Join us for our annual Back to School Lunch on September 13!

Our School Supply Drive runs fro Aug.1-31. Learn more here.

Take a look at our Enrichment Academy Summer Camp Options!

Take a test drive, make a difference:

We need YOU to become an ASPIRE mentor! Click here to find out how.



Fred Meyer Community Rewards

June 09, 2016

Fred Meyer customers! Re-enroll your Rewards Card to the Salem-Keizer Education Foundation and earn SKEF donations by shopping. 

Here’s how to re-enroll:

• Relink your card to our Community Rewards program through an email sent to all customers on June 8 or by logging onto your account at Our non-profit number is 83096.

• Every time you shop and use your Rewards Card you continue to help us earn a donation!

• Remember, you still earn your Rewards Points, Fuel Points, and Rebates.

• For more information about Fred Meyer Community Rewards Customer Re-enro...

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Pictures of Peace

August 03, 2016

Pictures of Peace

Poster Contest

Oregonians for Peace

What does peace look like to you?

Oregonians for Peace is hosting “34 Days of Peace” from September 21st to October 24th with activities and events surrounding the theme of peace.

SKEF is partnering with Oregonians for Peace in a poster contest to see what peace looks like to you. Posters will be displayed throughout th...

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SKEF is Hiring!

August 18, 2015

In addition to volunteers, success at the Salem-Keizer Education Foundation relies on the people who work for our organization. If you would like to be a part of building a community invested in awesome kids, SKEF is looking for well qualified candidates for various positions within our organization. To apply for one of the listed positions, please submit a cover letter and resume to

Current Openings:

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Nominate a Teacher in your life

August 04, 2016

Walmart's Commander in Teach - Nominate Oregon Teachers!

For more than 50 years, customers have shopped with us to get back to school. And although it's still mid-summer in Oregon, we are getting ready for students and teachers. We know a successful school year is about more than just stocking up on the right supplies - it starts with the commander of the classroom, our teachers.

According to recentresearch[i], teachers reach into their own pockets to spend, on average, $490 of their own money to get their classroom ready and to make sure their students have everything they need.

We are...

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Awesome Youth Sports Registration

July 01, 2016

Click here to register online.

Click here to download a registration form.

Please direct all PDF registration forms and any questions to Registration forms can also be faxed to (503) 364-2937.

Current Registration Periods:

Summer Soccer League: July 18th through August 18th

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Summer Camp

July 01, 2016

Summer day camps bring fun and fantasy to help eliminate the summer slide and support our most gifted students. Lego-robotics, writing and invention, and babysitting certification programs are just a few of the most popular offerings that keep minds and bodies busy during the summer. See a complete list of camp options here: Summer Day Camps Form OR Register Online!


  • McKinley Elementary School: 466 McGilchrist St. SE   
  • Englewood Elementary School: 1132 19th St. NE 

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