Our MissionThe Mission of the Hillsborough Education Foundation is to engage business and community partners in the support of Hillsborough County Public Schools and the academic achievement of all its students.

Our Vision is that Hillsborough County will be recognized for its excellent public schools and as a community committed to having every one of its students succeed.

HEF Strategic Direction

Who we are:

HEF is a coalition of business and community leaders.

What we do:

As an independent 501(c)(3), the Hillsborough Education Foundation seeks to improve the academic success and wellbeing of each Hillsborough County Public School student with a particular emphasis on supporting students at risk of not graduating. 

How we do it:

In collaboration with the School District, concerned individuals and community partners, HEF provides programs and educational enhancement services that have been shown to improve the chances of student academic success and wellbeing.