Brunswick Education Foundation

Mission Statement
The Brunswick Education Foundation (BEF) has been created to assist students and staff of the Brunswick City School District in their pursuit of excellence. The Foundation provides additional funding for curricular and extra-curricular activities.  Through the generosity of concerned donors, the Foundation will assist the school district in meeting the challenge of continuing a tradition of excellence.  You can become part of the future.
Our Goal
It is the goal of the Brunswick Education Foundation to attract private funds and resources which will complement, enhance and enrich educational programs and opportunities for students beyond normal tax support.


  • BEF Spring Fling - Our Annual Fundraiser

    The Brunswick Education Foundation 2014 Spring Fling will be held on Saturday, April 26th, 2014 at the Mapleside Farm Orchard House Restaurant at 294 Pearl Road in Brunswick. We would appreciate your attendance and support as the profits from this annual fundraiser helps Brunswick teachers and Brunswick students throughout the school year. Please consider joining us for this fun night out!!  For additional information, contact Lynn Koch at or at 330-273-4573.

    Spring Fling 2014
    Brunswick Education Foundation

    Saturday, April 26, 2014
    6 - 9 p.m.
    Mapleside Farm Orchard House Restaurant

               294 Pearl Road, Brunswick, Ohio

    The Evening will include:

    Silent auction baskets donated by area business
    and school organizations

    2014 Brunswick City Schools
    Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame Induction

    2014 Brunswick Sports Hall of Fame Induction

    Musical entertainment

    Tickets are $35.00 for adults,
    $25.00 for students K-12

    Checks should be made payable to: Brunswick Education Foundation

    For questions or to purchase tickets,
    please contact any
    Brunswick Education Foundation
    Board member or call

    Jan Rizzo at: 330-273-0201 or Lynn Koch at 330-273-4573

    If you are unable to attend,
    we are looking for sponsorships, auction items and door prizes.

    All proceeds help fund teacher grants, scholarships for graduating seniors,
    Teacher of the Year Award and other curricular and extra-curricular activities.
    Thank you.

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  • BEF Newsletter
    The Spring 2014 Newsletter is out!  Check it out by clicking Newsletters on the left side of the web site.  Under The Lantern will be the link to our latest newsletter.  Be patient - it takes a minute to appear.
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  • 2013-2014 Membership Campaign
    The new school year is traditionally when BEF kicks off the Fall Membership Campaign. There are many ways to support the Foundation, including payroll deduction for Brunswick City School District employees.  If you would like to download a payroll deduction form or make a one time contribution, click here for the form and return it to the Treasurer's office at the Board of Education. Other ways to make a contribution include a one-time donation, a pledge for a future gift, estate planned giving, or investment gifts.  If you would like more information on any of these ways to contribute, please email Lynn Koch at, or Debbie Destro at
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BEF Trustees

Cindi White
Phone:  330 273-5058 
David Finn
Vice President

Debbie Destro
Phone: 330-225-8200

Jan Moll

Barb Gelhar
Lena Knight
Lynn Koch
Dawn McGough
Leslie Robinson
Tracy Wheeler (ex-officio)
Mike Mayell (ex-officio)
Patrick East (ex-officio)