1914 Hickory Blvd SW
Lenoir, NC 28645

The Education Foundation is a nonprofit organization that supports high academic achievement and innovation in Caldwell County's public schools. The Foundation promotes cooperation between the schools and the private sector and encourages creativity and excellence in teaching by securing resources to enhance education in a rapidly changing world.

The Foundation is the only nonprofit organization in Caldwell County which exclusively supports public education. The Caldwell County School Systems consists of 26 schools, approximately 1,800 employees and 12,600 students. The county faces many challenges such as maximizing student achievement, providing a healthy and safe environment, and committing to and advancing toward changing technology.

Education Foundation of Caldwell County

Mission Statement
The Education Foundation Inc. of Caldwell County is a nonprofit organization that secures funds, distributes resources, and increases support for the public schools which broaden and strengthen the educational experiences of the county’s students and educators.

  • 2004 winner of the Governor’s Education First Partnership Award
  • 2005 winner of North Carolina Award for Outstanding Volunteer Service