The Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Awards For Excellence in Private Enterprise Education


The Leavey Class of 2020

Freedoms Foundation and the Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Foundation are proud to announce the Leavey Class of 2020.  This year’s class is comprised of 5 exceptional educators.  They represent 1 elementary school, 2 middle school, and 2 high school programs.  Freedoms Foundation will be honoring the recipients throughout the summer and fall, in events held both online and in-person.  To see the Class of 2020 please click here.



Since 1977, Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge and the Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Foundation have honored outstanding teachers for bringing passion and creativity to their classrooms as they teach students about entrepreneurship and the free enterprise system.

The awards program recognizes educators at the elementary, junior high school, high school, and college levels.  To date, the program has recognized more than 600 teachers from across the country and awarded over $4 million.


For more information:

Contact the Awards Department at the Freedoms Foundation via e-mail or call Carolyn Santangelo at 610-933-8825, extension 234.