Portage Education Foundation (PEF)

The PEF, established in 1990, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit and has awarded more than $390,000 in support of students, staff, and district initiatives throughout Portage Schools. The PEF has assisted hundreds of students and faculty with grants covering a variety of costs not typically covered by District or individual school budgets.

Portage Public Schools- District Support

Portage Public Schools support the Portage Education Foundation. Superintendent Mark Bielang serves as an Ad Hoc Advisor. Community Relations Manager Michelle Karpinski, mkarpinski@portageps.org,  serves as our Executive Secretary.

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Portage Education Foundation endowment funds are held at the Kalamazoo Community Foundation. You can make a donation online at anytime, by clicking the donate now button. 

Please be sure to designate the Portage Education Foundation when you make your gift. 


Click Here to Visit www.PortageEducationFoundation.org