The 2016 NEF 5K Run/Walk and Family Wellness Fair, presented by CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Health System, is Saturday, May 7 at SeaWorld San Antonio. The 5K has become one of the largest, local non-profit 5Ks in San Antonio. In 2014 and 2015, almost 5,000 people participated each year. Similar to the San Antonio Spurs chasing a 6th championship, NEF has a "Race for Seis" of its own. The Foundation's goal is to have 6,000 participants this year. Help NEF be a champion for NISD students!

New Teacher School Supply Program: Passing the Torch

As we bid farewell to some of Northside’s best teachers who are retiring this year, we welcome a new crew of first year teachers this summer.

Six Flags Fiesta Texas & SeaWorld San Antonio Discount Tickets

Northside Education Foundation has a deal for you! Once again, NEF is selling discounted tickets to Six Flags Fiesta Texas and SeaWorld San Antonio. 
Six Flags Fiesta Texas: $35 single-day ticket (more than half the gate price)
This ticket can be upgraded to a season pass for as low as $29.99.

NEF & The Big Give S.A.

NEF is participating in The Big Give S.A. on May 3 and we need YOU to join us! It's 24 hours of unprecedented nonprofit giving and it's your chance to make a real difference, right here in our community.

'Fore' Education Golf Tournament

The 2016 NEF 'Fore' Education Golf Tournament, presented by Joeris General Contractors, was held Monday, April 11, 2016, at Oak Hills Country Club. The event sold out six weeks before the event date and raised $12,000 more than last year's tournament. A big thanks to all of our sponsors! Click here for pictures.  

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Sporting Clay Shooting Tournament

The 2015 NEF Sporting Clay Shooting Tournament, presented by Bartlett Cocke General Contractors, took place Wednesday, Nov. 4 at the San Antonio National Shooting Complex. More participants signed up this year to support NEF in aiming high to help enrich NISD students' education. This increase helped raise more funds for NEF grants! Save the date! The 2016 tournament is scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 9.  

Event photos are available here.

2015 NEF Pillar Recognition & Banquet

The NEF Pillar Recognition and Banquet, presented by Raba Kistner, was a success! Almost 700 guests attended the gala on Wednesday, Sept. 16, at the Venues at Valero. The 2015 NISD Pillars of Character were recognized and all in attendance enjoyed hearing our Pillars' amazing stories over dinner, silent and live auctions, and show-stopping student performances. Save the date! The 2016 gala is Wednesday, Sept. 21 at Valero.

NEF: Top Ranking Education Foundation in Bexar County

NEF is the top ranking education foundation in Bexar County and among the top 50 in the nation. The nation’s only study and ranking of K-12 education foundations, “Stepping Up: The Top K-12 Education Foundations in the Nation,” has ranked NEF 33rd.

Stepping Up looked at eight key performance categories to determine the ranking: annual revenues, revenues per student, total assets, assets per student, investment income, total program expenses, expenses per student, and human capital (volunteers).

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