The Cranford Fund for Educational Excellence
is a non-profit, community-based philanthropic foundation. Our mission is to foster academic excellence, promote innovation and enhance the vitality of the Cranford Public Schools by generating additional resources through community involvement.
  • It's grant season! Teachers interested in submitting a grant proposal, visit our Grant Seekers page for information and begin an online application today. 
  • CFEE's 2nd Annual Team Trivia Night will be on February 25, 2017 at the Cranford Community Center! Register for your tables now before it sells out! Go to our Events page for information and to register and pay.
  • Show your support! Sponsors are important partners in the success of our fundraising and Team Trivia Night, our biggest event of the year. If you are a community member, organization or business who would like sponsor Trivia Night with a donation, please CLICK HERE and choose a sponsorship level. Also, visit our Donors page to see the generosity of our supporters


The funds raised by the CFEE go directly toward innovative educational grants, written by teachers or administrators, that impact and advance teacher instruction and student learning in the Cranford Public Schools. Check out our grants in action!


The CFEE is looking for volunteers to help us in our mission. Click on the link to learn more about how to get involved.

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CFEE funding comes from contributions made by parents, community members, local businesses, corporations, foundations and community service organizations.


The CFEE has embarked on an exciting new plan of growth and refocus. Click the link below to watch our CFEE feature on TV35 online.

CFEE on TV35

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Thank You! 

On July 25, The Cranford Rotary Club hosted its annual golf outing at Echo Lake Country Club. The event was a resounding success and raised $7,500 for CFEE. Thank you Rotarians, and all those who took part in the event. This generous donation will support CFEE's continued efforts to bring exciting and innovative new resources to the Cranford Public Schools. 

CFEE thanks the Cranford Jaycees for their generous donation of $5,000 to support this year's grants!

Visit our Donors page to see our other Cranford community supporters and please consider making a donation today.