Dear Friends & Supporters of SEEDS:
The 2017-18 academic year has been very exciting and successful for SEEDS and the Daphne Schools. During this current year SEEDS has:
- Supported the continuation of the Leader in Me Program, in 3 Daphne schools with $18,000 in block grants.
- Supported the International Baccalaureate Program at Daphne High School: student IB fee scholarships, the Freshmen Summer IB Writing camp, and the Senior IB Graduation Breakfast.
- Invested $6800 in 14 grants for classroom resources and teaching materials to support the Baldwin County School system Guided Reading program.
- Worked closely with the Baldwin County Education Coalition to confront county wide challenges in education.
- Sponsored an inaugural SEEDS Golf Tournament, which raised money for classroom teacher grants.
- Participated in Alabama GRIT: Graduate Ready Impact Tomorrow-4 day Educator and Teacher
- conference with a break-out session for direct communication between education leaders and our community.
In an effort to continue our work, and broaden the success of SEEDS, one of our Board members will be contacting you in the coming weeks about our 2018 Capital Campaign. Your tax-deductible donation to this 501c3 has and will continue to make a great impact on improving the quality of education for the youth in our community. Online giving options can be made as outlined below and SEEDS can accept a gift of securities. For more details about making a gift of securities, please contact SEEDS Executive Director, Becky Parke, at 251-802-5002.
We're growing world-class schools for every Daphne student!
Every Daphne Graduate will be:
Fluent in a foreign language that is in high demand
Aware of international issues based on personal experiences and relationships
Active in community life and involved in addressing global challenges
Skilled at working within a team to solve problems around a common goal
Effectively prepared to succeed in a national and global arenas
Adept at using technology to be innovative and entrepreneurial
College and Career Ready
Able to move seamlessly into post-secondary education or a chosen profession through preparation within one of the following
The International Baccalaureate Programme (IB)
Advanced Placement (AP)
Dual Enrollment college classes
To make donations online, please go to http://seedsindaphne.com and select the DONATE button
To make donations by check: SEEDS, P.O. Box 460 Daphne, Alabama 36526
Thank you for your generous support,
SEEDS, Supporting Educational Excellence in Daphne Schools, Daphne’s Education Foundation