Our Mission

The mission of the Education Foundation of the Kennebunks and Arundel is to work with the schools of RSU 21 to inspire and ignite young minds by funding creative and innovative programs for students and professional development for teachers and other staff. Read more . . .

Grants in Action

What's New?

November 13, 2014

BIG NEWS! Ted Damon, the Foundation’s chairman and founder, accepted the Maine School Boards Association’s Distinguished Service Award on October 24. Nominated by the RSU21 School Board of Directors, this award recognizes an individual or group who has made a significant contribution to public education in Maine. Read more here.

October 20, 2014

Despite the pouring rain, one hundred and fifty community members turned out for Educate Your Palate, graciously hosted by Weirs Buick GMC. Guests enjoyed music from Shelagh O’Brien and Geoff Taylor.
Gastronomical delights were donated by: Alisson’s Restaurant, Arundel Ice Cream Shop, Bentley’s Saloon, The Lobster Co./Ocean Roll Food Truck, The Nonantum Resort, Ryan’s Corner House, The Seafood Center, and Wink’s. One lucky EFKA supporter won a gift certificate donated by the Kennebunkport Resort Collection for a two-night stay at the Lodge on the Cove and dinner for two at David’s. Thank you to National Distributors, Kate Aiello of Aiello Design, Libby O’Brien Kingsley and Champion, Kennebunk Beach Realty, Cummings Lamont & McNamee PA for their donations of time, talent, and goods.

September 5, 2014

Our fall newsletter filled with grants in action, what the Education Foundation accomplished last year, and plans for the future will soon be on its way.  Check it out!