Welcome to the

Belchertown Education Foundation!

The Belchertown Education Foundation (BEF) is an independent, volunteer, non-profit organization committed to enriching the educational opportunities of students in Belchertown public schools. 

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Upcoming Events

Inaugural Fundraising Gala

Saturday, October 13, 2018 | 7 – 11 pm | Cold Spring Country Club
Belchertown, MA

UPDATE: We have great news! Due to the overwhelming response, we have made the decision to tent and heat the patio at Cold Spring Country Club. This space will allow us to have approximately 40 additional guests! If you are interested in attending but did not yet purchase or reserve tickets, please email us. See Inaugural Fundraising Gala for more information about this event.

Thank you to the corporate sponsors of the 2018 BEF Gala! Because of generous businesses like yours, we will be able to fund more projects to enrich the educational experience of Belchertown students.

Latest News

Belchertown Education Foundation Awards Over $7,800 in Grants
for Upcoming School Year

Four diverse projects have been funded, including an after school cooking program, a collaboration project funding a new instrument, a garden project, and contemporary classroom design to inspire critical thinking and problem-solving. These projects will soon impact hundreds of students at various grade levels in Belchertown Public Schools. “On behalf of the Belchertown Education Foundation Board of Directors, I share my gratitude to the donors who helped fund the Foundation’s first grants and convey my congratulations to our first grant recipients,” says Lesley Mugford, MD, President of the Belchertown Education foundation Board of Directors.

Learn more about the projects > Grants.