- October 16
In partnership with the Public Education Foundation of Marion county, Paddock Mall and our partners are collecting school supplies from July 12-August 6 to benefit the schools and teachers in our community. Donations can be dropped off at the following locations:
About the Public Education Foundation of Marion County:
PEF Marion is a not-for-profit corporation organized to enhance education in the Marion County Public School system, from pre-Kindergarten through vocational and adult education programs.
Over the past 24 years, The Public Education Foundation of Marion County has proudly raised close to 9.3 million dollars for our teachers and students in Marion County. Those funds have been placed back into the hands of our teachers through programs like Grants for Great Ideas, Tools for Teaching, Take Stock in Children, as well as Golden Apple Academy. We are committed to continue to serve the needs of our teachers and students well into the future.