Education Foundation Awards Educational Grants

Duneland-Grant-2012-1The Duneland Education Foundation (DEF) has awarded two education grants this June. Brummitt Elementary School received a $1000 grant to pay for a consultant to aid teachers in implementing their student reading improvement goal.

Shown left to right are grant recipients and Brummitt teachers Pamela Moore and Kristen Saler, receiving a check from Mary Kay Brendza, executive director of DEF and Principal Antonino Cammarata.

Chesterton High School Natural Helpers received a $700 grant to be used to purchase a news Natural Helpers instructor’s manual. Duneland-Grant-2012-2

Shown left to right are Monica Conrad, president of DEF, grant recipients/sponsors Doug Pishkur and Cindy Hesemann and Mary Kay Brendza, executive director of DEF. The DEF is a not-profit organization that provides financial resources to enhance opportunities for educational experiences for all K - 12 students of the Duneland community.