The Phoenix Center Both Works Hard and Plays Hard, Raising Money To Benefit Unique Programs Through a Casino Night The Phoenix Center is a school that was founded in 1991 in Nutley, New Jersey, with an official mission of working in partnership with families and community, to develop the potential of each student with significant […]
Showdown 2018 turned out to be the surprise hit of the season, exceeding attendance projections and leaving the audience, entrants and sponsors calling for more. Photos Provided by Tony Turner and Wil Young. The Montclair Fund for Educational Excellence, MFEE, and it’s seasoned Executive Director, Masiel Rodriquez-Vars have once again reimagined the fundraiser successfully, rounding […]
The MFEE Fundracer Sequel 2017 captured the essence of the Montclair community: Team Frick and Frack wins 4 1/2 hour marathon endurance race across Montclair. Sequels are rarely better. After the first MFEE Amazing Fundracer in 2016, expectations this year for the newly emerging annual tradition were high. This was for good reason. The first Fundracer, in 2016, was […]
Blue(ish) Chips will play by the rules of this year's MFEE Fundracer, but don't underestimate their profound skills to tightrope the lines to win.
Blue(ish) Chips are ready to win with so much fun! When the opportunity to be selfless presented itself it’s a no brainer that Ayo Falae and Jay Murray of Blue(ish) Chips decided to join the Montclair Fund for Educational Excellence‘s Fundracer 2017! They wanted to show their sincerest appreciation for MFEE as the organization support a wide range and […]
Double 06 will use their unique traits and their special bond to make an unforgettable statement with all their efforts to winning!
Double 06 loves a challenge as much as they love MFEE! Both Syreeta Carrington and Margaret Whitsett, teach at Glenfield Middle School. Carrington teaches Sixth Grade Social Studies and Whitsett is an in-class support teacher in Math, Language Arts, Science and Social Studies. They have worked on the same team together for the last 5 years. “We […]
NE Phys Ed are incredibly thrilled to have the opportunity to give back to such a generous organization, the Montclair Fund for Educational Excellence.
NE Phys Ed are so honored to be apart of Montclair! Nicole Beck and Alex Lesch are representing Northeast Elementary School and Buzz Aldrin Middle School Physical Education as they have registered as NE Phys Ed for the upcoming Montclair Fund for Educational Excellence‘s 2017 Fundracer! They are extremely excited to help raise money for the MFEE. This […]
Visit the Montclair Art Museum as it hosts COPE Center's annual Derby Day Celebration, in which proceed will go towards their expansion.
COPE Center works for critical healthcare needs in Essex County. The COPE Center expands due to the high demand for treatment services related to the surging opioid addiction in Northern Jersey increases. It has secured nearly 2,000 square feet of additional space for group and individual education. The new center will be located at St. Luke’s […]
With the uncertainty to ensure the lives of their children's goldfishes, the Goldfish Assassins think they have what it takes to win the 2017 MFEE Fundracer.
There are no obstacles the Goldfish Assassins can’t overcome! The Goldfish Assassins are made of David Placek and Jaclyn Stein. Being able to support their community, gives them another reason to get on a bike and spend the day outdoors. “It’s a great cause to support Montclair’s public schools and I have a competitive spirit. For a while, I wanted to […]
Frick and Frack expects to laugh, but most importantly have lots of fun as they take on the Sequel of MFEE's Amazing Fundracer!
Frick and Frack are up for any challenges that the Fundracer throws! Frick and Frack heard about the Montclair Fund for Educational Excellence’s Fundracer through an email blast and were immediately inspired by the great cause for the town they both call home. With much eagerness, Sarah Young and Kelley Reynolds, decided to register and begin fundraising! […]
Creativity Caravan takes out their tandem from out the garage to sign up as Tandem Terrors in the 2017 MFEE Amazing Fundracer: The Sequel.
Tandem Terrors is fueled with creativity! Owners of Creativity Caravan, Maya Stein and Amy Tingle, have signed up as Tandem Terrors in this year’s Amazing Fundracer: the Sequel. Since this will be their first time participating in this event, do not be fooled by their smiles as they have a fierce drive to collaborate and bring a […]