January 26, 2023
March 4, 2023
6:30 PM FBEF Gala
April 1, 2023
7:30 AM Education Expedition Bike Ride
May 9, 2023
4:30 PM Grant Awards Ceremony
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We are honored to salute Jacobs for being a valued partner of the Education Foundation. Jacobs presented our 8th annual Sugar Shindig that raised a record amount of funds to benefit Fort Bend ISD teachers and schools. Jacobs has continued to be a big supporter of the Education Foundation over the years, and we are forever grateful. Shown at the Shindig (standing from l-r) are Jacobs representatives: Ryan Kiefer, Jane Thompson, Gaurav Agarwal, Susan Hansen, Kelly Kelly (FBISD), Paloma Woods; and (seated) Victor Vigoya, Bernice Edwards (FBISD) and Carolina Fuzetti (FBISD).
Grant In Action Spotlight
Not Your Grandma's Library
This school site grant gives students access to a 3D printer and other resources that allow them to explore and apply the information they acquire by completing innovative STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) projects. Students use the 3D printer to create projects promoting skills and interests in robotics, architecture, medical sciences and other content areas.
Platinum Transparency Seal
The Fort Bend Education Foundation is committed to the highest level of transparency and has once again earned the Candid Platinum Seal of Transparency! The award is the highest level of transparency awarded to nonprofit organizations for sharing detailed information, such as the organization’s mission and description, strategy and goals, financials and metrics, board demographics and more. Learn more about this esteemed designation.