Thanks to our generous donors, Eugene Education Foundation was able to fund a School Wide Storyteller grant for Bertha Holt Elementary School students. For half an hour each, Kelly Terwilliger, a professional storyteller, visits all the classrooms to mentor students in imaginative public speaking and writing. The grant benefits 400 Bertha Holt Elementary students.
For more than 14 years, Kelly has been storytelling and her favorite experience is the time she sees students interact with her stories and voluntarily participate.
She explains, “There are so many things I love about…Read More
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Promoting educational excellence and opportunities for all students in the Eugene District 4J Public Schools, the Eugene Education Foundation provides community support to schools, classrooms and district programs through its annual Grant awards and year-round fundraising efforts.
EEF awarded $140,000 in grants for 2014-2015, gifts which make a positive impact for students and ignite a love of learning.
"Thank you so much! These funds mean a great deal to our school and I so appreciate the generosity of EEF donors. They truly make a difference in the lives of our children" - Regina Ligon, McCornack Elementary
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