G-P Education Foundation
For the second consecutive year, the Gregory-Portland Education Foundation (G-PEF) awarded grants to G-PISD teachers! These surprise announcements took place on Dec. 10, 2020, with awards totaling $13,942.74 for 15 teachers serving at four G-PISD schools. These programs will impact approximately 1,643 students in the current school year with many serving students in the years to follow! The G-PEF was fully established in February 2019. To date, the foundation has awarded $10,500 in scholarships for G-PISD students and $27,696.39 in grants to G-PISD teachers.
THANK YOU, DONORS! - Grants were made available thanks to our individual and private donors, as well as proceeds from the 2020 Teacher of the Year Banquet. Photos from the announcements are provided below, as well as a list of our 2020-21 grant winners and programs!
Will you help us REACH OUR GOAL -- 1,000 individual supporters in the G-P community giving $5 per month to the G-PEF? CLICK HERE to learn more ... Thank you!
The Gregory-Portland Education Foundation (G-PEF) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization established to serve and support G-PISD students and teachers, as well as students in surrounding districts involved in programs (for example, Career and Technology Education) which may also include G-PISD students. The Board of Directors is comprised of community leaders with a passion for education, who share a collective desire to see our students succeed and our teachers recognized for their outstanding work. CLICK HERE for a listing of G-PEF board members.
|G-PEF Funding Priorities include:|
|Grants to teachers/schools for creative educational programs resulting in student success;|
|Scholarships for students attending a college, university, or trade school; and|
|Awards and recognition for teaching excellence.|