WEST IRONDEQUOIT SCHOOLS!
The Foundation has granted more than $960,000 to West Irondequoit Central School District Teachers and Programs.
" The Breakfast Club Grant was a success! Dake Junior High counselors started a club that meets weekly at 7 a.m., targeting select students to foster a readiness to learn and stronger connection to the Dake community. "
School Counselor, Dake Junior High School
2019 Grant Recipient
Due to COVID-19, we had to cancel the 2020 Cornhole event. However, we are launching a new "WIF Challenge" on social media this fall.
Our 2019-20 grants have been awarded, totalling $32,831:
iPads to Enrich Learning
The Breakfast Club
Micro:bits to teach coding skill
We send a special thank you to the Josh Rojas Foundation(JRF) for its generous donation to help the WIF's mission to fund educational grants & initiatives for our schools! JRF provides support for area families who've suddenly lost a child.
Welcome to our new board members Ryan Trevas and Jill Wesley!