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 […]
YES!, “Your Empowered Sexuality, Inc.” of Montclair empowers students to consent or not through on-site educational workshops and self awareness group discussions. Recently, kindergarteners at the Montclair Cooperative School, locally known as The Co-Op, had the opportunity to participate in a special event. They were joined by “Yes!”, a non-profit organization that is aimed at […]
On May 22, 2017, Montclair resident and parent, Walter Springer, created a petition to raise awareness to the Montclair Board of Education’s personnel decisions. In a rapid response to the dubious demotions and terminations of several Montclair public school employees last week, local Montclair parent Walter Springer has created a petition to reinstate both Athletic […]
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 […]
The delightful team of the Petal Pushers are racing with passion and determination for the betterment of Montclair children's educational success.
Petal Pushers spring into action as they registered for the 2017 MFEE Fundracer. Joanne LaMarca and Aleta Guzik are the blooming duo of Petal Pushers. Since they didn’t take part in last year’s Montclair Fund for Educational Excellence Fundracer, they had to embark in the fun this time around. The Petal Pushers used their combination of […]
MPL Speed Readers are coming in hot with all their lifting and bookbike riding as they exude determination to take on the MFEE Fundracer once more!
Watch out! Don’t get in the way of the MPL Speed Readers. MPL Speed Readers are trading in their cardigans for race shirts again. As they placed 6th in last year’s Montclair Fund for Educational Excellence Amazing Fundracer, they to aim to compete and raise even more money as they are driven to change lives through […]
GCII is hoping for a huge comeback so the teams of MFEE's Fundracer 2017 beware. They are even more determined to win than the year before!
GCII is hungry, so competitors beware! GCIII is composed of Ian Guariglia and Brian Cunado, Social Studies teachers from Buzz Aldrin Middle School. This will be their second time participating in the event and can only hope that they will have as much fun as last year. GCIII were active participants in the Competitive Eating Circuit, but have stepped away from […]
MFEE will be hosting the Amazing Fundracer: the Sequel on May 21! All donations will benefit the educational system of Montclair.
It doesn’t matter how much you donate because every dollar counts to MFEE! Since 1991, Montclair Fund for Educational Excellence (MFEE) has brought the community within Montclair together through its fundraising and support for high-quality education. Montclair residents can be continually assured that there are no limits on their children’s academic goals due to the […]
Nemnet, an organization dedicated keeping diversity in schools, assists minority students and professionals with job postings, workshops and seminars.
Nemnet brings diversity of people and ideas. Nemnet is an organization dedicated to bringing and keeping diversity in schools, both at a student level and a professional level. The team of six has been in service for 20 years, serving over 500 educational institutions nationwide as well as two international schools. Nemnet is currently headquartered […]