Each year the Foundation hosts several events to raise funds as well as provide fun educational opportunities to the community. We welcome local businesses who want to partner with us by supporting one of our events.

Westwood’s Got Talent

New for 2021 is a virtual talent showcase for Westwood kids aged 5-18 years old. Registration opens on March 1, 2021. Click here for more information on our inaugural WGT Contest.

Spelling Bee

Each year the Foundation hosts a Spelling Bee for third, fourth and fifth graders from the Westwood Elementary Schools. This exciting event draws almost 300 students. The Annual Spelling Bee is generally held on the first Friday of January at Westwood High School. Click here for more Spelling Bee Information.

Barbara M. Friedman Award

This former award, named for one of the founding members of the Foundation, has been presented to a community member for his/her outstanding contribution to education in Westwood. The Foundation for Westwood Education is grateful for the support of donors who make programs like these possible. See Past Recipients of The Barbara Friedman Award.

Calendar of Events

January Spelling Bee
February Annual Appeal
March Westwood's Got Talent!
April 15 Spring Grant Application deadline
October 15 Fall Grant Application deadline

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