Thank you,

GEF donors!

Since 2001, GEF has invested more than $2,000,000 in District 34 by funding innovative and high-impact pilot programs. Thank you to our donors for making this happen! 

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The Glenview Education Foundation is a volunteer organization made up of District 34 parents. Together we work to raise money and collaborate with District 34 educators and administrators to create opportunities in our schools. We focus on funding innovative, high-impact pilot programs that will push the district to improve and provide the best education possible for our kids. Below are a few ways you can get involved and support our mission. Contact us with any questions at

  • Join the board - Each spring we recruit board members to fill various roles the following school year. Keep in touch if you're interested, and contact us to learn more about positions that may interest you. 

  • Participate in GEF Events - ​​GEF hosts various events for D34 families including Trivia Night and free family bingo nights.

  • Donate - We rely on contributions from D34 parents to meet our annual fundraising goal. Help us raise money to fund innovative pilot grants that will directly impact your D34 students!

  • Follow us online - Stay in-the-loop on GEF-funded grants, events, and more. 
  • Read about our grants - Programs we've funded impact kids in all eight D34 schools. Your child has probably been involved in a GEF-funded program already! Read more on our grants page.

  • Shop AmazonSmile - Don't forget to support GEF when you shop Amazon. Use our AmazonSmile link to support GEF with each purchase. 

News and Events

Spring grant application deadline extended to June 25th!

District 34 educators now have until June 25th to apply for a spring grant. For more information on how to apply or resources available to help, visit our grants page

Thank you to all who have donated! It's not too late.

GEF-funded grants allow our schools to remain on the cutting edge of education. Donate to help us continue to fund innovative pilot programs across all eight schools in District 34. 

GEF Grant in Action! Summer School CAMP Supply Kits - Your donations helped us fund supplies for a District 34 summer camp. Read more about how this program helped make an impact on D34 families during Summer 2020.​

Who We Are

What We Do

Find out more about GEF, and see some GEF funded grants in action. The foundation supports all eight schools in District 34, focusing on programs that revolve around innovation and pushing the boundaries of education.