Stylized Text:  Watervliet Public Schools Foundation For Excellence

The Watervliet Foundation for Excellence in Education is seeking new members for the organization. The Foundation provides resources for our schools over and above what the school can provide.

Past projects:

  • I’m in For Five - raised $20k for WiFi hotspots for needy students during COVID
  • Stadium Project - Donor-directed investment in Panther Stadium - $880k
  • Outdoor Classroom - currently raising funds to provide outdoor classroom spaces for each elementary campus - $200K
  • Classroom Mini-Grants: $2k each year for teacher-developed classroom grants/projects

We have a big vision for this group and ambitious goals, but we need your help. 

If you are interested in helping or just learning more about the Foundation you can:

  • Contact  Ric Seager at 269-463-0300 or  
  • Email Rebecca Oliphant at  or
  • Come to a meeting to find out more.  meetings are on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 5:30 PM.  The next meeting date is February 14, 2024.