With more, we can do more - together

The Bowling Green Schools Foundation is a registered 501(c)3 charitable organization for the exclusive benefit of Bowling Green City Schools

Fueling Futures,
One Classroom at a Time.

About us

The Bowling Green Schools Foundation is a registered 501(c)3 charitable organization for the exclusive benefit of Bowling Green City Schools.

our values

We are on a mission to ignite the potential within every student and teacher. We believe in the transformative power of education and the profound impact it has on individuals and communities. Our commitment is to provide unwavering support, resources, and inspiration to students as they navigate their educational journeys, and to empower teachers with the tools they need to spark curiosity and foster a love for learning.


Teacher Grants

The foundation provides over $10,000 in direct grants to classroom teachers each year.


The foundation awards annual scholarships to graduating Seniors at BGHS.


The foundation works with local businesses and community members to enhance oppotunities.

Bobcat pride

The foundation is comprised of an all volunteer board of teachers and community leaders .

The Monday, April 8, 2024, total solar eclipse will cross North America with Bowling Green in the path of totality. 

Safety is the number one priority when viewing a total solar eclipse.

The Bowling Green Schools Foundation is working to provide each student and staff member specialized eye protection for solar viewing.

Visit the BG Chamber of Commerce Eclipse page for all community resources and information on the April 2024 eclipse

Bowling Green Schools Foundation

Board of directors

Dustin Bauman

Board Member

Dan Black

Board Member

Brian Buchhop

Board Member

Amilcar Challu

Board Member

Joe Edens

President and Chair, Fundraising Committee

Melanie Ferguson

Board Member

Norm Geer

Board of Ed Representative and Chair, Alumni Committee

Ted Haselman

Superintendent, Bowling Green City Schools

Melissa Hemminger

Board Member

Stacey Higgins

Board Member

Andy Layden

Board Member and Chair, Scholarship Committee

Deb McLean

Secretary and Chair, Grants Committee

Brian Buchhop

Board Member

James Nester

Board Member

Katie Schetter"

Board Member and Chair, Media Committee

Melanie Stretchbery

Board Member

Heather Tessler

Board Member

Paul Walker

Treasurer and Chair, Finance and Nomination Committee

Paula Williams

Board Member

Dominic Wells

Board Member

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