LHS Band Director Merrill takes Eleanor Venture to Japan

David Merrill, Director of Bands at Longmont High School, has been selected as the 2014 Eleanor Venture grant recipient. David has been awarded $3,500 to travel to Japan for what he describes as a journey for the “mind, body and soul”. Education Foundation Announces 2014 Eleanor Venture Travel Grant Recipient Longmont, CO – March 25, […]

2014 Encore Award Nominations NOW Being Accepted

The Education Foundation for the St. Vrain Valley announces You’re the Top …Tribute to Teachers to be held on May 9, 2014. The event will be held at The Plaza Conference Center and will include dinner, entertainment and presentation of Encore Awards for excellence in teaching. Encore Awards, honoring individual teachers at the Pre-K – […]

Classroom Grants Grow for 2014

This year, the Education Foundation Board of Directors voted to increase the classroom grant award amount up to $2,500 for the most innovative proposals. Innovative is defined as “having new ideas about how something can be done/ original, new, novel, fresh, unusual, unprecedented, avante-garde, experimental, inventive, ingenious, creative.” The Classroom Grant Committee is seeking to […]

Over $100,000 in Country-wide Support for Flooded Families and Students

Since mid-September, the Education Foundation for the St. Vrain Valley has received over $100,000 in donations of cash, school supplies and books to help students and their families who have been impacted by the recent flooding. The outpouring of support has been tremendous and has come from all across the country …. from P.S. 104 […]

Give Us Your Support on Colorado Gives Day, December 10th!

The Education Foundation for the St. Vrain Valley is pleased to announce its support of the fourth annual Colorado Gives Day on Tuesday, December 10 – an initiative to increase philanthropy in Colorado through online giving to Colorado charities. Once again presented by Community First Foundation and FirstBank, Colorado Gives Day is a 24-hour period […]