Who We Are

The Need

The Best Way to Predict Your Future is to Create It.

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The Impact

With the Help of the Community, DEF continues to make an Impact for Our Students.

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The Team

It Takes More than One Person to Educate a Child.

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From educational initiatives to events, we want you to be in the know! Find out what’s going on!

What We Do

Education is Complex. The Dothan Education Foundation strives to unify the community around public education through our 3-Year Strategic Plan. Check out how our plans will support advancement and innovation to Dothan City Schools.


Check out the number of ways to get involved.

Donate to DEF

Help Advance the Mission of the Dothan Education Foundation.

Hear from DEF

Sign Up for Dothan Education Foundation Newsletter

Volunteer with the DEF

Join the Our Community. Volunteer with Us!

DCS Alumni

Register with us a DCS Alumni. Learn more about DCS activities.

Many Thanks to Our Wonderful Community Partners

Mike Schmitz

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We want to hear from you

We view ourselves as relational. If you prefer to talk to a real live person, please pick up the phone and give us a call.


Have any questions?

We strive to keep our finger on the pulse of education in Dothan.  Feel free to call us with questions and we will work to find an answer.


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