Category Archives: News
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Retired Penn Manor teacher Sherilyn Schock passed away recently after a courageous fight with cancer. Sherilyn taught fourth and fifth grades at Creswell and Letort Elementary Schools for 30 years until retiring in 2002. Upon her retirement, she faithfully volunteered … Continue reading
It’s not too early to register for the 2017 PMEF Charity Golf Scramble, scheduled for June 13 at Meadia Heights Country Club in Lancaster. The event includes a round of golf with cart, sleeve of golf balls, hot lunch, beverages … Continue reading
Please join us as we raise a glass and help support the new Strong & Healthy Families initiative Jan. 10, during a Celebrity Bartender Night at Copper Hill Public House at Crossgates. Don’t miss these local “celebrities” behind the bar: 5-6 … Continue reading
Many thanks to Jerome H. Rhoads Inc., which recently presented a $2,500 check to the Education Foundation through the state Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) program. Rhoads has been a longtime EITC participant and has helped fund innovative grants to … Continue reading
Robin Jeffers, a 2000 graduate of Penn Manor High School, has joined the Penn Manor Education Foundation board of directors. Robin lives in Washington Boro with her husband, Joshua, and their two young children, Lily and Conner. The family enjoys … Continue reading
Penn Manor Education Foundation has approved nearly $48,000 worth of classroom Venture Grants to fund innovative teaching methods, materials and programs for students at all Penn Manor Schools for 2016-2017. The grants range from $64 for geography games for Central … Continue reading
Many thanks to the 90-plus donors who pledged $7,463 to PMEF during the Extraordinary Give. The November 18 online donation drive generated a whopping $7.2 million for local nonprofits in just 24 hours! The Foundation is thrilled to have the … Continue reading
Many thanks to Waste Management, which recently presented a $3,000 check to the Education Foundation through the state Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) program. Waste Management has been a longtime EITC participant and has helped fund innovative grants to improve … Continue reading
The fall 2016 Focus newsletter has been published, with stories on our new Strong & Healthy Families initiative, changes in board leadership and updates on our grant-funded classroom projects. Click here to read it!