Shop to Support GEF from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, November 17th On November 17, 2016, the Kendra Scott store at the Baybrook Mall in Friendswood, Texas will host a “Kendra Gives Back” party benefiting the Galveston ISD Educational Foundation (GEF). Guests will be treated to sips and sweets while they shop, and 20% of the store’s sales […]
Remember, GEF’s annual spring event takes place the Thursday before spring break!
Every year the Galveston County Fair and Rodeo hosts Education Foundation Night at the rodeo! A portion of all ticket sales for that day are donated back to area education foundations. The 2017 Education Foundation Night will take place on Thursday, April 27, 2017. Click here for more information regarding admission prices and purchasing tickets. […]
The Galveston ISD Educational Foundation (GEF) has released its 2015-2016 Impact Report to the community. Awarding $190,097.78 in cash and in-kind support during the last school year to Galveston Independent School District educators, GEF met its goal of exceeding the organization’s 2014-2015 outputs. “We can’t thank our loyal donors enough for their unfailing support,” remarked […]CONTINUE READING →
Educators at Galveston Independent School District were awarded nearly $75,000 during the last school semester through the Galveston ISD Educational Foundation’s (GEF) Grants to Teachers and School program. “The success of GEF is directly tied to the generosity and giving of our supporters,” remarked GEF’s board president Will Wright. “We can’t thank our donors enough […]CONTINUE READING →
The Galveston Independent School District Educational Foundation (GEF) proudly announces its newest fundraiser, “Out to Eat for Education,” set to take place on Wednesday, October 12, 2016. Coinciding with Ball High School’s homecoming week, the event will occur on the same day as the homecoming parade. “We felt that by holding the event during homecoming […]CONTINUE READING →