The Chad School Foundation

Building Community Wealth 

Through Education


Support The Chad Scholars Program

Your generosity enables the Foundation to increase access to higher education for deserving students in the Greater Newark Area.  Chad’s financial assistance has made it possible for outstanding Newark-area students to attend such colleges and universities as Boston College, Howard University, University of Virginia, the Rutgers College of Engineering, and Syracuse University. 

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Black History Month Event - Cultural Education


Cultural Education - History, Impact and Relevance for the future

The Chad School Foundation would like to thank the Honorable Ras J. Baraka the Honorable M. Teresa Ruiz, and Dr. Howard Fuller for serving as speakers at our Black History Month event titled “Cultural Education – Its History, Its Impact, and Its Relevance for the future” held on Tuesday, February 26, 2019. The event featured a panel discussion by former Chad Educator, Brother Pat Green, former Chad School Parent, Verndry Elliot, and former Chad School Student Tearra Dunns. The Foundation also thanks Vonda of Vonda’s Kitchen, Eagle Academy for Young Men | Newark, Sadie Nash Newark, Shanell Dunns as well as all other volunteers and personnel who made this year’s event a success. We look forward to seeing you at our annual Scholars’ Awards Reception on May 22, 2019, at the Crystal Room, Robert Treat Hotel.

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Highlights from The 2019 Chad Scholars Awards Reception. This event was held on May 22, 2019 at the Crystal Room, Robert Treat Hotel. 

Mayor Ras Baraka delivers a Spoken Word at our Black History Month Celebration event titled "Cultural Education - History, Impact and Relevance for the future"

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