The Dobbs Ferry Schools Foundation works with the Dobbs Ferry School district and community to be a partner in the development of an exceptional system of public education by promoting excellence in all aspects of learning -- and -- provide students with the resources and opportunities needed to realize his and her full potential.
We fund a wide array of programs, initiatives and equipment ranging from technology to the arts to reading, writing and arithmetic to staff development to academic scholarships to building better schools. The programs may target a specific class or grade or an entire school.
Provided the funding that enabled the establishment of the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program (IB Program)
Granted $200,000 over four years to the District for a four year trial of a foreign language program in Springhurst.
Sold over 100 plaques to raise money for the ongoing renovation of the auditorium at the Dobbs Ferry High School.
Created the Judy Blackwell-Konowitch Scholarship Fund.