The National Association of Education Foundations (NAEF) is the nationally recognized professional organization dedicated to the development of education foundations.
Our members serve over 20-million children in 41 states across the nation.
640 education foundations of which 81% serve public educational systems.
180 self-identified emerging and developing foundations.
1,360 education foundation leaders, fundraisers, board members, and educational system leaders.
Since 2005, we have evolved into what is now known as NAEF based on the growth and needs within education foundation community.
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Knowledge is Power
We provide various resources to strengthen your knowledge and make your mark within education foundations.
Become a CEFL
Our Certified Education Foundation Leader (CEFL) program provides
foundation leaders with specific skills and knowledge required to lead
and manage an education foundation.
The National School Foundation Association (NSFA) is the charitable arm of NAEF.