The North Branch Area Education Foundation

A non-profit 501(c)(3) charitable organization dedicated to supporting and enhancing the excellence of North Branch area children and the educational experience. Tax-deductible donations will be used for grants to educators who have extraordinary ideas for excellence in the learning experience.


Interested in attending one of our events or want to be a sponsor? Please contact us for more information.

Perfect 10 Event 2014

Event Date: 
Saturday, October 4, 2014 - 4:00pm

Location: Spectacular Events in Isanti, MN
Tickets: $70.00 - Available at County Market in North Branch, North Branch Community Education office in the Education Center, Shopko, Stearn Bank, and from board members.
Entertainment: Comedians David Crowe and Bryan Miller

4:00 Social Hour and Silent Auction
5:15 Dinner
7:00 Live Auction
7:30 Comedians David Crowe and Bryan Miller

Money raised at the Perfect 10 event is returned to North Branch Area Public Schools through grants to educators. Grants in the amount of $33,098 will be awarded in March 2014. This money includes $9,500 that was raised in Fund A Dream to provide communications devices in classrooms to assist teachers and make sure all students hear the lessons. Thank you to everyone who attended and we look forward to seeing you again on October 4, 2014. Bring your friends!

David Crowe is originally from the Seattle, WA area. He has had a one hour comedy special on Showtime and has appeared on Comedy Central. The four albums he has released can be heard on SiriusXM radio. In addition he has performed for President Bill Clinton, Boeing, Microsoft, Target, Ford Motor Company, and others. He also has his own line of greeting cards called "Frank and Funny". To see highlights of his performances, visit

Bryan Miller currently resides in the Twin Cities area and can be seen at the Acme Comedy Company at the Mall of America and opening for the Minnesota Public Radio Comedy Show. He was a finalist in Acme's Funniest Person in the Twin Cities and in April 2012 appeared on the Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson.

NBAEF Awards Grants for 2014

In April, the North Branch Area Education Foundation awarded nearly $30,000 in grants that will impact over 2200 students attending North Branch Area Public Schools. To see more about the grants awarded, click on the Grants tab at the top of the page.