Lubbock ISD Foundation For Excellence Celebrates $100,000 In Grant Awards

The Lubbock ISD Foundation for Excellence is hosting its inaugural grant celebration this afternoon to recognize recipients of the $100,000 awarded each year by the foundation.

Grant awards are provided each month throughout the school year to teachers and students. The inaugural celebration is the first of what will be an annual recognition event for the grant recipients.
Since its inception in 1988, the Lubbock ISD Foundation for Excellence has given almost $2 million in grant awards. Grants are funded by the annual Foundation for Excellence golf tournament, now in its 23rd year, and supported by numerous sponsors and volunteers.
The event is from 4:30-6 p.m. in the Jay Gordon Room at Lubbock ISD Central Office, 1628 19th St. Media may enter through door 3 on the north side of the building.
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