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BRAVO! 2014 draws a crowd to raise funds for BEF and the Bexley Schools

A crowd of 700 parents, teachers, community members and other supporters of the Bexley City Schools flocked to the L Brands World Headquarters on March 1, 2014 for BRAVO!, the Bexley Education Foundation’s annual fundraiser and our biggest event of the year. The party included delicious tasting stations from more than a dozen restaurants, a Read More

Author RL Stine brings “goosebumps” to BEF’s 30th anniversary celebration

Fans travelled here from as far away as Atlanta and Cleveland on Friday the 13th of December when bestselling children’s author and “Goosebumps” creator R.L. “Bob” Stine returned to his native Bexley for a day of community engagement, bringing his star power and sense of humor””and a few shivers””to BEF’s 30th anniversary culmination celebration. Mr. Read More

Jasper Lau

WHY I GIVE: Jasper Lau

October, 2013””Bexley Senior Jasper Lau says his parents came to the United States 25 years ago “with a bag of clothes and speaking almost no English.” His father was from Hong Kong, his mother from mainland China. Five years ago, they moved to Bexley, attracted by the excellent schools. In his sophomore and junior years, Read More