The Education Fund provides private sector leadership and support for innovation in public education. We design and implement initiatives that involve the entire community in improving our schools.

The American Red Cross of Greater Miami & The Keys will honor Linda Lecht, president of The Education Fund, on Thursday at the 24th Annual Sara Hoffman Woodruff Spectrum Awards luncheon recognizing outstanding women whose efforts have made significant contributions to the quality of life in South Florida. 

Health Foundation of South Florida has awarded a $200,000 grant over two years to The Education Fund ( to expand its Food Forests for Schools (FFS) initiative in public elementary schools in Miami-Dade County.

edible South Florida profiles students who excel in the kitchen and in the garden, including Jose Silva a student at Twin Lakes Elementary who has mastered the art of growing yuca.