Worcester Educational Development Foundation

One Item Auction: You or someone you know could throw the ceremonial first pitch at a Worcester Red Sox game in 2021! Proceeds benefit our Connected Kids campaign.

WEDF’s  Connected Kids campaign is raising funds for the Chromebooks needed to ensure equitable access to remote learning opportunities for Worcester Public Schools students during the global pandemic.

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The Worcester Educational Development Foundation, Inc. is responding to COVID-19 by doing whatever we can to keep pursuing our mission of supporting the students and teachers in the Worcester Public Schools.

Our staff is staying safe by working remotely, but our services are up and running and we are ready to help. Please do not hesitate to contact us with any suggestions at 508-688-4773 or info@wedfwps.org.

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Now Accepting Nominations for the 10th Annual Distinguished Alumni & Friends of the Worcester Public Schools Awards

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Alumni News: 2020 Worcester Public Schools Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

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Christina Chappell Joins WEDF as Advancement Associate

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WEDF Announces Fall, 2019 Mini-grant Winners

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9th Annual Class of Distinguished Alumni & Friends Awards

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Mills Named Interim President

Dr. Stephen Mills, founder of the Worcester Educational Development Foundation, has been named interim president of the organization.

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Pitcher Honored for Contributions to WEDF

Retiring WEDF president Stephen Pitcher was awarded the Dr. Stephen Mills Award for Advancing the Mission of the Worcester Educational Development Foundation. 

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Lily St. Pierre Earns 2019 Ryan P. Quinn Memorial Award

The Board of Directors of the Worcester Educational Development Foundation, Inc. (WEDF), is pleased to announce that the recipient of the 2019 Ryan P. Quinn Memorial Award is Lily St. Pierre.

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Olivia Guerra wins WEDF’s Gurel Award

The winner of the 2019 Dr. Lee Gurel Award is Olivia Guerra and her teacher, Catherine Doyle.

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Defining Our Path – A Strategic Plan For Education in Worcester 

The Worcester Public Schools strategic plan articulates a commitment to continue Worcester’s renaissance by placing the city’s children, and the future that they represent, at the center of our shared work.

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