Should I join the Foundation?
Yes, you should! We have a few open positions, and would welcome your help with our annual Auction event, and at other times to support our children, the teachers and staff at Briarlake Elementary. Please contact us at email@example.com for more information.
Briarlake Foundation (BESF) Purpose
The Purpose of the Briarlake Foundation is to raise money to help fund strategic long term goals for Briarlake Elementary School and to provide funding in areas for which the PTA and School Council are unable to provide for. The Foundation can:
Who is The Foundation?
You are the Foundation. Parents, teachers, administration and our community are integral parts of the Foundation. An elected board of volunteers serve to help facilitate fundraising and distribute funds to maximize donations. The Foundation works along side of our partners, the PTA and Principal Advisory Committee, to help support the teachers, staff and administration of Briarlake Elementary School. The Foundation supports funding for larger and long-term projects, and resources that will enhance the educational experience of our students.
The 2021-22 Foundation is led by a dedicated board of volunteers.
Tonja Holder, President (2018-22)
Erik Poole, Secretary (2018-22)
Mandi Abramson, Treasurer, Auction Co-Chair (2020-22)
Girard Hardy, Member (2019-22)
Diana Hardy, Member PTA Chair (2019-22)
Cicily Newby, Past Foundation President (2018-22)
Misty Whitaker, Member (2020-22)
Janelle Gibson, Teacher Representative (2021-22)
Jamela Lewis, Principal