About Us

Friends of Alcott (also known as FOA) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to raise funds to enrich programming at Alcott College Prep.

Everyone is a Friend of Alcott!Our members consist of Alcott families, friends, faculty, and local businesses, all of whom are committed to raising funds for vital programs at Alcott.

Our two major fundraising initiatives during the school year are the Pledge Drive and the Spring Benefit & Auction.

Alcott's Six Fundraising Priority Areas

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Alcott's Past Projects and Events

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Alcott's Core

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Become a FOA Board Member!

Make a difference and become a Friends of Alcott (FOA) Board Member! FOA is a non-profit organization consisting of parents, faculty, staff and community members. Throughout the year, FOA sponsors fundraising events to benefit the school and students. If you are interested in running for FOA, please submit this Nomination Form no later than Monday, May 6th. Welcome to FOA!

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FOA Project Suggestions
and Funding Requests

Have a project you think FOA should take on? Feel FOA funding should go towards something else? Please fill out the form below. Board members will discuss with Principal Karrel and vote on it where applicable at the next meeting (2nd Tuesday of every month). Thank you for your interest!

FOA Project/Funding Request Form


FOA meetings are open to everyone and are generally held at 8:00 am on the second Tuesday of each month in the Alcott East Campus cafeteria. Everyone is welcome to attend. We are always in search of new FOA members as well as volunteers for our many initiatives. Email us at [email protected] if you would like to join our community and get involved!

Meetings and Minutes

Meet the Board

Thank you to our 2023-24 Board Members. We look forward to a wonderful year!



Shannon Naumann


Marisa Ryan

Vice President

Norman Kabir


Suzanne L'Erario


Heidi Tischer

Board Member


Board Member

Nun Moeri

Board Member

Myra Mormile-Wolper

Board Member

Jason Smith

Board Member

Bethany Biesenthal 

Board Member