2013-2014 Funding Allotments

In the 2013-2014 school year, the Education Foundation funded 15 school and 4 Division projects for a total of $38,000. In addition, the Foundation gave $2,500 in scholarships and $500 to support alumni initiatives.

Funding for these projects came from the 2013 Fundraising Gala which raised over $40,000 as well as from the participation of staff and trustees in a monthly 50/50 Draw. The monthly pay-out was approximately $1,400.

Summary of Distribution

School Projects:            $38,000 to 15 school projects and 3 Division projects

Faith Scholarships:      Five $500 faith scholarships will be presented in the fall

Alumni Projects:                $500 was awarded for alumni project


École Camille J. Lerouge School - Red Deer

$2,250     Faith Based Literacy Materials

$1,250     Religious Leaders retreat for Grades 6, 7, & 8.

$1,000     Beautiful Girls Club for Grade 6 girls.

Holy Family School - Red Deer

$2,500     Catholic Leveled Readers

Maryview School – Red Deer

$1,890     Multi-Sensory Outdoor Learning Environment

$1,250     Faith and Literacy: Inclusive Partners in Learning

St. Elizabeth Seton School – Red Deer

$1,250     Faith and Literacy: Inclusive Partners in Learning

St. Francis of Assisi Middle School - Red Deer

$1,500     NET Retreats

St. Marguerite Bourgeoys School - Innisfail

$3,000     ipad 3-D Initiative Project

St. Martin de Porres School – Red Deer

$1,250     Faith and Literacy: Inclusive Partners in Learning

St. Patrick’s Community School - Red Deer

$1,250     Faith Based Classroom Library Grade 1 - 2

$1,250     Faith Based Classroom Library Grade 3 - 5

$1,000     Speed Stacks for Facts K - 9

St. Teresa of Avila School - Red Deer

$1,250     Catholicity Guided Reading Project

St. Gabriel Learning Centre – Red Deer

$2,000     Prayer and Catholic Christian Centre

Division – Red Deer, Sylvan Lake, Rocky Mountain House, Innisfail and Olds

$3,000     Grade 5 Beginner Band Day

$1,500     Go Girl 2014

$2,000     Grow Boys – Grade 5 Leadership

$5,000     Reading College at RDC