Schools

Article Categories

Plainedge High School’s Inaugural Class of Peer Educators

In November 2018,  Plainedge High School hosted our Peer Education training program for the first time.  This program had truly come full circle for Lorraine Amato, a former Maurer Foundation Program Manager who initially drafted the program 12 years ago.  Lorraine, who volunteers her time on the Foundation’s Educational Advisory Council, invited us into her [...]

Maurer Makes An Impact in the Latino Community

The Maurer Foundation prides itself upon its ability to respond to the diverse needs of the communities we serve, which is why we have spent a great deal of time and effort developing and cultivating our Bilingual Breast Health Program.  As Long Islanders, we know how important it is to grow with the expanding needs [...]

Maurer Foundation Connects with Massapequa Students

The Maurer Foundation was proud to partner with Massapequa Schools for several days of programs teaching their students about breast health education and the importance of early detection.  The faculty, staff, and students of Massapequa welcomed The Maurer Foundation with enthusiasm.  The students, in particular, participated in our programs asking thoughtful, insightful questions and displayed [...]

Students With Cancer Survivor Parents: Apply For These Scholarships

Visiting Long Island schools to present our breast health programs, we’ve connected with many students and we’ve heard their personal stories. Many have family members with breast cancer and some even have parents currently in treatment. We know how tough it is for these students to juggle school and home life and we want you to know, [...]

Eastern Suffolk BOCES Sells Pink Cookies

The Maurer Foundation would like to offer our gratitude to the students and staff of Eastern Suffolk BOCES, who have once again participated in our Cookies for a Cause program.  Eastern Suffolk BOCES has been a dedicated partner since 2007 and have sold thousands of Pink Cookies on our behalf under the leadership of Patricia [...]