Education

Creative Education Foundation Inc

  • Scituate, MA
  • creativeeducationfoundation.org

Mission Statement

As the Centre of Applied Imagination, the Creative Education Foundation helps individuals, organizations and communities transform themselves as they confront real-world challenges.

Main Programs

  1. Creative Problem Solving Institute
  2. CEF Press
  3. CEF YouthWise
  4. Journal of Creative Behavior
Service Areas

Self-reported

International

The Creative Education Foundation (CEF) publishes the Journal of Creative Behavior (JCB) which is subscribed to by institutions and individual's around the globe.  CEF conducts the Annual Creative Problem Solving Institute in the US with attendance on average from citizens of 30 countries.  CEF YouthWise has been conducted in Stellenbosch South Africa in collaboration with the Paul Roos Akademie for six years.

ruling year

1955

Principal Officer since 2005

Self-reported

Ms Victoria Kathleen Cliche

Keywords

Self-reported

Creativity, Education, Youth, Innovation, Creative Problem Solving

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EIN

16-0849832

 Number

3642892848

Physical Address

48 North Pleasant Street Suite 301

Amherst, 01002

Also Known As

CEF

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Education N.E.C. (B99)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

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Programs

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Program 1

Creative Problem Solving Institute

Teach Creative Thinking and Creative Problem Solving.

Category

Population(s) Served

Adults

Budget

Program 2

CEF Press

Publish books on Creative Thinking and Creative Problem Solving

Category

Population(s) Served

Adults

Budget

Program 3

CEF YouthWise

The CEF YouthWise Program seeks to teach young people how to apply Creative Problem Solving to make positive changes in their own lives and to collaborate with youth and adults in their schools and communities to solve challenges creatively and for the common good.

Category

Education

Population(s) Served

Children and Youth (infants - 19 years.)

Budget

Program 4

Journal of Creative Behavior

Publish academic research in the Journal of Creative Behavior

Category

Population(s) Served

Adults

Budget

Service Areas

Self-reported

International

The Creative Education Foundation (CEF) publishes the Journal of Creative Behavior (JCB) which is subscribed to by institutions and individual's around the globe.  CEF conducts the Annual Creative Problem Solving Institute in the US with attendance on average from citizens of 30 countries.  CEF YouthWise has been conducted in Stellenbosch South Africa in collaboration with the Paul Roos Akademie for six years.

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CREATIVE EDUCATION FOUNDATION INC
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31
Yes, financials were audited by an independent accountant.

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Creative Education Foundation Inc

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Principal Officer

Ms Victoria Kathleen Cliche

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Mr David Magellan Horth

Center for Creative Leadership

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