Welcome to the Midland Educational Foundation

MEF NEWS                                              
May 19th, 2017:

The Midland Educational Foundation is taking shape for the 2017-2018 school year.  It will be another great year with a dedicated group of volunteers making a huge impact for our school!

Now is the time to sign on to join a great team doing amazing things for Midland.  The school is accepting nominations for all roles.

Here is a some information for two of the board positions:

Program Director

This is a very rewarding role.  The program directors work with the teaching staff to develop programs and initiatives that directly benefit the students and teachers of Midland

Fundraising Director

This is a fun role that has a direct impact on Midland students!  Directors develop fundraising strategies for the Foundation with the goal of providing the necessary funds to support the Foundation’s operation budget
Both of these roles are filled by 2 or more people that work as a team.  So, grab a friend and get involved together!!

Let us know if you would like to talk to the Program and/or Fundraising Directors from the 2016-2017 school year to learn more about these roles and their experiences.
Please contact Koleen Eisele at with questions or Sara Alsop at for a self-nomination form.

About the Foundation
The Foundation is an independent, 501(c)(3) non-profit organization which raises funds to support the educational goals at Midland Elementary.  The board is made up of parent volunteers who work closely with faculty, staff, and the Midland parent community.

Our Mission
The Foundation is dedicated to the Children at Midland Elementary School. The Foundation is committed to the children’s welfare through providing additional financial assistance, improved educational opportunities, increased parent and teacher support and community investment and participation.

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Ways You Can Help
Shop: Click and bookmark the Amazon link below to do your shopping. The first time you use Amazon Smile search for “Midland Educational Foundation Poway” and select as your default charity.  Amazon will donate a percentage of eligible sales directly to the Midland Educational Foundation.  Bookmark this link and use it every time you shop.

Donate directly using the PayPal link below. You can donate using your credit card or from your PayPal account.  Our PayPal donation email address is

Volunteer:  We are always looking for volunteers.  If you have a little bit of time to help out, have a special skill or trade, or just looking to find out more on how you can help please email our president
Contact the Board
President Koleen Eisele
Secretary Sara Alsop
Treasurer Holly Frisque
Fundraising Jennifer Carlsen
  Cathleen Post
  Wendi Jestand
Programs Erin Bethge
  Sandro Magana
Communications Lindsay Webdell
  Gigi Lenz
Teacher liaison Miranda Davis
PTA liaison Sarah Whitehead
Bilingual liaisons Marai Taylor
  Sandra Cedillo
Principal Sidia Martinez
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