News Archive

News Archive

You’re invited to the 7th Annual RHEF Benefit Gala

 

Tickets on Sale for All the World’s a Stage

Join us for live music by Ben Senterfit and the Forefathers, at the magical Bard Spiegeltent.   The stage is…
 

Sponsorship Opportunities Available

Are you interested in being a sponsor for the RHEF benefit All the World’s a Stage at the beautiful Bard…
 

RAMPing up Music in Red Hook

RHEF is pleased to partner with the Red Hook Association of Music Parents (RAMP) to provide financial support and assistance…
 

All the World’s a Stage

Save the Date for the 7th Annual RHEF Benefit at the beautiful Bard College Spiegeltent. Sponsorship opportunities available.  
 

Join RHEF during Friday Night Lights

Stop by for good cheer and conversation with the Red Hook Education Foundation on May 5th.      
 

RHEF Supports the Roboraiders at the FIRST Tech Challenge World Championship

  The Red Hook High School Robotics Team (AKA the Roboraiders) has been invited to compete in the FIRST Tech Challenge World Championship in…
 

Life, Learning & Language

RHEF supported a recent grant request for $1,000 for Life, Learning & Language (LLL), an after school program at Mill…
 

New Middle School Science Fair

RHEF is proud to support the new school-wide and multi-school science fair for Linden Avenue Middle School students that encourages scientific…
 

Creative Play at the Mill Road Outdoor Stage

  The Red Hook Education Foundation provided a $12,000 grant toward the construction of an outdoor stage and classroom at…
 

Our Generous Community Gives Back through the Student in Need Initiative

The Student in Need Initiative Thanks and giving…these two words sum up what we feel and believe about you, our…
 

On the Cutting Edge with Laser

You’ve heard of educational programs that are on the cutting edge of innovation? The Red Hook Technology Department is there…
 

Red Hook Student Councils Host Leadership Conference

The combined student councils of Linden Avenue Middle School and Red Hook High School have been awarded a grant to…
 

RHEF Continues to Fund School’s & Community’s 3D Explorations

RHEF has given a $1,000 mini-grant to “Red Hook Makes in 3D,” a collaborative effort between Red Hook High School,…
 

RHEF Provides Funds for New Musical Instruments

The foundation has approved a mini-grant of $1,100 for the purchase of new musical instruments for elementary school students whose…
 

RHEF Funds New After-School Knitting Program

Knitting has been called “the new yoga,” though it’s an ancient skill that’s now available through a new after-school program…
 

Mentoring Clubs Awarded RHEF Mini-Grants

The RHEF has awarded a $1,000 mini-grant to the Linden Avenue Middle School’s Mentoring Club and a $700 mini-grant to…
 

Getting a “Lego” up on Mathematics

To many of us, math is an abstract and mysterious discipline. The decision to fund a $741 mini-grant request that…
 

Foundation Helps Support Anti-Bullying Effort

The foundation has given Linden Avenue Middle School a $700 mini-grant to help promote the school’s efforts to stop bullying.…
 

Get Your Tickets Now!

Please join us for RHEF’s sixth annual benefit gala, Dreaming Under the Stars: a magical evening with delicious dinner and drinks,…
 

Red Hook Makes in 3D

3D printing technology is taking off in Red Hook schools – RHEF is supporting the purchase of a 3D printer…
 

RHEF Supports Student Leaders

RHEF continues to support student participation in the New York State Council on Leadership and Student Activities (NYS CLSA), a…
 

Tickets On Sale for the Spiegeltent Fundraiser!

Click here to buy tickets or call 845-758-7900
 

Announcing The Professor Jacob Grossberg Studio Art Award

Beloved Bard Professor Jacob Grossberg, who worked at the college from 1969 through 1998, recently passed away and his wife,…
 

Linden Avenue Middle School Guitar Club Gets New Instruments

RHEF recently funded the purchase of new guitars for the popular middle school guitar club. Over the last 10 years…
 

First Tech Challenge Robotics Club and Team

RHEF recently funded the Red Hook Robotics Team with a $1,000 grant to invest in an Android-based technology platform. The…
 

Thank You!

