Donations are the lifeblood of PEF...
Our goal is to engage the community with the Foundation. Your feedback, ideas, and continued financial support is critical. Your contributions are 100% directed toward our mission. Portage Education Foundation is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization (EIN 38-2966723). If your employer has a corporate matching gifts program, please use this to maximize the impact of your donation. 501(c)(3) status also may qualify your donation as tax deductible. We accept funds via check or credit card.
Portage Education Foundation
PO Box 2043
You may also find us within the Portage Public Schools administration building at:
8107 Mustang Drive, Portage, MI 49002
Annual Events Supported by the PEF
Spotlight Award Dinner
Every April we honor all the retiring teachers and staff from PPS with a dinner and awards program at the Kalamazoo Country Club.
The Summer Technology Exploration Program (STEP) is available to our students every summer at no-cost to families.
Every Mid-Winter (one day only) All Portage Elementary students are invited to Air Zoo in Portage to explore over 50 hands-on exhibits provided by local companies and educational institutions designed to spark a passion and excitement for STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics) in your young student!