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


2018-2019 Grants and Sponsorships: $215,000 and Growing

Hansen Inspired Teacher Grants

  • $22,212.95 granted to 14 teachers and staff for professional learning opportunities that will inspire future teaching

MAEF Grants

  • $58,969.41 granted to 27 teachers and staff for resources that impact student achievement

Fund-A-Need Grant

  • Over $58,000 granted to support the school district’s goal to improve mental wellness for ALL Mahtomedi students through Prevention, Intervention and Support.

Oliver’s Fund Grants

  • $5,100 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 $50,500 awarded to students to pursue post-secondary education