Thanks to all who supported our Student in Need Fund initiative in which individual teachers and staff members are honored.…
 

RHEF Invites You to a Winter Night Out

Please join us on Thursday, January 29th from 5–9 pm for a “RHEF Celebrates the Arts” evening at Bread &…
 

Computer Programming Comes to Red Hook

74 students from elementary through the high school are learning the basics of computer programming using a web based program…
 

Building Relationships through Mentoring

The RHHS Mentoring club holds monthly activities that develop a sense of community and acceptance amongst students, faculty, and staff…
 

Career and College

Thanks to the support of our generous community RHEF continues to help fund the work of Career and College Transition…
 

Leadership Conference

Twenty students from Linden Avenue Middle School and Red Hook High School, along with their advisors, attended the Red Carpet…
 

Thank You!

We would like to thank everyone who participated in our summer fundraising event at the Bard Spiegeltent. The Foundation raised…
 

Career and College News

For the last four years the Foundation has supported Career & College Transition, initially by working with community volunteers to…
 

3D Printing Technology Takes Off in Red Hook

This spring, RHEF funded the purchase of 3D printers for Linden Avenue Middle School and Red Hook High School.…
 

3-D Printers are Revolutionizing the Classroom

RHEF is working with the school district to create opportunities to enhance 21st century learning skills for all students. With…
 

RHEF Family Restaurant Night at Cancun’s

Please join us on Tuesday, March 25th from 5 pm til closing for our second Red Hook Education Foundation Restaurant Night,…
 

RHEF in the news

Read about RHEF in the recent article in The Observer: “Foundation helps Red Hook’s students to learn and grow” “Group’s…
 

Student in Need Initiative

The Student in Need Initiative supports programs throughout the year that align with RHEF’s mission of equity for all students, regardless…
 

Focus On Technology

As the Red Hook school district explores the opportunities and challenges that come along with increased wi-fi access for the…
 

College Outreach

College & Career Outreach  News Over the summer education foundation volunteers wrote and secured a grant for the school district from…
 

Food & Wine Tasting Benefit to Create a Teaching Garden at Red Hook High School

Saturday, October 26th, 5:30 PM At the historic Elmendorph Inn Please help support the growth of one the Red Hook…
 

RHEF awards $1000 to the High School Robotics Club.

The Red Hook Education Foundation just approved a grant for the continued support of the high school Robotics Club. Pretty…
 

The Red Hook Education Foundation

 

Thanks for Making the Amy Helm Event a Success!

Thank you to everyone who came out for An Evening with Amy Helm. We had a sellout crowd! Additional thanks…
 

Looking for a great end-of-year gift for a teacher?

CONSIDER HONORING A TEACHER WITH A “SPIRIT OF EDUCATION” CERTIFICATE! SUPPORT THE RED HOOK EDUCATION FOUNDATION’S STUDENT IN NEED INITIATIVE.…
 

Join us for: An Evening with Amy Helm

SATURDAY, JUNE 29TH DOORS OPEN AT 7PM BARD COLLEGE SPEIGELTENT Ticket Levels-Please be as generous as you can! Minimum donation…
 

Save the Date! An Evening with Amy Helm

We are thrilled to be joined by Amy Helm this year as we once again return to the Spiegeltent on…
 

Mill Road Primary 1,000 Books Kids Club update

The 1000 Books Kids Club is up and running!  This program, funded by a mini-grant from the Red Hook Education…
 

Read Local Red Hook Literary Festival this weekend

Hope to see you there!
 

Congratulations to the Red Hook Middle & High School Debaters!

The Red Hook Education Foundation helped found the debate clubs in both the middle and high schools. We couldn’t be…
 

Fundraiser for Mill Road Garden/Harvest Hudson Valley

Please help our friends at the Mill Road Garden/Harvest Hudson Valley GROW – COOK – EAT   One of the…
 

Join Us: March 3, 2013 Winter Blues Friendraiser

 

Donate to the Student in Need Initiative this holiday season

Give a teacher the gift that keeps on giving The Student in Need Initiative Donations to this fund help support…
 

Student-In-Need Initiative

The Red Hook Education Foundation is excited to announce a new initiative beginning in January!  The “Student-in-Need Initiative” is a…
 

New Projects Funded in September 2012

The Red Hook Education Foundation  jumped right back into supporting our schools this September New Initiatives include- $1,000 in support…
 

Welcome Back Red Hook Central School District Students!

