Proceeds earned from the race will be donated to the Mattawan Public Education Foundation (MPEF) for use toward their brain strong programs for students. In 2013-2014, MPEF funded 24 new classroom programs, 13 college scholarships and provided many other grants to support learning in Mattawan Schools. Brain strong summarizes the mission of the Mattawan Public Education Foundation: “to strengthen the community through funding unique educational opportunities.” Check out and the MPEF Facebook page to see students engaged in these programs or for more information!