An MEF grant funded the purchase of 24 laptops and a cart for the Madison High School Physics Department. 

MEF and the Madison Music Association co-funded a grant to purchase 75 Wenger Posture music chairs for the strings and orchestra programs at all three elementary schools.

Martha Witt is an author of short fiction and young adult novels and recently visited the MHS Creative Writing and AP Fiction classes to discuss her first novel, Broken as Things Are.

The Madison 5K Run/Walk/Kids' Fun Runs is a community-wide event that takes place on the first Sunday of May and attracts running enthusiasts, walkers and families with young children.

The Dodger Online, the online MHS newspaper, was launched through a grant to purchase 10 Apple iMac computers for the high school journalism lab.

The Museum of Early Trades and Crafts exhibit “Orphan to Apprentice: Child Labor in the Pre-Industrial Era” was brought to 6th graders at MJS through a grant from MEF.  

During the fall, 5th graders at CAS learn about pond life through hands-on experiences.  

The TJS Physical Education department was awarded a grant to purchase Indo Balance Board Trainers, an oval wooden board balanced on a hard plastic roller. 

Student artists at Kings Road School have benefited from the installation of an Art Gallery Wall funded by a grant from the MEF.

At Madison High School, the Fine Art Digital Imaging program, led by teacher Shannon Lavelle, received a grant to purchase 14 MacBooks and 14 cameras.  

Children's book writer and illustrator, Tedd Arnold, spent a day with students at Central Avenue School.  

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Events

The Madison 5K Run/Walk/Kids' Fun Runs is a wonderful way to support the work of the Madison Education Foundation.  Proceeds from this event will fund teacher-initiated enrichment grants at all five Madison District schools.  Whether you are a serious runner or a family with young children, this event offers something for everyone.  To register for this year's event, please click here.  We thank our very generous sponsors who made the 2013 event a huge success. 

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Grants

Grants are the lifeblood of the MEF. Click here to see how students benefit from the generosity of individuals and local companies.