Northborough Education Foundation

In Support of Our Schools

Silent Auction!

Check out the auction items that will be up for bid at this year’s Team Trivia Night!

#1. Signed Julian Edelman Jersey

Your chance to own a piece of Patriots history! Full size blue jersey autographed by one of the stars of SuperBowl XLIX.

value: $500 | starting bid: $275 | minimum raise: $25

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#2. One year membership to the California Wine Club

Discover artisan wines handcrafted by small California wineries that produce in such limited quantities that their wines can’t be found in local stores. Each month you will be introduced to a different winery, and receive: 2 handcrafted, award-winning wines, plus a guide to the winery and wines—delivered right to your doorstep.

value: $600 | starting bid: $200 | minimum raise: $25

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#3. Design and Name Your Own Ice Cream Flavor at Trombetta’s

Work with the head ice cream maker at Trombetta’s to design your own flavor for the 2015 summer season—then choose just the right name for it. Receive 2 complimentary quarts of your custom ice cream (plus hot fudge and sprinkles!). Your flavor will be added to the Special Flavors Menu — the length of time it lasts there will depend on how successful it is!

value: priceless | starting bid: $40 | minimum raise: $20

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#4. Dinner Party for 8

Enjoy a dinner party in your own home without any of the effort! Chef du Jour catering will come to your house to prepare your dinner party for 8! Includes 4 bottles of wine and a Wegman’s Gift Card for $100. (Additional grocery expenses will be at winner’s expense.)

value: $425 | starting bid: $100 | minimum raise: $25

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Introducing NEF Golden Apples

GoldenAppleSampleClassroom teachers, assistants, specialists, librarians, office staff, nurses, special educators. So many staff members in the Northborough Public Schools make a difference in your child’s learning experience.

Northborough Education Foundation (NEF) has launched its Golden Apple Program. Anyone wishing to honor and to show appreciation to any staff member can do so during the holidays or anytime throughout the year with a customized Golden Apple Certificate. Learn more.

 

Tea Party Thank You

We’d like to extend our sincere thanks to all who participated in NEF’s First Annual Mother Daughter Tea Party. The event was a rousing success and raised nearly $3000 which will go directly toward educational projects within the Northborough schools and community.

We’d especially like to thank the following businesses for their contributions:

Special Teas 
Gingerly and Co. Cupcakes
Aurora Exterior Painting
Yama Zakura Restarurant
Emily Collins Personal Training and TRX
Arbonne Consultant Stephanie Hatherley
Jenny Boston
Innovations Beauty Salon
PYOP Studio
Gymboree
Romaine’s Wood Grill & Bar
Chef Du Jour Catering
Tröstar Jazz Trio
Just So Designs

Princesses provided by:
Copacabana Entertainment

$10,000 in Grants Awarded in 2012

On May 24th, 2012, the Northborough Education Foundation awarded over $10,000 in grants, choosing 13 applicants out of a pool of 26.

“We’re extremely thrilled,” said Superintendent Charles Gobron, who attended the award ceremony at Melican Middle School. “The bottom line is that education for all our students will be enriched.”

For a look at all the projects that were funded, visit the “Funded Projects” section of this website.