At a Glance

  • Founded in 2001 by the CSES parent community

  • Primary source of funding for educational enrichment resources

  • Funded solely through the generous support of Carderock parents

  • Independent from the CSES PTA, the two organizations work collaboratively for the betterment of our children's education

Did you know your Foundation donations have funded all of the below?

  • Student Online Learning Tools (PebbleGo, BrainPop, PowerKids Science, Newsela, One More Story and more)

  • Teacher Instructional Tools (Learning Ally Audio Books, Read 30/60/90 prizes, other classroom resources

  • Professional Development (Leadership, Mindfulness, Reading/Writing and Equity training workshops)

  • Arts Enrichment (Organizing and subsidizing of Drama Cubs, the school's drama club)

  • STEM Enrichment (Organizing and funding of complimentary science and technology classes)


Hammere Gebreyes


Jane Alexander


Lipika Dash

Philanthropy Chair

Lance Bloomberg

Communications Chair

Ben Brundred

Fall Membership Chair

Caroline Rivers

Drama Chair

Amy Troop

STEM Chair

Laura Holmes

Spring Auction Chairs

Ben Brundred

& Mel Casey


CSES Principal

Jae Lee

CSES Staff Development

Mary Pat Veihmeyer