Enhancing the lives of Southwestern Central School District students through the charitable funding of Educational Initiatives, Capital Projects, and Academic Programs above and beyond the budget.

Featured Articles

Click photos to read recent articles about issues important to our foundation and our schools.

Patrick Mogenhan, 2015 Spirit Scholarship Recipient

Patrick Mogenhan, son of Ann and Mike Mogenhan...

Kara Schutte, 2015 Spirit Scholarship Recipient

Kara Schutte, daughter of Lisa and Doug Schutte...

Lindsey Hern, 2014 Spirit Scholarship Recipient

Lindsey Hern, one of two recipients of this...

More About Our Foundation

The Southwestern Schools Education Foundation (SSEF) was established in 2004 for the purpose of enhancing the educational programs, initiatives and capital projects of the district and for additional support of items in the annual school budget that could not be initiated or maintained without private sector funding and charitable giving. The SSEF operates independently from the Southwestern Central School District Board of Education and is comprised of interested community members, parents, alumni, local business leaders, administrators, teachers and students.

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Events & Projects

March 18, 2016 |

2016 Gran Fondo Cycling Event Fundraiser

The SSEF is proud to be chosen as one of the benefactors of the Grand Fondo Bike tour set for August 27th, 2016.

September 19, 2014 |

Commemorative Brick Garden at the Athletic Complex

The circle is now full, so we’re filling the path. Anyone can purchase an engraved brick to be included in the walkway.

August 7, 2014 |

2014 Cycle Chautauqua Bike Tour Fundraiser

2014 Cycle Chautauqua Bike Tour fundraiser -Despite the lack of sunshine we had a terrific turnout of dedicated...

August 7, 2014 |

A New Fundraiser

Thanks to Shults Auto Group for this
great opportunity to raise funds to
assist with several current school
initiatives in need of financial support.

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