Watch our 35th Anniversary video HERE!

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ASPIRE, FAFSA, Finals and more!

January 24, 2017

We are proud to offer various resources to all Salem-Keizer youth. It is our goal to move to action members of the community through educating and inspiring them. From ASPIRE, FAFSA, Finals Week and more, we have tips, resources and opportunities for anyone and every one. Please click here and find our stories posted on the Statesman Journal's website. Because of you, every child, every day has the opportunity to be awesome. 

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LEGO Robotics

January 08, 2018

The 2017 Advancement to Championship Event (ACE) awards go to:

Day one winners from the Qualifying Tournaments held on December 2nd:

1st Place from the Salem Qualifying Tournament: M-n-M and the Three Musketeers, Springfield

2nd Place Burrito Bots, Silverton

LEGO-Benders, Independence

The Robotic Whales, Eugene

Robot Romp, Lebanon

Pickle Bricks, Independence

Day two winners from the Qualifying Tournaments held on December 3rd:

1st Place Tech Town Rangers, Portland

2nd Place Molalla Minions, Molalla

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Urban AgFest 2017

October 20, 2017

Our 2017 Urban AgFest held at McKay High School was a bountiful success! 

Students enjoyed the taste of fresh-pressed cider, learned the fundamentals of Beekeeping and how bees greatly affect our environment, and the benefits of vermicomposting!

Thank you to all of our volunteers and booth participants who made the event a fun learning environment for students. 

Click Here to see the 2017 Fun Facts!

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Watch: SKEF Turns 35!

September 14, 2016

This video represents the last 35 years of SKEF and our awesome community support. We appreciate everyone who helped make the last 35 years unforgettable! Thank you. We are looking forward to the next 35 years insuring every child, everyday is valued and included.

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