AWLEF is the Alabama World Languages Education Foundation. It is a non-profit, charitable organization whose purpose is to create an innovative, global languages and cultures environment that inspires, encourages and provides opportunities for the Alabama community.
The JoAnna B. Crane Scholarship. In 2013, The Alabama World Languages Education Foundation was incorporated as an Alabama Nonprofit Corporation, and in September 2014 the IRS approved AWLEF as a 501(c)(3) tax exempt charitable organization. All donations made to AWLEF are tax deductible. AWLA transferred operation of the JoAnna B. Crane Scholarship and the WILD program to the AWLEF Board.