​​Wakefield Educational Foundation

WEF is a proud member of the Wakefield Lynnfield Chamber of Commerce.

Founded: 1989

Grants Awarded: $320,000 +

501(c)(3) non-profit community- based organization dedicated to enhancing the educational experience for all students in the Wakefield Public School System.


Joining the Board of Directors is a team of dedicated, active Members.:

Kristin Barrett         Amy Blain               Courtney Berinato       Sandra Blois            Sonia Bora              Andy Bray               Marianne Cohen   Janet Elwell                  Colleen Guida          Peggy Hagopian    Ann Herzog            Melissa Holmes     Nicole Jacob               Amy Leeman            Wendy Leone         Linda Longo           Amy Miller              Stacey Suntken          Amy Welch            

​If you wish to become a WEF Member and volunteer your time, please complete our Volunteer Form. You do not need any special training, just a willingness to work as part of a dedicated team that desires to support and build educational excellence in our Wakefield Public School System.

WEF Profile

Wakefield Educational Foundation

Meeting News

WEF meetings are typically held on the 3rd Tuesday of each month during the school year, 
7-8 PM at the Galvin Middle School .  Meetings are open to all persons interested in joining WEF.  Contact us if you'd like more information. 

2017-18 Meeting Dates

Click linked dates to view that meeting's minutes.

May 8, 2018         March 20, 2018 - cancelled        February 13, 2018       January 16, 2018              

November 14, 2017    October 17, 2017           September 12, 2017   

See archived meeting minutes.

The Wakefield Educational Foundation is governed by a Board of Directors comprised of community, parent and school volunteers committed to making Wakefield’s great school system even better:

President:  Elizabeth Russell

Vice President: Jennifer Theriault

Clerk:  Violetta Yu

Treasurer:  Mary Letchford
Directors:  Kim Hartman, Cary Mazzone, Linda McManama,,

                   Jennifer Moon, Gayle Wettach, Susan Worden

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