The Ramsey Public Education Foundation is pleased that you are here. Working together, we can enrich, enhance, and make extraordinary the quality of education in the Ramsey Public Schools.

Our Purpose

Our goal is to enhance the quality of our children's education by funding enrichment programs and innovative technologies that might otherwise remain beyond the realm of school budgets. With these important extras, we strive to make the educational experience in Ramsey truly exceptional.

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Ever wonder where the money goes? It goes right back into all five Ramsey public schools. Select from the Grants in Action menu to view some of the programs funded through grants from the RPEF.

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Sprint For Our Schools

Sprint For Our Schools is a 5K Race and 1-mile Fun Run presented by RPEF each May. Approximately 1000 participants come together for a community-oriented morning of running, walking, fun, food, and music. Save the date ~ May 13, 2017

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Ladies Night Out

Each Fall, the RPEF hosts our exciting Ladies Night Out event. Over 350 women attend a great evening complete with delicious food, cocktails, and the chance to win more than 150 gorgeous raffle baskets and silent auction prizes. Save the date ~ Oct. 12, 2017

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Everything you wanted to know about the volunteer RPEF Board of Trustees...Who we are, our mission and purpose, and how you can help.

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Learn about our fun and exciting fundraising events. We host Ladies Night Out in the Fall, Sprint for Our Schools in the Spring, and various smaller events throughout the year. Join us!

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We are proud of the money we grant to all five public schools in Ramsey. We also make District-wide grants, smaller Innovative Educator grants to teachers, and we award scholarships at RHS each year.

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Contact Us / News Sign-up

We would love to hear your thoughts, ideas, and questions. Please keep in touch! Here is where you can also sign-up for email notifications of all our news about events and grants.


  • Ladies’ Night Out 2017 Photo Gallery

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  • Ladies’ Night Out Program and Basket List

     Presenting the 2017 Ladies’ Night Out Program and Basket List.  Over 200 fabulous prizes generously donated by our supporters!  We are so looking forward to […]

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  • Ladies Night Out registration opens Friday, Sept 15th!

    RPEF’s 18th Annual 
    Ladies Night Out 
    Thursday, October 12, 2017 
    Seasons – Washington Twp.

    Registration is now OPEN!!
    Reservations are ONLY AVAILABLE ONLINE.
    (you DO NOT need a […]

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  • 2017-2018 RPEF Trustees

    The Ramsey Public Education Foundation is delighted to announce its 2017-2018 Board of Trustees.  We are thankful to those who volunteer their time and talents […]

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  • 2017/18 RPEF Grants

    RPEF is delighted to announce grants totaling $61,921 to Ramsey Schools for the 2017/2018 academic year.  These grants are the culmination of a year’s worth […]

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  • Lily & Kate Giveback Event

    Join us for another wonderful shopping opportunity at Lily & Kate in Ramsey to benefit our schools!  Mon., June 5 to Sat., June 10.
    10% of […]

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  • Paper Store Giveback Event – Sat, June 3

    Please join the RPEF at The Paper Store for a special event this Saturday, June 3 from 9am – 9pm.  See the attached flyer for […]

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    4th Annual Sprint for Our Schools – Important Info!

    Currently we have over 900 runners and we look forward to seeing you at The Fourth Annual Sprint for Our Schools. We are excited to […]

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  • Dine to Donate at Anthony’s Coal Fired Pizza

    Eat out at Anthony’s Coal Fired Pizza to support RPEF every Thursday in April!  Good for eat-in or take-out.  Just mention RPEF with your order […]

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  • Dine to Donate at Brady’s

    Please join the Ramsey Public Education Foundation on Tuesday, March 21st from 5:00pm to 10:00pm at Brady’s at the Station for a Dine to Donate […]

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The Ramsey Public Education Foundation has granted over $600,000 to the Ramsey Public Schools since its inception in 1992. Through the support of our community, we can help make the educational experience in Ramsey extraordinary.