Foundation seeks new board members
The Cheyenne Schools Foundation is seeking to fill open positions on the board. If you or someone you know has a passion for education and helping the students of Laramie County School District 1, please click here to obtain the board application.
CSF Donates Over $26,000 to Schools
The Cheyenne Schools Foundation awarded teachers, students and schools over $26,726.80 at the Laramie County School District 1 Board Meeting Monday, Oct. 5. This includes 15 grants totaling $23,326.80 to be used by teachers and their students for the 2015-16 school year, as well as funds distributed to the schools as due to participation in the Annual Walk/Run. For a complete list of grants, click here.
Thanks to our sponsors for their generous support of education in Laramie County School District 1!
CSF 19th Annual Walk/Run 2015 Results
Thanks to everyone who participated in this year's Cheyenne Schools' Foundation Excellence in Education 5K Walk/Run. More than 280 people turned out to support education! Proceeds will help fund innovative teaching grants for students who attend Laramie County School District 1 schools.
Race result times are available by clicking this link. Individual race winners can be viewed by clicking here.
CSF Fundraiser @ Chick-fil-A
Eat at Chick-fil-A in Frontier Mall and drop your receipt in the Cheyenne Schools Foundation receipt box located next to the condiment counter. Chick-fil-A will donate 15% back the foundation! The fundraiser will take place on:
Thank You Wallick & Volk!
Wallick & Volk recently donated $5,000 to the Cheyenne Schools Foundation. During a recent board meeting, Eric Prior with Wallick and Volk, left, presented a check to CSF Vice President Jim Yates.
Thanks to Wallick & Volk for their valued support!
CSF Walk Run 2014
CSF Walk Run 2014 & Employee Drawing
Congratulations to Jodi Smith, second grade teacher at Sunrise Elementary. As a Foundation contributor through the LCSD1 Payroll Deduction Program, Jodi's name was entered into a drawing and randomly selected as the winner of a new tablet. Presenting Jodi with her award are CSF Board members Jim Yates and Jan Stalcup along with LCSD1 Superintendent of Schools John Lyttle.
Thank you to all employees who support the Foundation's Teacher Grants program through employee payroll deduction! Together we can make a difference for our students.
The appropriate designation for annual donations, wills, trust, insurance policies and life income arrangements is:
The foundation, a private, non-profit organization committed to enhancing education in the Laramie County School District 1, provides funding for Student Enrichment Grants (maximum amount $1,000) awarded to staff members for projects that benefit the students in your school. Click on folder link above to download the application (PDF or MS Word) with grant details & criteria.
The foundation, a private, non-profit organization, is committed to enhancing education in the Laramie County School District. The Excellence in Education Program was initiated to benefit larger groups of students than are typically impacted by the classroom-based Mini-grant.
Eligibility - One grant application representing the focus or consensus of the school (or discipline such as art, music, science, etc) is allowed per school per year and should be fully supported by the school or discipline's participants.
Grants of up to $3,000 will be announced in October. Click on folder link above to download the application (PDF or MS Word) with grant details & criteria.
The purpose of this program is to support and/or supplement school-district opportunities for students. Limited funds are available and should support the CSF mission statement "to engage community interest and support for enhanced academic, personal and vocational opportunities for LCSD#1 students beyond the capacity of the local school district budget."