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 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!
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).