School & Family Magazine Newstand Frisco ISD November 2017 - Page 34

Are You IN!? The Frisco Education Foundation is a 501c3 charitable organization, independent of Frisco ISD, dedicated to supporting FISD students and teachers. For almost two decades, the Frisco Education Foundation (FEF) has been helping Frisco ISD students go to col- lege and teachers enhance learning in the classroom. Since 1999, the non-prof- it has awarded more in $5.8 million in scholarships and $657,000 in grants to educators. The organization, which is indepen- dent from Frisco ISD, proudly serves as the catalyst for the community to sup- port the school district and educational opportunities. “I think the amount of money that has been donated to impact the lives of stu- dents and teachers in Frisco ISD speaks HOW TO HELP Donate online at Text FEF to 91999 from your device Mail a check to PO Box 567, Frisco, TX 75034 34 | FOCUS volumes about the generosity of our com- munity,” said Frisco Education Foundation Director Allison Miller. “But, I also know many people are unaware of what we do and how they can change lives by joining in! Our FEF Board of Trustees is working diligently to find ways to spread the word and increase awareness.” n CONNECT WITH FEF Frisco Education Foundation FriscoEF friscoef Sign up for the FEF eNewsletter