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2108 Fundraiser to Benefit Early Elementary Literacy

GIEF needs your help to help us raise funds to inspire the love of reading and improve early literacy skills.  Contact us if you would like to sponsor the May 5, 2018 "Derby Day - [...]

Save the Date for the 2018 GIEF Fundraiser!

The Grosse Ile Educational Foundation is proud to be a partner in bringing new life to the GI elementary school libraries.  GIEF will donate the proceeds from the upcoming Derby Day Race For Reading Fundraiser [...]

GIEF Funds 2 New Grants for Parke Lane Elementary

Scholastic News Magazine - Nancy Pilkington, First Grade Kurt Kobiljak presented a check for the GIEF funding of a grant written by first grade teacher, Nancy Pilkington, to purchase a subscription for Scholastic News Magazine. [...]

GIEF Funds Grant for 3D Printer at Meridian Elementary

Kurt Kobiljak presented a check to Joe Reimann, Meridian Principal, for the funding of a grant written by Elise Metric, to purchase a 3D Printer for the STEAM program at Meridian Elementary. The new STEAM [...]

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GI Board of Ed recognizes GIEF

The Grosse Ile Educational Foundation would like to thank the Grosse Ile Board of Education for their support and recognition at the May 23rd School Board meeting. GIEF is proud to have funded over $1,000,000 [...]

Thank you for supporting the GIEF Hawaiian Bash!

The Grosse Ile Educational Foundation wrapped up the 2017 fundraiser, The Hawaiian Bash!  It was a great success.  Guests were greeted with a lei from Shore to Shore Credit Union and a pair of sunglasses [...]

Amazon Supports Grosse Ile Educational Foundation

You shop. Amazon gives. Amazon supports Grosse Ile Educational Foundation What is AmazonSmile? AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost [...]

GIEF Funds Grant for Alternative Seating in Davis’ 1st Grade Classroom

Kurt Kobiljak presented a check for over $600 to fund a grant written by first grade teacher, Stacey Davis, to provide alternative seating in her classroom. This grant will allow Mrs. Davis to add wobble [...]

Non-Fiction Reading Grant approved for all Kindergarten/Young Five Classrooms!

Kurt Kobiljak presented a check to Kindergarten and Young Five teachers for the funding of a grant written by Mishelle Tracy, to purchase non-fiction books for their classrooms.  This grant will allow daily access to [...]