donatectcefUpcoming Events

Spring Regional Workshops

Adapting to Change Within the District. CTCEF Roundtable Discussion. Tuesday, April 28, 2015, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm. Host: The Foundation for West Hartford Public Schools. Location: West Hartford.

3-D and Other Maker Activities in Libraries and Schools. CTCEF Workshop presented by the Westport Library. Saturday, May 16, 2015, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. Location: Westport.

Need Money? The 1-2-3 Secrets of Grant Writing. CTCEF Workshop. Tuesday, May 26, 2015, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm. Host: ACES Education Foundation. Location: Hamden.

Visit our events page for more details and registration.

CTCEF’s 16th Annual Conference for Education Foundations

Tuesday, September 29, 2015, 8:00 am to 2:00 pm. Keynote Speaker: William Brown, Director, Eli Whitney Museum. Location: Crowne Plaza Cromwell Hotel, Cromwell. See photos from CTCEF’s 15th Annual Conference.



CTCEF’s 15th Annual Conference, September 30, 2014

Handouts from Richard L. Schwab‘s keynote address, A Portrait of the Teaching Profession in the Era of Reform; Gary Attmore‘s workshop, Legal Check-Up: Bylaws and Other Organizational Matters; and Bob Serow’s fundraising workshop are now posted under Conference and Workshop Materials.

CTCEF Consulting Services for Education Foundations

CTCEF offers one-on-one consultations that are tailored to your particular concerns. Topics include Board Effectiveness, Grant-Writing , and others.

Technology Solutions for Education Foundations

greenleaf2CTCEF partners with Greenleaf Advancement to offer education foundations an affordable database management solution that is customized to meet your particular needs.

kilakwalogoCTCEF partners with Kilakwa Associates to offer a free Web site evaluation as well as Web site development, design, and management at a discounted rate for CTCEF Affiliates.

Thank You to Our Generous Contributors

Fairfield County Community Foundation for their Technology Development Grant
GE Foundation for their operating grant

willLogo William Caspar Graustein Memorial Fund for their ongoing support for our annual conference


The Connecticut Consortium of Education Foundations (CTCEF) facilitates the creation, growth, and effectiveness of local education foundations in Connecticut.