Join us at our new Meet and Greet Event! June 7th 3pm @ Huff Park, Memorial Drive.

Raffles, light refreshments, Families with young children are welcome!

Meet volunteers of the MEF, learn how you can join and suppoart!

Information will be shared about our grant funding process,

fundraising, and recent curriculum enhancements.

In case of rain, event will be held in the Community Center. 

Sponsered by Naya in Montvale


Our Mission:  The Montvale Educational Foundation (MEF) is a 501(c)(3) charitable non-profit community-based organization that strives to enhance educational excellence in the Montvale public schools. 

About The MEF:  How does the MEF work? The MEF is a joint effort between parents, community members, and local business leaders. Its mission is to fulfill grants submitted by elementary and middle-school faculty, students and parents. Funding for grants comes from individuals, corporations, foundations, and well-targeted fundraising activities.

Areas of Focus:

Scholastic Enrichment. Promote innovative learning opportunities and techniques in critical thinking, communications, mathematics, and science. 

Technology and Learning. Support projects and programs that promote the usage of the latest teaching and learning technologies. 

Related Arts Education. Encourage interactive and pilot programs in the fine and performing arts. 

Professional Development. Assist faculty and staff in the their pursuit of professional development.
Established in 1994, the MEF seeks to strengthen community participation in school programs by providing the added resources needed to allow the children of Montvale to reach their full potential.



From 2021 - 2024, the Montvale Educational Foundation approved the following grants:

  • One School, One Book ~ Memorial
  • 3 R's Day ~ Fieldstone
  • Literacy Consultant ~ Fieldstone
  • The Cloud ~ Memorial   
  • Ruth L Levy Memorial Scholarship $1,000 ~ District (PHHS Student from district)
  • FMS Book Club ~ Fieldstone
  • Authentic Based Compound Microscope ~ Fieldstone
  • Photography, Instant Digital Cameras ~ Memorial
  • Small Group Instruction Multisensory Kid ~ Memorial
  • Interactive Classrooms, Promethean Boards for Connected Learning ~ Memorial


TD Bank Affinity Program - Let TD Bank Donate for you.

Check out the More Info tab at top of our website and choose TD Affinity Program for information on this valuable program.


Thank you to the HARLEM WIZARDS for a fun fundraising even this past January 2024!


MEF Spiritwear sale coming up, Fall 2024! 

Join the MEF!

Meetings are held at Fieldstone Middle School, 7:00 PM in the Instructional Media Center (Library).  

Please join us for our first meeting at Memorial School! May 16th, 7pm.

2023-2024 Schedule:
September 27, 2023 Meeting Minutes
October 25, 2023 Meeting Minutes
November 15, 2023  *Joint MEF/PTO Meeting* Meeting Minutes
February 7, 2024 Meeting Minutes
March 13, 2024 *Joint MEF/PTO Meeting* Meeting Minutes
May 16, 2024 *at MES