The DEF is a private, not-for-profit organization founded in 1989 after Proposition 2½ budget cutbacks forced the Duxbury school system to cancel many fine arts and enrichment programs. The DEF receives, administers, and disburses funds for educational, scientific and charitable purposes to be used to develop, support and assist programs which benefit the students, teachers, and staff of the Duxbury public school system.
Managed by a board of 21 volunteers, the DEF trustees meet regularly to organize fundraising activities and consider grant applications. Any teacher or administrator in the Duxbury schools, or anyone with a program designed to enrich the educational experience of Duxbury students may apply in writing for a grant.
Funds are made available for DEF grants through generous contributions. To raise funds, the DEF coordinates an annual appeal and also runs community events, such as 4th of July Road Race, Oktoberfest, and DEF Presents...
Join the fun when Improv Asylum comes to Duxbury for two crazy comedy shows! … [Read More...]
Our annual “Answer the Call” signature event was a huge success thanks to all the volunteers who … [Read More...]
In celebration of our 25th anniversary, DEF hosted its first annual Oktoberfest and silent auction at the … [Read More...]
Buy tickets for our Evening Show with Improv Asylum on March 7, 2015 at the Duxbury PAC. Tickets are $15 each or you can reserve a row of 15 seats. (Tix will be $20 at the door.)
Become a Corporate Row Sponsor!
Includes 15 reserved seats, signage, and sponsor acknowledgements. Click on Purchase Tickets to learn more. Questions? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
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