Winters Education Foundation 
Celebrating over 11 years of supporting our schools!

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            Big Day of Giving begins NOW!

  WEF is grateful to be a part of Big Day of Giving - a Sacramento              Region Community Foundation initiative to band together our                region's non-profit organizations to raise unrestricted funds.

  BDOG takes place on May 6th however you can take the worry out of    missing the action and pre-schedule your gift beginning TODAY. 
  Donating is easy. Simply click on the big YELLOW BDOG to the              left or  click on or paste the following link in your browser                   
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Raising money within our community to subsidize our schools in response to the needs of all our children.

WEF awards over $15,000 in 2018/19 Mini-Grants!







To secure an enduring model education for all children in Winters.

P.O. Box 1047
Winters, CA 95694

e-mail: WEF

Funding In Action

Since its founding in 2009, WEF has provided several thousands of dollars in mini-grants to our schools funding everything from books to field trips benefiting students at all grade levels. 

WEF Mini Grants get your donations directly to student programs!

To see a history of our mini-grant awards supporting education in the Winters schools click here.

To read student letters of appreciation and reports on grant useage click here.

Check out our Funding in Action photos below.

WEF president Kurt Balasek presentation to the WJUSD Board

For more information on WEF check out this informative January 7, 2016 slide presentation to the WJUSD Board of Trustees here.

WEF recieves Yocha Dehe Community Fund grant!

In 2013 WEF was the recipient of a technology grant in the amount of $353,720 grant from the Yocha Dehe Community Fund.  WEF, working with the Winters Joint Unified School District, identified technology needs throughout the district to be addressed including the purchase of new computers and other technology-based teaching aids and teacher training in the use of technology in the classroom. 


WEF Funding in Action Photos

Below are photos of just a few of the educational opportunties funded by WEF.


Check out the cool WHS robotics videos!


Watch the WHS AP Literature class discuss Catch 22 by Joseph Heller.