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  • Benicia High Parent Workshop

    On Saturday February 25th,  Benicia High School will host a Parent Workshop sponsored by the Benicia Education Foundation.  Darlene Bell-Carson will be the keynote speaker on Planning, Preparing & Paying for College.  Breakout sessions will be held at 11 and 12pm to learn more about PowerSchool, Naviance and more.  All BUSD parents are invited with […]


  • BEF Funding 2016-2017

    The Benicia Education Foundation (BEF) is excited about the opportunity to focus exclusively on supporting the Benicia schools through educational enrichment and student programs. As we move from funding base needs to enrichment programs we have a whole new world of opportunities ahead of us. Now is your opportunity to support Benicia Schools with a […]


  • 10th Anniversary Run Registration is Open

    The Run For Education started in 2008, under the guidance of past BEF board member Maria Sloane, with 200 registered runners and a handful of sponsors. By 2011, under race director Teresa Zabrek, the run grew to over 1100 runners and volunteers  with 28 sponsors and the numbers remained steady for the following years. This year, […]


  • #thankateacher

    Yes, the holidays are here and it’s that time of year when you may be thinking about how to thank your child’s teachers.  In fact there are lots of people at school who may make a difference for your child every day,  teacher, administrator, aide, lunch lady….  Consider making a donation to honor that special educator […]


  • Update on the b-Cubed Projects!

      Is your business willing to step up and donate to help fund our last two projects for 2015?  We need $800  to complete  funding for the final school projects before we can move on to funding future projects for 2016.  If you can help with $200, $400  or the full $800- Consider the benefits!  […]


  • BUSD Grants and Special Contributions

    A special thanks to the following grant makers and business supporters who have supported our school district in 2014-2015. These funded programs will continue to serve hundreds of K-12 students, and we are deeply grateful. Benicia Community Sustainability Commission: ECH2O Academy Solar Powered Rain Collection System and the Calsense Water Management System Kaiser Permanente: Second […]


  • Night of Stars Event Recap and Photos

    On May 17th, together with Benicia Unified, the BEF hosted a one of kind celebration in honor of Teacher, Administrator and Classified Employee of the year. BUSD Teacher of the Year is Kristyn Andrews- Matthew Turner, Administrator of the Year is Principal Damon Wright- BHS and Classified Employee of the Year is – Phill Green-BHS. Teachers […]



  • Support 21st Century Teaching and Learning Year Round

    Any time of the year is the right time to make a donation toward 21st Century Teaching and Learning.  Throughout the year, Benicia Education Foundation accepts donations of ANY amount to assist with funding for our schools and children.  Currently we are focused on supporting programs that encourage Collaboration, Communication, Critical thinking, Curiosity and Creativity.   […]