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FAQ

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What does the Foundation Fund do?

The Foundation’s mission is to support educational excellence in the Princeton Public Schools.  Serving as a bridge between our community and the schools, the Princeton Education Foundation encourages private philanthropy to enhance public education for students at all levels.

Where are we located?

The Foundation’s office is located at 25 Valley Road Princeton, New Jersey 08540.

Who do we serve?

The Foundation serves the students K-12 at the Princeton Public School District.

Who can apply for a grant?

The superintendent, administrators, department heads and teachers within the Princeton Public School are eligible to apply for grants from PEF.

How is the Foundation Funded?

The Foundation is funded 100% by donations from parents, alumni, local businesses, and various friends of Princeton throughout the calendar year. We also receive donations through our various events, particularly the Annual Appeal.

Does the Foundation receive District funds?

The Foundation is funded 100% by donations from parents, alumni, local businesses, and various friends of Princeton throughout the calendar year. We also receive donations through our various events, particularly the Annual Appeal.

Does the Foundation receive State funding?

The Foundation does not receive funding from the State of New Jersey.

How can I help or donate?

There are many ways to help the Foundation. Each person connected with Princeton has one of three things they can offer. Their, time, their talent, or their treasure. Some people choose to offer more than one; some can offer all three. If you are inclined to help the Foundation by giving your time and/or talent, please email president@pefnj.org. If you would like to donate your treasure, you can click here. For question related to larger donations, you may email president@pefnj.org or treasurer@pefnj.org You may also keep us in mind as you are estate planning or developing your will