Tag Archives: Naugatuck Education Foundation

Grants breathe life into ideas 

NAUGATUCK — For the past six years, the Naugatuck Education Foundation has turned programs from dreams into reality. This year was no different. The foundation is a nonprofit organization that…

Officials postpone road race

NAUGATUCK — The Ion Bank St. Patrick’s Day Road Race and Festival has been postponed. The annual event, which is a fundraiser for the Naugatuck Education Foundation, was originally scheduled…

Road race ready for seventh year

NAUGATUCK — The month of March means a few things: lots of green, everybody is Irish for a day, and it’s time for the St. Patrick’s Day Road Race and…

Golf tournament to benefit education foundation

NAUGATUCK — The third annual NEF Invitational golf tournament is set to tee off Sept. 24. The tournament benefits the Naugatuck Education Foundation, a nonprofit organization that provides grants for…

Carnival to benefit NEF

NAUGATUCK — The carnival is coming to town next week. The Middletown-based Coleman Brothers Shows Inc. will set up rides and games from May 18 through May 22 on Parcel…

Grants give education a boost

NAUGATUCK — Robotic blocks, a news show, a science team, and peer-reviewed writing are all coming to Naugatuck schools with help from the Naugatuck Education Foundation. The Naugatuck Education Foundation…

NEF to award round of grants

NAUGATUCK — A live morning broadcast led by middle school students and a peer editing program where students help their classmates with writing assignments are two of the interesting programs…

Road race set for another year  

NAUGATUCK — The sixth annual Ion Bank St. Patrick’s Day Road Race and Festival is just around the corner. The race, which will be held in downtown Naugatuck, is March…

Road race running solo

NAUGATUCK — For the first time since its inception, the sixth annual Ion Bank St. Patrick’s Day Road Race will be the only game in town on race day. Every…

Tournament honors longtime coach, teacher

NAUGATUCK — Fred Scheithe started coaching middle school girls basketball as favor to a fellow teacher who stepped down to start a family. That was 32 years ago. Scheithe has…