2019 Grants to Educators - 110 Grants Funded
The 2019 Grant Patrol, presented by Medical City Plano, began surprising teachers in their classrooms on November 12, traveling across Plano ISD in cars courtesy of Park Place Lexus sponsor and event host. Plano ISD Education Foundation board members, program sponsors, district staff and parent leaders personally delivered 110 grants to 55 schools for a total of $125,000 in monetary awards amid hugs, cheers and tears of happiness. The Grants to Educators program exists to help Plano ISD educators enhance instruction in schools and classrooms across the district. See summaries of this year’s funded grants
Each year, the Plano ISD Education Foundation funds $125,000 to the teachers of Plano ISD through individual and team grants. Funding for the 2019 Grants to Educators program comes from the following generous sponsors. The 2019 presenting sponsor is Medical City Plano. Valedictorian level sponsors are Huawei and Park Place Lexus and sponsorship with honors for 2019 are: CoServ Charitable Foundation, GCA Services Group, the Plano ISD Council of PTAs and the Terracon Foundation.
Grants are also funded through the PISDEF’s fundraising such as the SKI Plano , the annual Giving Day Campaign, and the Plano ISD employee campaign. With over 220 grant requests received, you can help us fund more grants than ever. Donate to the Foundation today and help fund Grants to Educators! Intrested in sponsorship opportunities? Contact Jamee Jolly for more information.