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Light Up NK map is now LIVE

The NKEF is wishing each and every one of you a Happy Holiday Season! We hope these festive sights bring a little joy and happiness to you and your family! Thank you to each and every location who joined us to bring a new holiday tradition to light. We could not have put this together without your support!

Use the link below to find our LIVE map with all the festive locations pinned. Please click on the add direction button to plan out your own route. This feature will let you choose which location you would like to see and create driving directions.

LIVE NKEF LIGHT UP NK 2020 MAP

Make sure to Vote on your Favorite Location

Locations by Category

Business Store Front
Living Hope Christian Church730 South County Trail
Town Hall – North Kingstown100 Fairway Drive
Flowers by Bert & Peg550 Tower Hill Rd
North Kingstown Free Library100 Boone St
Bigg Smiles, LLC145 Phillips St
Blue Bus Foundation7366 Post Rd
Beauty and the Bath11 W Main St
Gardner’s Wharf170 Main St
Holly Jolly Inflatables
139 Georgia Ave
517 Glen Hill Rd
199 Shore Acres Rd
159 Haverhill Ave
Deck the Halls
98 Chestnut Rd.
621 Pendar Rd.
94 Grant Dr
352 Lafayette Rd
125 Georgia Ave
22 Allison Ct
62 Orchard Woods Dr
11 Beacon Dr
114 Oakdale Rd
44 Fishing Cove Rd
80 Boone St
8 Brighton Lane
38 Big Oak Dr
49 Allison Court
27 Cydot Dr
White Christmas Award
208 Sachem Rd
61 Shore Drive
183 Georgia ave
Best Use of Technology

136 Brookside Dr

Best light display
33 Barolay Dr
440 Shore Acres Ave
15 Keats Dr
30 Austin Meadows Lane
27 Saratoga Rd
14 Hawthorne Ct
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Sunday Donor Spotlight – The Zajac’s

 Our vision is not possible without the generous support of donors, like yourself, who see the value of their investment. Thank you for supporting the foundation and education here in North Kingstown!

Ed and Kathy Zajac

Kathy and Ed have a combined career of sixty-four years in education in upstate New York. Rhode Island was always a favorite vacation destination, and in 1998 they found their future retirement home here in NK. Supporting teachers and their students has always been a top priority for them, and the NKEF afforded the perfect opportunity to get involved locally.

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‘Light Up North Kingstown’ contest and fundraiser to help public school students

RJ Hiem and NBC 10 spotlight NKEF’s Light UP NK with a visit to Bethany Sullivan’s home and the North Kingstown Library, which are both decked out and registered to be part of NKEF Light UP NK. We have added a new category, Holly Jolly Inflatables and extended the deadline to be sure that no one misses out on the holiday fun.

Register here until December 8th!

If you missed R.J. Hiem”s clip on Light UP NK you can check it out here on NBC 10!

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Congratulations to Alice Hamilton and Christine Malley who are this weeks Starfish Honor Recipients

Congratulations!

Alice Hamilton, The Fishing Cove Elementary School PTO has made a donation in your name to the North Kingstown Educational Foundation.

Congratulations!

Christine Malley, The Quidnessett Elementary School PTO has made a donation in your name to the North Kingstown Educational Foundation.

Do you know someone who deserves a Starfish Honor?
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Congratulations to Joanne Feaster and Elizabeth Branchaud who are this weeks Starfish Honor Recipients

Congratulations!

Joanne Feaster, The Wickford Middle School PTO has made a donation in your name to the North Kingstown Educational Foundation.

Congratulations!

Elizabeth Branchaud, The Hamilton Elementary School PTO has made a donation in your name to the North Kingstown Educational Foundation.

Here is how the Starfish Honor program works!
Do you know someone who deserves this honor?

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Where are the Best Light Displays in NK ?

Calling all residents and businesses owners, the NKEF is looking for locations to join Light UP NK and share some holiday cheer. Light Up NK is a Holiday Decorating Contest and Luminary event that will kick off December 11th and go until December 26th.

Since we will all be “Home for the Holiday’s” we would like to celebrate with our community in a different way. Register your location and spread some good cheer to bring joy and happiness in a difficult year!

Light Up NK – North Kingstown Educational Foundation (nkefoundation.org)

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Congratulations to Jordan Albernaz and Michael Berndt who are this weeks Starfish Honor Recipients

Congratulations!

Jordan Albernaz, The NKHS PTSO – Parent Teacher Student Organization had made a donation in your name to the North Kingstown Educational Foundation.  

Congratulations!

Mr. Berndt, The DMS PTO had made a donation in your name to the North Kingstown Educational Foundation.

https://nkefoundation.org/donate/starfish-honor/
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You can GIVE a Starfish Honor too!

Let’s appreciate more people like Brenda Glover and Principal Hitchener for their dedication and hard work to keeping our students safe and learning each and every day.

Starfish Honor

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NKEF Starfish Honor awarded to Brenda Glover and Principal Nicole Hitchener

Congratulations!

Brenda Glover, The Forest Park PTO had made a donation in your name to the North Kingstown Educational Foundation.  You are the first official recipient of the Starfish Honor Award.

Congratulations!

Principal Nicole Hitchener, The Stony Lane PTO had made a donation in your name to the North Kingstown Educational Foundation.  


To learn more about the Starfish Honor please visit https://nkefoundation.org/donate/starfish-honor

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NKEF Celebrates the Holidays

The NKEF is getting ready for the holidays with two great opportunities to make this season special and safe.   Tis’ the season for everything merry and bright!!  Check them out and see which one you would like to take part in or maybe even consider both – the more, the merrier!!!    

Family Portrait Fundraiser & Light up NK event

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