2015 Grant Recipients

1 st Year Funding
Diamond Family Fund Match

Agency Background: Mission is to promote educational excellence by providing resources to support work, which enriches the education, development and well-being of all Sunnyside Unified School District children.” The foundation serves the Sunnyside Unified School District.

Focus of the 2015 Grant: The purpose of the grant is to provide funding to students in the district via money made available directly to individual teachers and schools to enhance and enrich students’ education experience. The Foundation aims to meet the deficiencies and needs of the school district by improving instruction and opportunity in the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) programming. In addition to STEM students participate in family literacy projects, bridging the digital divide initiative by providing students with laptops and computer skills knowledge, arts and cultural programming, extracurricular and field trip opportunities, etc.

Measurable Results: Comprehensive grant application process includes a Post-Grant report required of grant recipients to assess outcomes and impact.

Contact: Diane Bissell, Executive Director info@sunnysidefoundation.org