SPARTA, NJ — New officers were recently named by the Sparta Education Foundation (SEF). Donna West is the President, replacing Danielle Dykstra in that role. Donna Spinetta will serve as Vice President, a position formerly held by Donna West. Gwen Donovan continues to serve as Secretary and Nancy Purnell continues to serve as the Treasurer.

Since 2006, the Sparta Education Foundation has funded over $1,013,000 in grants to all five of Sparta’s public schools. The Foundation is an all-volunteer, independent 501 (c) (3) NJ Non-Profit Corporation whose mission is to engage the entire community in philanthropic giving. Visit for more information about joining or volunteering.