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The History of Berkeley Public Schools Fund: Interview with Mary Friedman

Posted on July 15th 2015 in About the Schools Fund, Interviews

The Berkeley Public Schools Fund (formerly the Berkeley Public Education Foundation) was founded in 1983 in response to Proposition 13, which reduced property tax revenues in the State and severely impacted the amount of funds available for public schools. Watch one of our founders and current Board member, Mary Friedman, explain how we got our start […]