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A perfect pair

When Bruce and Nancy Meyer married 54 years, little did they know that art and medicine together would provide such a unique focus for their lives. Nancy, a native of Pittsburgh, discovered her passion for art early on, attending Saturday morning art classes at Carnegie Mellon University. It was a blind date with a medical Read More

Joel Goldman '81 speaks to BHS graduates

Goldman is graduation speaker

For the 157 members of the Bexley High School Class of 2018, the commencement ceremony on May 27 marked a major milestone in their lives. It was also marked the last commencement for BHS principal, Dr. Harley Williams, who has taken on a new administrative role with the school district, and the first commencement for Read More

Celebrating seniors

The march toward graduation for the Bexley High School Class of 2018 began with the Senior Recognition Assembly on Monday, May 21. Over 50 senior students were recognized in the Schottenstein Theater in front of their parents and peers for their academic and athletic achievements, as well as service to the community and future service Read More

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Spring grants awarded

Bexley elementary, middle school and high school students will benefit from $22,765 in grants approved by the BEF Board of Governors earlier this month. BEF grants are made possible through the generosity of donors to the BEF’s Annual Fund for Excellence campaign held each fall, the BRAVO! event and other fundraising initiatives. The newly funded Read More

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BEF Hosts Annual Meeting

The Bexley Education Foundation’s first ever Annual Meeting on May 9 put students and teachers in the spotlight in Bexley High School’s Schottenstein Theater to show how BEF grants and programs are making an impact in the Bexley Schools. Guests were treated to the sounds of the Bexley Middle School Jazz Combo, as well as Read More

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Setting a new vision

At the BEF Board Retreat held in February, board members were challenged to build upon the successes of the past 35 years to create a strategic focus for the future. With a renewed sense of purpose and engagement, Board Members began to dig deep into what makes the BEF’s work important and impactful for Bexley Read More

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Blast off to the future of Bexley at BRAVO!

The Bexley Education Foundation is looking toward the future this year at BRAVO!, the Foundation’s major annual fundraising event. Funds raised at BRAVO! support programs and projects that enrich the educational experience for students in the Bexley City Schools. BRAVO! Committee Chair, Leslie McBride, is excited that BRAVO! has some new features for guests to Read More

Save the Date – BEF Annual Meeting May 9

Mark your calendars and plan to join the celebration of the Bexley Education Foundation’s 35th anniversary on Wednesday, May 9, 2018 from 7:00 to 8:00pm in Bexley High School’s Schottenstein Theater. All parents, alumni, community members, friends and supporters of the BEF are invited to attend the annual meeting which will highlight the BEF’s recent Read More

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BHS alumnus strikes a high note

Nathan Gordon, BHS Class of 1956, found his love for music by accident, picking up a trumpet at age 10 when a friend started to play. That happy accident led to a long and accomplished career as a professional jazz musician. Gordon played trumpet in the Bexley High School Band and competed in marching competitions Read More

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Students as grant makers

Fueled by pizza and the knowledge gained from four months of “learning lunches” Bexley High School students in the BEF’s Youth Philanthropy Program (YPP) got down to the business of grant making after-school on February 13. Fifteen juniors and seniors heard from five high school teachers and several students who presented their projects for grant Read More