Since our inception in 1988, the Mahtomedi Area Educational Foundation has contributed more than $2 million to educational initiatives.
— Suzanne Anderson, Past President

MAEF provides Financial support in three ways

Mahtomedi Middle School Students use Chromebooks purchased by MAEF

Mahtomedi Middle School Students use Chromebooks purchased by MAEF

  • Grants to teachers and staff of Mahtomedi Public Schools to pursue enrichment opportunities for themselves, their classrooms and the student community
  • Scholarships to students for educational pursuits
  • Sponsorships to organizations and initiatives that further educational excellence in the Mahtomedi School District


2017-2018 Grants and Sponsorships: $230,000 and Growing

Hansen Inspired Teacher Grants

  • $24,662.23 granted to 11 teachers and staff for professional learning opportunities that will inspire future teaching

MAEF Grants

  • $54,905.18 granted to 21 teachers and staff for resources that impact student achievement

Fund-A-Need Grant

  • $74,000 granted to make updates and improvements to the Media Centers at OH Anderson, the Middle School and the High School.

Oliver’s Fund Grants

  • $3,460 granted to initiatives that impact student mental wellness and increase awareness of the important issues of mental health and suicide prevention

Student Scholarships

  • More than $50,000 awarded to students to pursue post-secondary education and summer enrichment programs