Join us at the CEF 2017 Gala

Date: October 3, 2017 (Tuesday)

Join us at our upcoming event — open to the public. The CEF Gala is held annually and includes a banquet, awards, speakers, and more. So mark your calendar and stay tuned for more information on tickets as the date gets closer!

2015 Gala

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2016 Gala

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2016 Presidential Forum

View info and video from the 2016 Presidential Forum.

CEF Awardees

Champions of education who have received awards from CEF since 1986.

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CEF Events

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Charts & Resources for FY 2017 and 2018

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CEF Budget Book

Access CEF’s analyses of the President’s budget request from 2011 to the present.