Presentation on theme: "Waverly Education Foundation Established 1993 18 years of commitment to Waverly Community Schools September 2011."— Presentation transcript:
Waverly Education Foundation Established years of commitment to Waverly Community Schools September 2011
Waverly Education Foundation 515 Snow Road ~ Lansing, MI WEF – What is it? Waverly Education Foundation (WEF) was created to support the students and programs of Waverly Community School District Funded by membership of private citizens and businesses as well as fundraisers (Golf Outing and Gala) Fall/Spring Grants for recognized school programs within Waverly School District Yearly Student Scholarship and Grant Recognition of Volunteers
Waverly Education Foundation 515 Snow Road ~ Lansing, MI WEF – How Have We Helped? EDUCATIONAL Reading / Literacy Programs Summer School Field Trips / Spanish Projects Printer / Software / Photo Equip. Kiln / Smart Boards Graphing Calculators Language Art Supplies PPI / Communication Devices Guest Speakers / Assembly Programs (including authors, Anti- Bullying & Violence Prevention) Fossil Samples Literature Collection / Books Student Store Homework Website EXTRACURRICULAR Video Production Studio / Broadcast Switch / Sound Machine Orchestra / Band / Dance Team Uniforms Pool Timer / Touch Pads Volleyball, Hockey, Lacrosse, Softball, Tennis, Cheer Choir Dresses, Tuxedos & Robes Bass Xylophones Theater Props / Costumes Score Boards Weather Net Program Soccer Goals / Shelters Mascot Uniform Quiz Bowl
Waverly Education Foundation 515 Snow Road ~ Lansing, MI WEF – Fall/Spring Grants WEF Grants are awarded twice a year to provide immediate support to recognized programs within Waverly Schools Applications due last Friday of Sep. and Feb. Reviewed by grant committee, recommended/approved by entire WEF board Goal of high return of value for Waverly students Common Denial Reasons Not for replacing traditional funding (facilities, budgets, etc) Not for salaries or transportation Not on-going (one time funding/support only)
Waverly Education Foundation 515 Snow Road ~ Lansing, MI WEF – Scholarship & Grant Steiner Bolhouse Scholarship & Grant presented each year to a graduating senior who has demonstrated an understanding of the importance of community service $1,000 Scholarship for student’s college tuition $1,000 Grant from Ms. Susan Steiner Bolhouse to an approved Waverly Community Schools Program of the student’s choice Past Examples: Spanish National Honor Society, Track Team, National Honor Society, Destination Imagination, PALS, Relay for Life and School Beautification
Waverly Education Foundation 515 Snow Road ~ Lansing, MI WEF – Recognizing Volunteers Volunteer Recognition Dinner – to recognize those volunteers that have touched the lives of staff, family and students Daniel G. Pappas Volunteer Leadership Award – to recognize an individual for constant acts of care for Waverly in various organizations, acts and services Hubbell Distinguished Service Award – to recognize outstanding service and dedication to the Waverly Community and Waverly Education Foundation
Waverly Education Foundation 515 Snow Road ~ Lansing, MI WEF - Activities Wavapalooza – booth/sponsor (Sep. 9, 2011) Golf Outing – 16 th Annual at Eagle Eye Golf Club (lunch & ceremony) (Sep. 14, 2011) Pancake Breakfasts –at Applebee’s (Oct. 29, 2011) Annual Holiday Gala – 17 th Annual Event at Ballroom with dinner, silent auction and program (Dec. 5, 2011) Expo – booth (March 3, 2012) Member Events – past tailgates, etc.
Waverly Education Foundation 515 Snow Road ~ Lansing, MI WEF – Board & Trustees BOARD MEMBERS Miki Patterson (Chairman) *open (Vice Chairman) Arnold Weinfeld (Treasurer) *open (Secretary) TRUSTEES: Margie Aimery Erin Bielawski Susan Steiner Bolhouse Kevin Byrnes Tim Costigan Janice Cunningham Mike Curley Robert Forgrave Calvin Jones Tom Klein Holly LaPratt Will Mahoney Angela Matlock Troy Matlock Cam McComb Becky Pease Mark Quimby Steve Slater Britt Slocum Carrie Wheeler
Waverly Education Foundation 515 Snow Road ~ Lansing, MI WEF - President’s Club Waverly Education Foundation members are part of the President’s Club Make a $1,000 pledge (payable over 5 years) Costs for Golf Outing and Gala Dinner (including silent auction purchases) are applied to pledge Tax Deductible Payments made any time/amount within 5 year period Immediate benefits after initial form/payment: President’s Club Card is good for FREE Admittance for 2 to ANY Waverly Community School sponsored event for LIFE Lapel Pin & Window Decal Embroidered Tote or Embroidered Cap Embroidered Leather Travel Bag
WEF Membership = $ AVING $ WEF card for 2 for life to any Waverly Event (Middle to High School) : Entire pledge is just $16/month or $200/year or you could just attend 1 WEF event/year!: Waverly Education Foundation 515 Snow Road ~ Lansing, MI Could save $200 a year or MORE!:
Waverly Education Foundation 515 Snow Road ~ Lansing, MI WEF – What Can YOU Do? Attend Annual WEF Golf Outing (in Fall) Attend Annual WEF Holiday Gala (in December) Become a WEF President’s Club Member Donate to WEF anytime Become a WEF Trustee VOLUNTEER / Assist any time you can for our students / Waverly Community – THANK YOU!
Waverly Education Foundation “The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future life” --- Plato 515 Snow Road Lansing, MI (517) Waverly Education Foundation WaverlyEF