Who We Are

The Hopewell Valley Education Foundation is a not-for-profit organization that raises funds for the Hopewell Valley Regional School District located in central New Jersey. The HVRSD serves the students of Pennington Borough, Hopewell Borough and Hopewell Township. Funding provided by the HVEF brings enrichment programs, curriculum, professional development, technology, and other programs to the school district […]

How We Help

The HVEF is a grant making organizing which has donated more than $150,000 to the Hopewell Valley public schools in the past 5 years.

Get Involved

We welcome parents, members of the community and local businesses to help enhance the quality of education in Hopewell Valley by supporting the Hopewell Valley Education Foundation.

2016 Book Lovers’ Luncheon

The HVEF is excited to announce details of our 2016 Annual Book Lovers’ Luncheon.  The luncheon will take place at the Green Acres Country Club on October 30 and will feature Best Selling Author, Chris Bohjalian , author of 18 books.
Chris is the author of the #1 Times Best Seller and Oprah Book Club Selection, The Midwives. His latest book, The Guest Room, a gripping story of human trafficking, a marriage in crisis and two women was published and will be available in paperback at the Book Lovers Luncheon. As guest speaker, it is likely Chris will focus his talk on this book.Chris B

News

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    Lisa Funari-Willever Author in Residence

    The HVEF funds the District’s Author in Residence Program. This program enriches the student’s literary studies by inviting an author, poet or artist to spend an extended residency into our schools. We vary the author from year to year and the program involves students at different grade levels. In 2015, author Lisa Funari-Willever met with […]

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    2016 Date for Book Lovers’ Luncheon Announced

    The HVEF is excited to announce details of our 2016 Annual Book Lovers’ Luncheon.  The luncheon will take place at the Green Acres Country Club on October 30 and will feature Best Selling Author, Chris Bohjalian , author of 18 books. Chris is the author of the #1 Times Best Seller and Oprah Book Club Selection, […]

  • Kevin Kuchinski and Jason Meers present Denise Nichols with a gift of appreciation.

    Farewell Denise!

    Denise Nichols receives a gift of appreciation for her years of dedication to HVEF and the Hopewell Valley Regional School District. Thank you for all your hard work, dedication to the foundation and continued support!

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    Cream King June 20th

    Gather your family and head to Cream King on June 20th Cream King is donating 20% of the day’s proceeds to the Hopewell Valley Education Foundation. Come out for a sweet treat to celebrate: 5th Grade Clap Out 8th Grade Stepping Up Ceremony CHS Commencement End of School Start of Summer! Thank you Cream King! […]

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    Above & Beyond Gala 2016

    Each year the Hopewell Valley Education Foundation holds a Spring Gala honoring the School District’s teachers and leaders. The Above & Beyond Gala celebrates the Teachers of the Year from each of our district’s schools as well as local businesses and people that go above and beyond to make our community so special. This year […]

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    Power of 100 2016

    The Hopewell Valley Education Foundation (HVEF) announced that it has launched its “Power of 100” annual fund campaign to support school projects and priorities throughout the Hopewell Valley Regional School District.  The campaign, now in its fifth year, aims to raise $25,000 to provide two new 3-D printers for the district’s media centers and grants […]

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    10th Annual Book Lovers’ Luncheon Recap

    On Sunday, November 22, 2015, the Hopewell Valley Education Foundation presented the 10th annual Book Lovers Luncheon at Greenacres Country Club in Lawrenceville, NJ.  The featured speaker at this year’s event was Christina Baker Kline, author of the bestselling novel, Orphan Train.  Ms. Kline’s riveting story of the thousands of children who were collected from […]

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    Kinder Garden Grant Awarded for HES

    Would you want to eat lunch at your child’s school? If you are a Hopewell Elementary child you might answer “yes”.  HES has a new Organic Menu and uses locally sourced ingredients including herbs and veggies grown from the school’s own garden. HES sponsors three different after-school garden clubs and hosts a Farm to School […]

  • Educator of the Year 2015/16

    The NJ Governor’s Educator of the Year Program recognizes exceptional educators in our state. The program highlights educational innovation, student achievements and recognizes services provided outside the classroom environment that lead to student success. The HVEF would like to congratulate the award recipients from Hopewell Valley Regional School District. We look forward to honoring the […]

  • A 2014 Grant for $2,725 helped fund Coding & Robotic Systems using Sphero for HES

    Sphero

    In 2014, the HVEF granted $2,750 to the Hopewell Elementary school to purchase Sphero programmable robots. These devices were incorporated in the coding and robotics lessons at HES as well as used during the annual “Feb Fun” as an offering for children to sign for and learn about coding and robots.

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