Mission

The Foundation For Allen Schools supports classroom innovation and provides educational opportunities for
Allen ISD students
and teachers
.

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What's Happening

North Texas Giving Day
 
North Texas Giving Day
 
     
   
 Save the date! The Foundation will once
     again be participating in North Texas
     Giving Day on September 18.
     Online donations will be accepted
     on that day from 6:00 am until midnight.

     More details to come! 
 
 
 
 
Black Walnut Cafe Donates $2,700 to the Foundation!
 
Black Walnut  
Black Walnut Cafe, a new addition to the Allen restaurant scene, chose the Foundation to benefit from their private preview event held during the days leading up to the restaurant's opening in June. Joe Brassard, vice president of operations, at Black Walnut Cafe presented a check for $2,700 to Foundation director, Regina Taylor and board members Chris Caplinger, Wendy Ellis, and James Mentesana. Thanks to everyone who enjoyed a meal at Black Walnut Cafe during the preview event!

Foundation Invests $10,000 in AISD Teachers! 
 
AISD HR  
Foundation board members presented AISD a check for $10,000 to support teacher scholarships during the 2014-15 summer and school year. The funds will be added to the district’s Tuition Reimbursement Program for Educators which assists teachers who are working on additional certifications or graduate degrees. To date, the Foundation has given $105,000 to support teacher scholarships in Allen ISD! Pictured are Sandy Liu, Laura Ryan, Julie Kerr, Robin Bullock (AISD Assistant Superintendent for Human Resources), Chris Caplinger, Michael Orr, Pam Toups, and Lance Hindt (AISD Superintendent).
 

Updates...

Educational Grants
The Foundation For Allen Schools has designated $97,250 for educational classroom grants for the 2014-2015 school year! The Foundation Board of Directors voted to fund 102 grants that will involve every AISD campus and 289 teachers. This year, we received 195 grant applications. The grants were reviewed by a committee of Foundation board members and representatives from AISD Learner Services. To date, the Foundation has funded over $741,000 in educational grants in Allen ISD! These grants are a direct result of donations to the Foundation and proceeds from the Allen Eagle Run. List of Grants Funded 
 
Community Scholarships 
The Foundation For Allen Schools is excited to be awarding over $56,000 to 64 AHS graduates! The Foundation hosted a reception on May 27, 2014 to honor this year's recipients and bring scholarship donors together with the students who are benefiting from their generosity. Special thanks to Mr. Casey Stewart and American National Bank for sponsoring the reception. Click here to see photos of the scholarship donors and recipients. 
 
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SAVE THE DATE!
7th Annual
Allen Eagle Run
February 28, 2015