Hillsborough Education Foundation

About Hillsborough Education Foundation

The mission of Hillsborough Education Foundation is to strengthen public education in Hillsborough County through advocacy, investment of resources and programs that empower every student to achieve academic and personal success.

As a nonprofit focused solely on strengthening public education in our county, Hillsborough Education Foundation raised nearly $7.1 million dollars last year to support our programs.
*School Supplies and Resources *Mentoring *Digital Equity *School and Classroom Enrichment *Scholarships *College and Career Readiness *Teacher Support and Recognition

HEF’s resources and financial support enrich K–12 educational experiences by providing opportunities for all students. Together with our community partners, HEF strategically invests in initiatives that impact teaching quality and increase graduation rates, bolstering a thriving workforce of tomorrow and the sustainable prosperity of Tampa Bay. Learn more at


Volunteer TSIC Mentor

October 2015 - September 2019 Tampa, FL
“The staff was very supportive! I also liked how the program scaffolded support around each mentee. The best part was meeting with my mentee 3-4 times/month and seeing my student develop academically and personally.”

Administrative Support Intern

June 2015 Tampa, FL
“Learning how they help the community and how many businesses support education.”
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