What is the Freeport Educational Foundation?
The Freeport Educational Foundation (FEF) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded in 2013. The mission of the FEF is to change the lives of the children in the Freeport Public Schools by funding innovative educational programs that provide extraordinary learning experiences.

Who is in charge of the Freeport Educational Foundation?
The Board of Directors includes: President Butch Yamali, Secretary Carmen Piñeyro-Mendoza, Treasurer Robert Suarez as well as directors Michael Serao, Dr. Kishore Kuncham, Debra Mule and Michael Pomerico. The FEF Board of Directors oversees all fundraising efforts and decision-making regarding the distribution of funds to the Freeport Public Schools.

How is the Freeport Educational Foundation funded?
The FEF will raise money through outreach to alumni and community residents as well as through corporate sponsors and individual donors. The FEF will be sponsoring various fundraising activities that will provide an opportunity to raise money to support the mission of the FEF.

What will the Freeport Educational Foundation do with the funds raised?
All of the money raised will be used to sponsor programs or initiatives within the Freeport Public Schools to enhance the learning experience and success of the children of Freeport.

How can I get involved in the Freeport Educational Foundation?
The FEF is always looking for volunteers. Anyone wishing to join the FEF and play an active role in its fundraising efforts can contact FEF President Butch Yamali at 516-933-4444 (ext. 202) .


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You can make a donation to sponsor our innovative grants, scholarships or to help fund an after school program. 

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The Freeport Educational Foundation (“FEF”) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization founded in 2013. The mission of the Freeport Educational Foundation is to change the lives of the children in the Freeport Public Schools by funding innovative educational programs that provide extraordinary learning experiences. We want to recognize and promote student excellence through the Freeport School District. 

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to the Fourth FEF Gala

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FEF Holiday Fundraiser

December 11, 2018

Jeremy's Ale House

More information coming soon!


5th Annual FEF Gala

May 29, 2019

​More information coming soon!