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WEF has raised $15,000 in net proceeds towards its goal of $35,000 to fund the Winfield School Studios Project, a podcast and television studio that will bring new technology and innovative learning opportunities to our students and teachers. We sincerely thank all the corporate, family, and community contributions that are helping us bring this project to life. Please consider partnering with us or making a tax-deductible donation to our school and make a difference in our community.

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Winfield Studios Project
What is the Winfield Education Foundation?

The WEF is a volunteer-based, 501(c)(3) organization that aims to support and enrich District 34 students’ educational opportunities.   We help provide facility maintenance and enhancement, technology, curriculum support, and other initiatives that go beyond the scope of public school funding and the district’s budget.  Our vision is to partner with school administration, community and local business leaders, and the Parent Teacher Organization to support our community in becoming an incubator of ideas and innovation that fosters advancements in education.  

Current Fundraising Opportunities

Please  consider partnering with us to help District 34 provide innovative opportunities to advance our students’ education. Please email us with questions at wef@winfield34.org.  

Winfield Studios project

WEF has raised $15,000 of our $35,000 goal to fund the Winfield School District 34 Studios Project. The plan includes transforming space in the library into podcast and television studios. Winfield Studios will empower teachers to create unique ways for their students to meet and exceed, not only the academic standards, but also social and emotional learning standards. The knowledge and skills gained from using the studios will give the students a solid foundation to become high school, college, and career-ready, with more familiarity of cutting-edge technology.  We invite our local community members and businesses to contribute to our school to help bring the Winfield studios project to life. To partner with us in sponsorship of events or other creative ways to engage with our school community, please contact us at wef@winfield34.org. To make a donation, please click “donate” to use your credit card or Paypal account, or send a check (payable to Winfield Education Foundation) to either school office, along with your name, email address and phone number.  A receipt will be emailed to you.

Tiger Run sponsorships

District 34 WEF and PTO are hosting two large fundraisers this year.  Trivia Night is an adults-only night of fun and camaraderie, open to all community members. Tiger Run is a family 5K run/walk, also open to the community. These are great opportunities to showcase your business to district families and community members.  Please see our sponsorship details below and email wef@winfield34.org if you are interested in these events.

Tiger Run - morning of Saturday, April 13th, 2019

Lions Park on Beecher Ave, near District 34

Our largest family fundraiser is coming up on Saturday, April 13th, 2019.  The Tiger Run, a family 5K run/walk open to all community members, is a great opportunity to showcase your business to district families and community members.  If you are interested in hosting a booth with healthy snacks or activities for families post-race, please contact us at wef@winfield34.org.

Tiger Run - Saturday, April 13th, 2019

Lions Park on Beecher Ave, near District 34

Kids Dash starts at 8:10am; 5k Run/Walk starts at 8:30am

Click here for Online Registration 

We greatly appreciate our event sponsors:

- Winfield In Action

- Essential Plumbing & Sewer

- Racetime

- Northstar Credit Union

- Brooks, Tarulis & Tibble, LLC

- Main Event Entertainment

- The Barber Shoppe

- Dick Pond Athletics

- Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital

- Culligan of Wheaton

- Generations Tool & Manufacturing

- The Barking Lot

- Re/max - Lance Kammes

- Naperville Soccer Association

Members

Eileen Tibble, President

Ruth Davis, Vice-President

Amy Jo Wierenga, Treasurer

Karen Sabados, Secretary   

Andy Beltz, board member

Sonja Nasiopulos, board member, Teacher Association Rep.

Matt Rich, board member, School Administrator

Patti Weber, board member

Brianne Willix, board member, School Board Rep.

Dave Hempe, member

Guinevere Murphy, member

Contact: wef@winfield34.org