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The Rochester Education Foundation is an independent, not-for-profit organization dedicated to raising resources and offering programs to support the success of Rochester's city schoolchildren.

Our goal? To support success for students at every age. Help us give Rochester city school students the tools they need to succeed.

Click here to watch our overview video on

Click here to watch our FAFSA Fest video on

The progress of the world depends almost entirely upon education -- George Eastman




Mark your calendar, be a sponsor, have a great time at our "Toast to REF - And Our Partners" event Oct. 17 at the Wintergarden.

Go to: "Toast 2018 event"


We've reached 2018 in 2018! Thank you for donating 2018 musical instruments to REF for city kids since 2005! For info go to: Spring for Music Opportunities


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REF, 250 Mill St., Roch. NY 14614

Click here to support our programs with an online donation through Network for Good.

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