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2018 Scholarship Application Announcement

Dear Parents and Seniors: The Salem Educational Foundation and Alumni Association was organized as a 501 C (3) organization in 1983. An all-volunteer Board of Directors operates and governs the Foundation. The Foundation’s primary purpose is to develop endowments from

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A Message from the Membership Chair

SEF was founded in 1983 as a 501c(3) organization with six charter members with a mission of building a scholarship endowment in support of high school graduates from Salem. Two scholarships were awarded in 1984. In 2017, 106 scholarships were

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2017 Teachers of the Year

The Salem Ed Foundation would like to congratulate the 2017 Teachers of the Year for their “Selfless Commitment to Excellence”. My son, Charlie has first- hand experience working with overall Teacher of the Year, Karey Henzey(West Salem). Mrs. Henzey is

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2017 Scholarship Announcement

The Foundation is proud to announce that this year we will be awarding over 100 scholarships to deserving Salem High School graduates.  Today the online scholarship application is open for  2017 graduates to apply. Prior to filling out the application,

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Salem Announces New Basketball Event to Honor Adam Ward

Salem High School, the Western Virginia Basketball Officials Association and the City of Salem have joined forces to honor the memory of Adam Ward by establishing a Basketball Classic in his honor. The 2007 Salem High School alumnus, who graduated

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2016 Scholarship Night

On May 31, 2016, the Salem Educational Foundation & Alumni Association awarded more than 96 scholarships totaling approximately $160,000. Congratulations to all the Salem High School seniors graduating this week. You make your community proud.

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Scholarship Application Announcement

Dear Parents and Seniors: The Salem Educational Foundation and Alumni Association was organized as a 501 C (3) organization in 1983. An all-volunteer Board of Directors operates and governs the Foundation. The Foundation’s primary purpose is to develop endowments from

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Thank You from the Ward Family

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A Message from the Membership Chair

As a member of the SEF Board and the Andrew Lewis High School Class of 1968, I appreciate the incredible success of graduates of Salem City Schools and their contribution to our region and the nation.  As the Board’s Membership

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A Message from the President, Tommy McDonald

As the school year begins, the Salem Educational Foundation and Alumni Association begins a new year of great work in our academic and alumni communities. SEFAA’s endowments currently total more than $3 million, and we awarded more than 100 scholarships

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