Education Foundation of Niagara

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-641-2929 ext 37711
E-Mail efn@dsbn.org
Website efnniagara.ca
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Primary Contact Cindy Paskey, Executive Director; Phone: 905 641-2929 ext 37711; Email: cindy.paskey@dsbn.org
Alternate Contact Dara Stephenson, Program / Marketing Coordinator; Phone: 905 641-2929 ext 37712; Email: dara.stephenson@dsbn.org
Volunteer Coordinator Nicole Smith, Events / Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 905 641-2929 ext 37710; Email: nicole.smith@dsbn.org
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community St Catharines
Address & Map
St Catharines Collegiate Secondary School
20 Maple St
St Catharines, ON L2R 5E7
 
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Intersection Carlton St, between Lake St and Dunlop Dr
Mailing Address 191 Carlton St 
St Catharnes, ON L2R 7P4
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) Supports District School Board of Niagara students by engaging the community to provide needed funds and resources where government funding is not available.  
 
Through donations the Education Foundation 
 
-provides support to students in financial need for basic necessities and extra-curricular activities  
-provides annual student awards and bursaries  
-supports progressive programs and services in schools that enrich students’ educational experiences  
-provides innovative community initiatives such as Prom Project Niagara 
-manages designated gifts in accordance with donor specifications.  
 
Services 
 
Student Financial Need Fund: This program helps individual students who experience financial need, allowing them to fully participate in their school setting. Some examples are providing funding for nutrition, personal care products, needed shoes and clothing, necessary medication thanks to the Green Shield Canada Medical Fund, reasonable field trip fees and post secondary school application fees. 
 
Prom Project Niagara: Giving students the opportunity to select formal wear free of charge to attend their proms, grads and formals! 
 
Registered charity #11905 7586 RR0001.
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Dates Sep-Jun
Eligibility Children and youth four to 19 (JK to Gr 12)
Application Applications for individual student grants can be found at the website www.efnniagara.ca
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2007
Funding Grants ; Fundraising ; Donations
Elections Annual General Meeting - November
Meetings Board meetings Sep, Nov, Jan, Mar, Jun
Service Categories Program Development Funds
Resources Monthly newsletter. Annual report
Events Trivia Night - November 
 
Make Change for Children Campaign for Student Financial Need - February 
 
Prom Project Niagara - April 
 
Golf Classic - May