CEF Mission Statement

Coweta Education Foundation is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit whose mission is to provide our children, youth, educators, and community with opportunities and programs that demonstrate the possibility of love, and connection through the celebration of education, and full expression of the pursuit of success for all who meet our path.


CEF Information

  • More than $100,000 has been donated in grants and endowment since the foundation's inception in 2003.
  • The endowment is with Communities Foundation of Oklahoma.
  • All money raised is granted to teachers for classroom projects as well as building an endowment for the future.
  • Remember all donations are tax deductible, please invest with us in our future.

Annual Foundation Events Include:

Golf tournament at Woods Golf Course on October 8th, 2018. Register online at www.cowetaefgolf.com

To make a tax deductable donation please contact:

Shannon Lawley at BancFirst


Coweta Education Foundation Board

Board of Directors

Heather Griffin
Irene Dressel
Cheryl Smith
Amy Oglesbee
Carrie Allamby
Chelsea Terry
Georgia Steele
Emily Doeksen
Jennifer Denton
Julie Fankhauser



Thank You

The CEF would like to give a huge shout out and thank you to Robin Fetter, Jamie Pestel, Dana Looper, and Karen Risley all BancFirst ladies for putting the event together for the CEF's benefit.

The following businesses were so graciously kind to donate to the event: BancFirst, The Emporium, Ruffles and Bows, Completely Random, Country Mart, Subway, Good Dog, Armstrong Bank, City Drug, Arvest, TTCU, McNellie's, Tulsa Shock, 10Gym, Lady Annabelle's, Covenant Technologies, Glitzy Sisters, Blue Bell, Wal-Mart, Raising Cane's, Ted's, Backstage Hair Design, Wendy's, QuikTrip, State Farm, Century 21, Jack in the Box, Mazzio's, Premier Dental, Advanced Chiropractic and Health Center, FNB of Coweta, Dairy Queen, Chik-fil-a, and Ryan Denton for emceeing the evening.

The event raised $2,000 to donate back to Coweta Public Schools in forms of grants to teachers.

Sincerely, Melanie Lormer, President Coweta Education Foundation.