Foundation Grant Awards - April 23, 2003


The Grant Review Committee, following review of 31 grant applications, submits the following recommendations to the Foundation Board:


Faculty Requests  
Name Purpose
Catherine Jerrells develop a Future Teachers Organization
Glen Blackstone purchase a digital camera
Stephen Murphy purchase soil testing kits
Carrie Mueller purchase blood pressure monitors
Michael Dollins purchase a digital balance
Suzanne Asaturian purchase microscopes
Judy Martinko purchse a video flex camera
Connie MorganfErik Berrey fund p-r for Spring musical
Catherine Jerreils purchase smocks for Day Care classes
Madeline Miller purchase desktop tape players
Julie Bohnsack develop Books on Tape library
Laura Weber Special Ed. And Study Skills materials
Laura Weber purchase Victor Reader software
Maria Boyer purchase heart rate monitors for P.E. 550
Judy Major baseball tickets for eligible SEP students
Reading In Service purchase “Reader’s Handbooks”
Gwen Poore purchase video camera
Judy Major purchase supplies for “AT’ students
Helen Aldridge-Bottje toward purchase of lap top computer
June Hickey support Teams Course at Touch of Nature
Student Requests  
Name Purpose
Key Club support philanthropy holiday project



The Committee regrets that it could not fund all of the applications. It placed emphasis on grants that would directly benefit the educational program. The chairman of the Grants Committee would be available to talk with any of the applicants, successful or not.


The above grants were presented to the Board of Directors at the May 12, 2003 meeting and approved as presented.  This brings the total of grant funding and scholarships awarded by the Foundation to over $56,759 since its inception.