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HCEF Welcomes Newest Board Members

The Henderson County Education Foundation (HCEF) welcomes five new members to its Board of Directors: Lauren Bollen, Katie Rogers, Graham Fields, Dan Poeta, and Claudia Dalton. HCEF Board President, Jessica Collins, says, “We are thrilled to have each of these...

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HCEF’s Newest Scholarship Completes Successful First Year

Before becoming the first person to receive a scholarship from the brand new Grow our Own Initiative to further diversity in the Henderson County education workforce, Josh Strickland said that emotionally speaking, he wasn't in the greatest place. “I was living in...

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Rock on For Education, August 11th

Rock on For Education, August 11th

The Henderson County Education Foundation is Oklawaha Brewing Company's chosen "Nonprofit of the Month" all through August! The Brewery will donate 20% of sales during the August 11th Rock On For Education Event + a percentage of each pint sold throughout the month to...

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2022 HCEF Scholarship Awards

Henderson County Education Foundation Awards Thousands in Scholarships to 2021-2022 Graduating Class HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. (June 3, 2022) – The Henderson County Education Foundation (HCEF) is awarding 26 scholarships to the 2021-2022 graduating class, totaling $33,100....

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HCEF Names a Veteran Educator as its New Executive Director 

Henderson County Education Foundation Names a Veteran Educator as its New Executive Director  The Henderson County Education Foundation has named Peggy Marshall as its new Executive Director. A native of Hendersonville, Marshall will take over from Executive Director...

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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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