A big THANK YOU to MidFlorida Credit Union who will be a lead contributor for the Employee of the Year scheduled for January 13, 2015. On behalf of the DeSoto County Education Foundation, we are thrilled to have your support as we recognize the teachers and staff who work hard all year!
Within the last few months Suncoast Credit Union Foundation has given generously to the DeSoto County Education Foundation to be used for programs within the schools. “We are thrilled to be able to present these funds to the DeSoto County Education Foundation and to help teachers, students and the schools”, said Lee Smith, Arcadia Service … Continue reading Suncoast Credit Union Foundation supports programs in the schools
Scholarships totaling over $20,000 were awarded to 12 deserving seniors from the DeSoto High School Class of 2014. The DeSoto County Education Foundation is pleased to be able to offer this service to donors for no fee.
Recognizing that the School District of DeSoto County’s Environmental Learning Lab (ELL) is a magnificent preservation of some of Florida’s native ecology, the Peace River Audubon Society (PRAS) recently donated funds to support their efforts. “The funds were designated by select teams who participate in an annual event known as a Birdathon,” stated James Comfort, … Continue reading Peace River Audubon Society donates to Environmental Learning Lab
In September 2013 DCEF sponsored the monthly Chamber Noon-Time Networking luncheon. Guests to the luncheon included staff from All Faiths Food Bank in Sarasota and we announced the partnerships with All Faiths, Mosaic, the school district and DCEF. This newly created partnership would mean that over 600 BackPacks of non-perishable food would be sent home … Continue reading Backpack for Kids program presented DeSoto County Chamber of Commerce networking luncheon