• Excellence in Education

    • Supporting all 15 P-H-M schools through innovative teaching grants in the Penn-Harris-Madison School District.

    • Superintendent's Luncheon

    • Newly crowned Miss America 2014 Nina Davuluri was the featured speaker at the Oct. 22 luncheon.

    • PHMEF Fall Grants

    • PHMEF disbursed more than $10,000 supporting innovative grants that directly impact P-H-M students during its Fall Grant Cycle

    • Silver Mile Run for Education

    • Register for the 7th annual Silver Mile Run for Education & Health and Fitness Fair on Saturday, May 10, at Penn High.

Upcoming Events

  • Silver Mile Run for Education

  • Registration for the Silver Mile Run for Education & Health and Fitness Fair is now open. This community event is set for Saturday, May 10, at Penn High School, and includes a 10k, 5k, and 1-mile fun walk. There will be free health screenings - provided by presenting sponsor Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center - silent auction; health and fitness expo; art gallery tour; mini robotics camp; and more! Click on image to learn more.

In The Headlines

  • Show appreciation to your child's teacher, principal, bus driver (any P-H-M employee) through PHMEF's Spring Thank-A-Teacher. Sheets will go home after spring break. Click on image to download a form.

  • In Memoriam

  • Honoring former P-H-M teacher and administrator David Tydgat who passed away.


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    Corporations for Education - the Foundation's corporate division - welcomes its newest Team Member Lake City Bank. Thank you for your 5-year commitment to P-H-M.

  • Annual Drive

  • Learn how to support PHMEF through our annual drive.


High honor for Dr. Thacker

School Board at Award_smallCongratulations to Superintendent Dr. Jerry Thacker on receiving the distinguished Sagamore of the Wabash at Friday, February 28, basketball game. The recognition is one of the highest civilian honor given by the governor of Indiana. It is our honor to be working along side Dr. Thacker in numerous PHMEF projects that strengthen P-H-M’s history of excellence.


Funds Distributed

  • CFE Grants

  • $235,980

    * To-date since 2006

  • Scholarships

  • $86,500

    * since 1997

  • Classroom Grants

  • $193,408

    * To-date since 1996