New & Noteworthy!

Education Foundation Awards Spring Grants
Spring grants totalling $30,950 will fund 5 creative, far-reaching proposals. (Learn More)

Grants for the 2013-2014 school year, by school: $30,140 Cape Elizabeth HS; $34,550 to Cape Elizabeth MS; $15,850 to Pond Cove Elementary School.

Every donation counts, safely make an online donation to CEEF today.

Did You Know?
  • CEEF has awarded more than $1 million in grants since 2002
  • Our grants serve the needs of the school district as a whole, our individual schools, teachers & staff, and student projects. Check out the breakdown HERE.
  • The 2012 CEEF/Maine Home & Design Kitchen Tour raised over $30,000 for programs benefiting Cape Elizabeth teachers, staff and students
  • The 2014 CEEF Play for Education Golf Tournament sponsored by Bath Savings Institution raised over $13,000 for programs benefiting Cape Elizabeth teachers, staff and students
  • Our endowment has grown to more than $400 thousand - building a legacy of grant-making for years to come

Downloadable Grants Documents
Events Calendar


August 1, 2014 - Executive Committee meeting, 8:00am, Community Services

August 25, 2014 - Board of Directors meeting, 7pm, MS LLC

September 20, 2014 - Maine Home + Design Cape Elizabeth Kitchen Tour





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CEEF Sponsors

Please consider supporting the businesses that help to support our schools!




Dawson, Smith, Purvis & Basset, PA

 Sarah Beard Buckley Photography

O'Hearn Insurance


Willows Pizza & Restaurant

Middle St. Cafe - Portland


Heather Corey Photography

Downeast Beverage Co.

Buttercup Cupcake Co.

Terra Cotta Pasta Co.





THANK YOU to the following companies for their generous sponsorshop of the CEEF Play for Education 2014 golf tournament.  Their support helped to raise over $13,000 towards funding grant initiatives. 


 Title sponsor


Gold sponsor



Silver sponsors









 Cart sponsor






Pape Chevrolet, serving the greater Portland, ME area


Reception Sponsor



 Elsmere BBQ & Wood Grill, bar restaurant take out,  South Portland, ME







CEEF's 2013 Brownell & Thompson Award
Recipients Named -


Pond Cove Teacher Cameron Rosenblum and CEHS Teacher Pam Vose Presented with Annual Awards on August 29th


 Tim Thompson, Nancy Thompson, Pam Vose, Elaine Brownell, Cameron Rosenblum, Jennifer Scarpitti-Nelson


The 2013-14 school year started off with the annual Welcome Back breakfast.  Following past tradition, CEEF's annual teacher awards were announced.  The Thompson Awardwas given to Pam Vose, in recognition to the faculty or staff member who goes above and beyond the norm in mentoring his or her students.  Pam's acceptance was followed by the presentation of the Brownell Awardto Pond Cove librarian Cameron Rosenblum. The Brownell Award is given to the teacher or staff member in recognition of their outstanding CEEF-grant implementation.