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Searching for Next Executive Director

HCEF is Hiring an 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...

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HCEF Celebrates 35 Years

On the 35th Anniversary of our founding, we didn’t want to let the month of October slip by without marking the occasion and once again recognizing our donors who do so much to ensure continued educational excellence in Henderson County. Established in October of...

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HCEF Continues to Invest in HCPS’ Most Vulnerable Students

Thanks to the generosity of several donors, the Henderson County Education Foundation will again be able to provide much-needed discretionary funds to students in need. On Tuesday, HCEF presented checks totaling $23,000 to principals, supporting 23 Henderson County...

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Annual Golf Classic Raises Thousands for Public Education

The Henderson County Education Foundation held its 15th Annual Golf Classic Tournament on Oct. 11th, raising over $40,000 to support and enhance the educational experience for all Henderson County students and teachers. “We are deeply grateful for the players, donors,...

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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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