Grant Recipients

2023 Grant Recipients

Project Title Grant Amount Primary Name School
Week Around the World-Cultural Immersion for Kindergarteners $1,600.00 Jessie Justice Verda Dierzen Early Learning Center
I See Me!: Multicultural Characters in Books for Pre-K Students $148.02 Laura Bianchi Verda Dierzen Early Learning Center
Swings for PreK and Kindergarten $340.00 Lauren Cisneros Verda Dierzen Early Learning Center
Creative Minds Writing and Language $421.22 Alyssa Wienke Verda Dierzen Early Learning Center
Trauma Informed Reset Tools $699.76 Allison Doyle, Danette Rieper Verda Dierzen Early Learning Center/Dean Street Elementary School
One Book, One School $450.00 Marivi Galera Dean Street Elementary School
Creating a Reader in Me $641.89 Roxana Duran Dean Street Elementary School
Team Building Field Trip for Students with Special Needs $200.00 Scott Becker, Georgia Wicker Dean Street Elementary School
Fitness for Life $2,500.00 Julie Joslyn Dean Street Elementary School, Greenwood Elementary School
Second Grade Behavior Buddies $137.00 Courtney Fisher Greenwood
Find A Buddy on a Bench $470.00 Julie Zay Greenwood
Choosing Chess Club! $729.00 Kiera Parpart, Christina Monroe & Luke Moyta Dean Street / Mary Endres Elementaries
Calm Down Corners $278.95 Cristina Aguilar, Ellen Redman and Erin Yazel Mary Endres Elementary School
Owl Pellets $330.00 Joanna Bacon, Michelle Swiderek Mary Endres Elementary School
Science of Reading $227.52 Ellen Redman Mary Endres Elementary School
Safety Patrol $137.48 Allison Ehardt Prairiewood Elementary School
Wheelchair Platform Rocker $1,500.00 Kim Muschong Prairiewood Elementary School
Field Trip to Goebbert's Farm and Garden Center $360.00 Kevin Hartwig Clay Academy
Best Buddies Events $250.00 Meg Coleman, Alyssa Niemic Creekside Middle School
Order of Operation Math Surgeries $197.66 Shanon Laidig, Madison Ahsmann Creekside Middle School
Creekside Native Garden $370.00 Natia Hong, Todd Clement, Derek Lee, Andrea Barrett Creekside Middle School
Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center Field Trip $2,080.00 Emily Gay, Eric Schleutermann Creekside Middle School
Better Readers with Better Books $217.74 Julie Stone Creekside Middle School
7th grade Science Field Trip $3,100.00 Joanna Kline, Todd Clement Creekside Middle School
Cooking in the Classroom $500.00 Alyssa Niemic, Karen Burns Creekside Middle School, Prairiewood Elementary School
Adapted Play Performed by Life Skills & Target Students $250.00 Natia Hong, Jennifer Moskowitz and Alyssa Niemic Creekside Middle School
Drumset for CMS Pop Orchestra $450.00 Lyndra Bastian, Andrew Viveros Creekside Middle School
Math Team Grant $1,500.00 Anna Spencer, Sarah Pigman WHS, WNHS
CNC Explosion! $2,075.00 Brett Fankhauser, Gerald Blohm Woodstock High School
French Immersion Day $350.00 Andrea Isabelli Woodstock High School, Woodstock North High School
Wake Up Call Coffee Cart $400.00 Jennifer Cellucci, Kathryn Loser Woodstock North High School
Improvisation Workshop $1,000.00 Letitia Lyon, Sue Lewis Woodstock North High School
WNHS Green Club $1,000.00 Roxanne Monti Woodstock North High School
Young Play Writer's Workshop $800.00 Letitia Lyon, Sue Lewis Woodstock North High School
Soulful Horse, Yoga, Gong & Meditation $720.00 Cindy Ridley Woodstock North High School
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