CFEF Named 2020 Top-Rated NonProfit

For Immediate Release:


Award based on Outstanding Online Reviews

Cypress, Texas. September 17, 2020 – The Cy-Fair Education Foundation announced today it has been named a “2020 Top-Rated Nonprofit” by GreatNonprofits, the leading provider of user reviews of charities and nonprofits.

The Cy-Fair Education Foundation provides scholarships and grants for CFISD seniors and faculty/staff, resulting in continuing education for many. 

“We are honored to be named a 2020 Top-Rated Nonprofit,” says Marie Holmes, Executive Director, the Cy-Fair Education Foundation. We are proud of our accomplishments this year, including many senior scholarships to CFISD students. Cypress Fairbanks Independent School District’s High School students received: Bridgeland – 7, Cypress Creek – 6, Cy-Fair – 9, Cypress Falls – 5, Cypress Lakes – 7, Cypress Park – 7, Cypress Ranch – 4, Cypress Ridge – 7, Cypress Springs – 9, Jersey Village – 4, Langham Creek – 5, and Windfern  – 1.

The Top-Rated Nonprofit Award is based on the rating and number of reviews that the Cy-Fair Educational Foundation received from volunteers, donors and aid recipients. “It affirmed what I had been working for in school and empowered me to take the next step to college,” Harper said.  “I was thrilled to have earned it and determined to show that I deserved it.”


“The Cy-Fair Educational Foundation is a great example of a nonprofit making a real difference in their community,” said Perla Ni, CEO of GreatNonprofits, “Their award is well-deserved recognition not only of their work, but the tremendous support they receive, as shown by the many outstanding reviews they have received from people who have direct experience working with The Cy-Fair Educational Foundation.”

GreatNonprofits is the leading website where people share stories about their personal experiences on more than 1.6 million charities and nonprofits. The GreatNonprofits Top-Rated Awards are the only awards for nonprofits determined by those who have direct experience with the charities – as donors, volunteers and recipients of aid. 

The complete list of 2020 Top Rated Nonprofits can be found at:


About Cy-Fair Educational Foundation
“Empowering Today’s Students – Tomorrow’s Leaders through Higher Education”

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Media Contacts
Marie Holmes, Executive Director



Perla Ni,Great Nonprofits