2014-2015 Grant Reception

February 11, 2015  |  Event List, news

Congratulations to our 2014-2015 Grant Winners!

The Foundation will hold its annual Grant Reception on March 11 from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. at the Showers Building. The event will begin with hor d’oeuvres and a showcase for a selection of previous grant winners to display their enriching projects. Solution Tree CEO Jeff Jones will deliver the keynote address. The Foundation will then present awards to the 2014-2015 grant winners. The following grants will be awarded:

Elementary Library Grants:

  • Binford’s Top 10: Binford Elementary School
  • Serious about Series: Summit Elementary School
  •  The Journey Begins With A Book: Templeton Elementary School, Childs Elementary School & University Elementary School
  •  The Earth and All Its Treasures: Clear Creek Elementary School
  •  Let’s Keep Reading! Books to Support Instruction and Pleasure Reading:Unionville Elementary School
  •  Reading Madness…A Reader’s Path to the Final Four: Highland Park Elementary School
  •  Read to Someone: Lakeview Elementary School
  •  Treasured Classics: Arlington Heights Elementary School
  •  Updating Nonfiction: Marlin Elementary School
  •  Genre Series: Grandview Elementary School

Multi-Classroom, School & System Grants

  • Social Skills Picture Books: Childs Elementary School & Lakeview Elementary School
  •  Bullying Prevention and Education: Lakeview Elementary Elementary School
  •  Preschool Math Matters! Clear Creek Elementary School, Highland Park Elementary School, Templeton Elementary School & University Elementary School
  •  Simple Machines: How things work: Clear Creek Elementary School
  •  Building Healthy Relationships for Teens, Teen Dating, and Interpersonal Violence Prevention: ASE, Batchelor, BGS, BHSN, BHSS, Jackson Creek & Tri-North

Classroom & Small Project Mini Grants

  • Books for Little Readers: Summit Elementary School
  •  Event Recycling Initiative: Bloomington High School South
  •  READ 180 – Reading Counts: Bloomington High School North

The Foundation will also honor grants that were awarded from external organizations and foundations this school year. Thank you to these organizations for funding $65,135 and inspiring learning for our students:

  • Literacy Intervention Fountas & Pinnell : Templeton Elementary School, Funded by: Bloomington Urban Enterprise Association
  •  Literacy Intervention Fountas & Pinnell: Summit Elementary School, Funded by: Bloomington Urban Enterprise Association
  •  Camp Emma Lou Transportation: Fairview Elementary School, Templeton Elementary School, Summit Elementary School, Funded by: Bloomington Urban Enterprise Association
  •  Language Arts Curriculum Materials: Tri-North Middle School, Funded by: Bloomington Urban Enterprise Association
  •  Understanding Math – Hands On: Tri-North Middle School, Funded by: Bloomington Urban Enterprise Association
  •  Pavegen: Bloomington High School South & Outreach to all MCCSC schools, Funded by: Duke Energy Foundation and Raymond Foundation
  •  MCCSC Professional Development: All MCCSC Schools, Funded by: Wahl Family Charitable Trust

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