BASD Education Foundation

BASD Education Foundation

Proudly serving the students and teachers of the
Beaver Area School District since 1985 

2020 Education Foundation Scholarships Awarded

The BASD Education Foundation proudly presented more than $42,000 in scholarships to the Class of 2020. More +

BASDEF Announces New Student Emergency Fund

The BASD Education Foundation remains committed to ensuring all students of the BASD have the necessary learning resources during the COVID-19 school closures and beyond. More +

Amazon Smile

Did you know that your Amazon purchases can directly benefit the BASD Education Foundation? More +

2019-2020 Mini Grant Recipients

The BASDEF is proud to announce the 2019-2020 teacher and student mini-grant awards for creative and innovative projects that will enhance the quality of education for students in the Beaver Area School District.  More +

Adaptive Playground Equipment at Dutch Ridge Elementary School

Thanks to a generous grant from the BASDEF Trill Fund there is a new adaptive merry-go-round at Dutch Ridge. More +


The BASDEF is proud to sponsor the #savethepool initiative. More +

2nd Annual Battle of the Decades Homecoming 5K

The 2nd Annual Battle of the Decades 5K/Family Fun Run/Walk was held on Saturday, October 5, 2019 as part of the Homecoming festivities More +
2019 Scholarship Recipients
Slideshow of 2019 Foundation Scholarship Recipients

BASD Education Foundation Trustees

Leigh A. McIntosh, CEcD, President

Karin Pilarski, Vice-President 

Joe Bevevino, Treasurer

Bea Diaz-Cothen, Esq.,  Secretary

Lindsay Courteau

Christopher Juba

Tracy Longo 

Eric McIntosh

Sara Roper, MD

Tom Schaughency

Beth Spence 

Terri Williams,  Ph.D.

Heather Woodske 

Dr. Betty Sue Schaughency, Emerita

Dr. Carrie Rowe, District Liaison 

About Us
Donations  can also be made through PayPal:
How Can I Help?
The success of the Foundation’s efforts depends on both financial support and community involvement. Please consider the Foundation as a serious candidate for memorial gifts, charitable contributions, and group donations from community organizations. Of equal importance, the Foundation will benefit from and be made more effective by the active concern and initiatives of the members of the community who may see fit to offer their ideas, recommendations, and active support to the work of the Foundation.

If you would like to contribute to the Foundation or would like more information, please contact any of the Trustees or write to the:
Beaver Area School District 
1300 Fifth Street
Beaver, PA 15009
T: 724.774.4021 F: 724.774.8770

BASDEF TAX ID# 25-1533595

Another way to support the Foundation is by shopping at AmazonSmile.  For each purchase Amazon will make a donation to the BASD Education Foundation.  For more information, click here:
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