We are looking forward to another successful year. Would you like to get involved with the Red Hook Education Foundation?…
 

Arbor Day Tree Planting with Montgomery Place

Three varieties of apples were donated and planted by Montgomery Place Farms in a wonderful Arbor Day celebration with the 4th…
 

Middle School class visit to Reem Kayden Science Center

The Red Hook Education Foundation donated funds to the Bard Center for Civic Engagement, to help underwrite a portion of…
 

High School/Middle School Debate Tournement

On March 9, Red Hook students competed in the Bard Debate Union’s first annual Debate Tournament, featuring 2 rounds of…
 

2012 Martha Strever Scholarship Award

Congratulations to Glenn Rothwell, the 2012 recipient of the Martha Strever Scholarship.   Glenn will be attending Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute…
 

New shed built for the Mill Road outdoor classroom

High School students from the Residential Structures class built the Mill Road Elementary School students a shed for their outdoor…
 

PUT ON YOUR DANCING SHOES!

Tickets July 3rd Picnic & Dance Party Kick up your heels and kick off the summer on July 3, 2012…
 

2nd Annual Fundraiser at the Bard Spiegeltent – July 3rd, 2012

TICKETS Kick up your heels and kick off the summer on July 3, 2012 when The Red Hook Education Foundation…
 

Career Fair 2012: A Resounding Success!

The second annual Red Hook High School Career Fair was held on April 27th from 2 to 6PM at the…
 

Bard 5K for Red Hook Schools

The 2nd annual Bard 5K Run To Support Our Schools was a success! On Sunday, April 22nd, in spite of…
 

Red Hook Education Foundation

The Red Hook Education Foundation (RHEF) engages the support and energies of educators, businesses, citizens, parents, students, alumni, private foundations,…
 

Red Hook Education Foundation Grant Writers Obtain their First National Grant!!

Red Hook Education Foundation Grant Writers Obtain their First National Grant!! This just in!  On March 15, 2012, Red Hook…
 

2012 Red Hook High School Career Fair

Career Fair 2012 April 27th “Owning Your Own Business”    The Red Hook Education Foundation, Bard College, and the Red…
 

Congratulations to our 1st mini-grant recipients!

All recipients in this first round are Red Hook Central School District teachers. The mini-grant program is designed to support…
 

Help our Garden Grow!

Spring is coming soon to the Hudson Valley, and the folks at Mill Road Elementary School are busy preparing their…
 

Red Hook Students Compete in Debate Tournament at Bard

Red Hook LAMS Debaters at Bard Tournament On March 9, Red Hook students competed in the Bard Debate Union’s first…
 

Run for Education 4/22/12

Run To Support Our Schools! Bard College is holding a 5K Run/Walk to benefit Red Hook schools, on the morning…
 

Looking for some enthusiastic people-

We are looking for some enthusiastic people to help us with grant writing and project funding. Can you help? Email…
 

Please vote for the Red Hook Music Dept.!

Can you help us get out the vote for a $50K grant that the High School kids are trying to…
 

Stop by and see us at the garden

Stop by and see us at the outdoor classroom garden during the walkathon at Mill Rd School on Friday, September…
 

Rosanne Cash Concert Benefit is Big Success

Lorelei Smith, singer, Red Hook Class of 2015, and Rosanne Cash, singer/songwriter/author, at the Bard Spiegeltent, June 30, 2011. Photo…
 

Kristen Nugent Awarded First Martha Strever Scholarship

The Education Foundation is pleased to announce that Kristen Nugent, Red Hook Class of 2011, is the very first recipient of the…
 

Red Hook Education Foundation Benefit

We have Rosanne Cash and the Spiegeltent, all we need now is YOU! Buy your tickets now for An Evening…
 

Tickets for Rosanne Cash

On sale this weekend Saturday May 28th 12-3pm In the courtyard behind Bread Alone, Rhinebeck or anytime online
 

Save the Date! Rosanne Cash at the Bard Spiegeltent.

The Red Hook Education Foundation is thrilled to announce a benefit concert: An Evening with Rosanne Cash Thursday June 30th.…
 

First Career & College Fair a Big Success!

Over 200 students and their families attended this successful community event held on Friday April 29th. The event featured over…
 

Bard College 5K to benefit RHEF this Sunday

Bard College is organizing a 5K Run/Walk to benefit the Red Hook Education Foundation this Sunday, May 1st.  Entry fees…
 

Exciting program for Red Hook students coming up soon!

THE FIRST ANNUAL RED HOOK HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT CAREER AND COLLEGE FAIR April 29th 2:30 to 6PM Red Hook High…
 

Welcome!

Welcome to our website! Thank you to parent Joey Cavella for getting us up and running. We hope you will…