• “SeeMe. ReadMe.” project raises $3,500 to buy culturally representative books for city youth

    More than $3,500 was raised in a first-ever effort to put culturally representative books into the hands of our community’s children. The project was a partnership between the School District of La Crosse and a community group, Showing Up for Racial Justice. The project addresses a community need for books that represent people and children […]

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  • Support: Black Youth Summit 2017

    Summary: Support the 2nd annual Black Youth Summit, which brings together 6th -12th grade students for a day of learning and fun. Goal: $5,500   •   Deadline: Sept. 30   •   School: All middle/high schools   •   Sponsor Name: Shaundel Spivey         About My Project: The Black Youth Summit is designed to bring  6th -12th grade students who identify as black, biracial, […]

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  • Support: M.A.T.H.L.E.T.E.S. – an active math classroom at Central High

    Summary: Help make my Central High School math classroom a more active place for learning by purchasing stability balls to replace current seating, allowing students to move and stretch and help them stay focused and engaged in math lessons. Goal: $1,660   •   Deadline: Sept. 18   •   School: Central High School   •   Sponsor Name: Jessica Hutschenreuter     About […]

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  • Support: Northside Elementary seeks to become a Trauma-Informed School

    Summary: Help Northside Elementary School address the needs of children by supporting a pilot program to develop a Trauma-Informed School. Goal: $4,000   •   Deadline: Sept. 4, 2017   •   School: Northside Elementary School   •   Sponsor Name: Principal Laura Huber         About My Project: Northside Elementary School is committed to meeting the social, emotional, physical and intellectual needs of […]

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  • Schools use Support-a-School.org to raise nearly $7,300 in 2016

    La Crosse schools raised $7,285 through the Support-a-School.org website in 2016 for a variety of projects to enhance the educational experience of students. The fundraising website was launched in late summer 2016 by the La Crosse Public Education Foundation. Half of the eight projects achieved their original fundraising goals, with partial funding accomplished for other […]

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