The Stamford Public Education Foundation’s mission is to support the students and teachers in Stamford’s Public Schools through community collaboration and philanthropy.
At the elementary level, the foundation supports literacy initiatives and at the middle and high school levels our focus is on college and career readiness.
What We Do
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The Stamford Public Education Foundation is committed to meeting quality standards for mentoring that are safe and effective. We strive to follow the nationally recognized best practices, known as the Elements of Effective Practice for Mentoring™ and established by MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership, to support quality youth mentoring relationships. To achieve these standards, SPEF is a member of the National Quality Mentoring System and has completed a quality assessment and improvement process facilitated by The Connecticut Mentoring Partnership.