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Kiski Area Education Foundation

 For every student...
Life is full of promise through education.
Board of Trustees Meeting

June 6, 2023

4:00 p.m.

The Kiski Area Education Foundation appreciates your support!


Dear Friends and Supporters of the Kiski Area Education Foundation,
The Kiski Area Education Foundation raises funds for scholarships for Kiski Area seniors.  Scholarships are an essential step in the journey into higher education.
Donations to the Foundation are always accepted and appreciated.  Should you still wish to donate to this worthwhile endeavor, please specify “student scholarships” in the memo of your check.  The address is      Kiski Area Education Foundation, 200 Poplar St. Vandergrift, Pa. 15690.
Thank you for your continued support.  
KAEF Board of Trustees
2022 KAEF Student Scholarship Awards
Congratulations to the following students.

KAEF Scholarship

Shannon Brown

Calvin Heinle

Logan Reynolds

 KAEF/Jeff McAfoose 

 Owen Werkeiser

The Louis V. and Joyce S. Slivan Memorial Scholarship

Madisyn Coulter

Josette Plazio

Frank Morea, Sr. Scholarship

Garrett Fryar

The Collin R. Feeney Memorial Scholarship

Macey Hepler

Robert McBride Scholarship

Sarah "Payton" Sullivan

2022 Innovative Educational Opportunity Grants
Kind is Cool - Michele Claypool and Michelle Reynolds
Easels for the Advanced Painting and Drawing Classroom - Melyssa Lynch and Jacob Yuhasz
Mental Health after COVID - Malinda Valenti
Symbols of education

Kiski Area Education Foundation
What is it?

A non-profit community organization

Who is it?
It’s people like you: alumni of Kiski, parents, fans, business and community leaders, and school personnel.

The purpose of the K.A.E.F. is to develop, promote and finance programs and projects for the betterment of our students.
Student Scholarships

Teacher Mini-Grants

Technology for Classrooms

What a great idea!

Board of Trustees

Ron Ferrara, President
Dianne Haney, Vice President
Shawn Love, Treasurer
Christine Pastva, Secretary

Dr. Misty Slavic
Richard Dilts
Kathy Starr
Cassandra Heinle
Donald Toy
Joe Steeves
Annie Briscoe
Rob Feeney
John Meighan

Mission Statement
The Kiski Area Education Foundation is a nonprofit organization comprised of community representatives from education, business, industry, and alumni.

Its focus is to acquire and distribute resources to further the educational, cultural, and recreational experiences of Kiski Area students and members of the Kiski Area community.

THANK YOU to the Kiski Area School District Community for their generous support of KASD students.