Veni, Vidi, Vici!  Thanks to a grant from MEF, the 7th Graders of MJS came, saw, and conquered the Metropolitan Museum of Art!  

The 2014 Madison 5K was a tremendous success due to the support of our generous sponsors.

Elementary school students enjoy creating projects with clay supplied through a grant from MEF.

David Biedrzycki, author and illustrator of children’s books, met with students from Central Avenue School.


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

MEF is thankful for our volunteers!

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.

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. 

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.  

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Our MEF Gala will be held on Friday, November 14th from 7:30pm - 10:30pm at The Madison Hotel.  Please Save the Date for this wonderful evening co-chaired by MEF Volunteer Jen Groller and MEF Trustee Phyllis Watson.




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