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Zeeland Education Foundation gives $50,000 to the district for literacy.

The Zeeland Education Foundation is excited to partner with Zeeland Public Schools to support the district wide goal of literacy. We presented a check to ZPS for $50,000 to support the Phonics First program. This program is an Orton-Gillingham nationally accredited course used to teach literacy. It is a multi-sensory approach that is effective for… Continue Reading

Jim Kaat’s recent book for sale

The Zeeland Education Foundation is selling signed paperback copies of Jim Kaat’s latest book, If These Walls Could Talk, for $20. This book is written from an announcer’s viewpoint while covering the New York Yankees from the broadcast booth. It is a compilation of behind the scene stories. All proceeds from the sale of this… Continue Reading

Fowl Play Dinner 2.0 hits a homerun!

  Fowl Play Dinner 2015 The Zeeland Education Foundation hit a homerun with the Fowl Play Dinner 2.0! The team of Chix and Dux supporters came together to cheer on the Zeeland Education Foundation (ZEF) in raising almost $55,000 for Zeeland Public Schools. We thank our fans, event sponsors and local businesses that donated raffle items,… Continue Reading

2015 Fowl Play Dinner Speaker Announced

The Zeeland Education Foundation is excited to announce that Jim Kaat will be our speaker for the 2015 Fowl Play Dinner!  The dinner will take place on October 27, 2015 at the Yacht Basin Marina and Conference Center. Individual ticket prices are $75 with the opportunity to sponsorship starting at $500. For more information about… Continue Reading

Congratulations to the 2015 Grantees!

The Zeeland Education Foundation is thrilled to announce the winners of the 2015-2016 competitive grant cycle. The $26,962 awarded in grants will continue to enhance the academic excellence at Zeeland Public Schools. Please join us in congratulating them. Chad Boorsma/Adams     Fraction tools     $450 Missy Lambers/Quincy     Sensory tools     $600… Continue Reading

Fowl Play Dinner 2014 Exceeds Expectations

“Birds of a feather flock together”. We sure proved that to be true at our first annual Fowl Play Dinner held on October 28, 2014. Chix and Dux supporters of Zeeland Public Schools gathered together to support the Zeeland Education Foundation. Through the proceeds from our sponsors and a raffle of local business items, we… Continue Reading