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Hiring: HCEF Executive Director

The Henderson County Education Foundation (HCEF) Board of Directors is searching for the next Executive Director to lead the organization. We are looking for a leader whose values match those of HCEF: a champion of public education, strong collaborator, smart steward...

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Discover STEM Camp :: Jennifer’s Story

Thanks to the Education Foundation’s Discover STEM camp funded by the Pisgah Health Foundation, one high school sophomore has realized she has a knack for programming. Jennifer is a student of the Henderson County Early College and she attended the high school STEM...

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HCEF Announces New Board Members

The Henderson County Education Foundation (HCEF) welcomes four new members to its Board of Directors: Christine (Chris) Becker, Dale Salvaggio Bradshaw, Sergio Fernandez and Ulises Vega de la Mora. 2021-2022 HCEF Board President, Jessica Collins, says, “We are...

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2021 HCEF Scholarship Awards

2021 HCEF Scholarship Awards

The Henderson County Education Foundation (HCEF) is proud to announce the scholarship recipients for the 2021 graduating class. The HCEF Scholarship Committee awarded 24 scholarships totaling $37,500.  “Each year the volunteer HCEF scholarship committee is beyond...

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HCEF to Induct Three into Education Hall of Fame

Hendersonville, NC – The Henderson County Education Foundation (HCEF) is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2021 Education Hall of Fame.  Each year, individuals who have demonstrated measurable influence or made significant contributions to the growth and...

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Celebrating 2021 Education Hall of Fame

For the past five years the Henderson County Education Foundation has held its annual Education Celebration event to induct the new Education Hall of Fame class and honor outstanding educators in Henderson County Public Schools. While we do not plan to hold a virtual...

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Sixth-Annual Food For Thought Event: Covid Edition

The Henderson County Education Foundation (HCEF) will host its sixth-annual Food for Thought event January 18 through January 24. The community is invited to dine-in or take-out at local, participating establishments that have participated in the annual event over the...

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HCEF Announces Scholarships for 2021 Graduates

The Henderson County Education Foundation (HCEF) announces the opening of their Scholarship portal for 2021 graduates on Tuesday, November 17, 2020. HCEF offers 26 scholarships totaling over $45,000 available to graduating seniors in Henderson County. The generosity...

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