Author Archive | Jennifer McGhee



Mark your calendar for April 22, 2023 for BRAVO! The Foundation’s largest fundraiser has moved to a new location and will be held at the historic Valley Dale Ballroom. BRAVO! will offer several sponsor levels, mobile silent auction bidding on a variety of items and services, great food and drink, live music and best of Read More

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Funding Futures

We invite you to join all those who are already participating in the Foundation’s 2022 Annual Fund drive. When you make a gift of any size, you support the grants that the Foundation makes to teachers across the School District. Thanks to Annual Fund donors, great things are happening for Bexley students like: Adding fish Read More

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Bertley Brings It

“You can do you” is how Dr. Frederic Bertley described what an authentic science career can be. COSI’s energetic president and CEO brought his mission of making science accessible to all to Bexley High School on November 16. During two student assemblies Bertley described all of the amazing opportunities in science now and in the Read More


Ten Years of Student Grantmaking

Students in the Foundation’s Youth Philanthropy Program awarded their first grant in 2013 – $940 to purchase digital cameras for high school AP Art classes. Every year since, the program has grown in its grants making, with support from the Foundation’s Charlene Morgan Emerging Leaders Endowment as well as grants from the Big Lots Foundation. Read More


Former BHS Athletes Honored

Congratulations to the six former Bexley High School outstanding athletes who were inducted into the BHS Athletic Hall of Fame on Saturday, October 22. This was the 17th class of inductees to the Hall of Fame which held its first induction event in 1990. The Athletic Hall of Fame is dedicated to the memory of Read More

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Join the Drive

The Annual Fund is the fuel that drives the engine…for Foundation grant making across the School District. When you make a gift of any size to the Annual Fund for Excellence, you make great things happen for Bexley students and teachers. Join the hundreds of current parents, alumni, alumni parents, teachers, staff and community members  Read More

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The Class of 2035 is Mighty!

The Bexley Education Foundation continued its tradition of welcoming Bexley Kindergarten students at the start of the school year with a gift of a Little Lion string bag. Checkout some of our members of the Class of 2035.

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Join Us!

Thanks to those who value all those served by the Bexley Schools, the Bexley Education Foundation is able to provide additional resources so that students can grow, learn and explore and teachers can create learning environments that are supportive, enriching and equitable.  Last year, Bexley Education Foundation grants and programs:    Enhanced the English Language Arts Read More

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Navigating the Path

The Bexley Education Foundation has partnered with the Bexley Schools for many years to support the development of the whole student. As the mental health and well being of students has grown as an area of concern, and as a strategic focus of the school district, the Foundation has responded with funding support for: Panorama Read More

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Welcome New Board Members

We are pleased to welcome four new members to the Foundation’s Board of Governors. Courtney Hanna, J.D. Courtney Hanna grew up in Bexley and graduated from Bexley High School in 1999. She holds a BS from Miami University and graduated from The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law in 2006. Courtney became the President/Principal Read More