boost with homework, additional learning strategies and time from a skilled educator. The Study Skills Academies have been credited with helping raise standardized test scores in the District. 
Learn more >
NEF provides a conduit for individuals or their families to fund and administer endowment or memorial funds from personal gifts or community contributions. These restricted funds are used to support specific grants or provide students scholarships or awards based on the wishes of the contributors. 
Learn more >
How NEF Helps Students
© 2009-2015 Naperville Education Foundation
203 W. Hillside Road, Naperville, IL 60540-6589
nef001037.jpg nef001036.jpg
Shop on Amazon.com?
Amazon will donate .5% of your purchase to NEF!

Click here for information!
New NEF Annual Grant Stories!
nef001029.gif nef001025.gif nef001021.gif
Save the dates for these upcoming NEF events:
TEAM NEF at
Naperville Marathons
November 8, 2015
nef001017.gif nef001013.gif
Yuks for Youth
January 23, 2016
DAYS TO GO!!!
Interested in being a sponsor?
Click here for info!!!
nef001003.jpg
Grant Proposal Writing Workshop

The Naperville Education Foundation (NEF) is now accepting registrations for its 14th annual, free “Grant Proposal Writing Workshop” to be held on Thursday, October 15, 2015, from 9:00-11:00 a.m. with a repeat session from 3:30-5:30 p.m. The workshop will take place at Naperville School District 203’s Administrative Center, 203 W. Hillside, Naperville, IL.

This nuts-and-bolts workshop provides attendees with basic information needed to prepare a high-quality grant proposal. Topics will include: project development, crafting a needs statement, evaluation methods and building a budget. There will be time set aside for small group discussion, learning from one another, and networking. Advice will also be given on how to complete the
NEF Annual Grant Award application which is due on February 1, 2016.

For more information about the Grant Proposal Writing Workshop or NEF, please send an email to nef@naperville203.org.