10th Annual Diamond Awards Nomination

The Glendale Educational Foundation Diamond Awards Committee seeks to honor outstanding individuals who attended Glendale Unified School District at the Diamonds and Pearls: A Roaring 20’s Gala on March 6, 2020. We will honor individuals who have made significant contributions in our three areas of focus – Visual & Performing Arts, Science & Technology, and…

Glendale Educational Foundation Receives Grant from the Albert and Elaine Borchard Foundation

The Glendale Educational Foundation (GEF) is pleased to announce it has received a $10,000 grant from the Albert and Elaine Borchard Foundation to support the “Music Matters” program, which benefits music education for the Glendale Unified School District’s (GUSD) secondary schools. Over the past decade, school art and music programs have been decimated by severe state…

Glendale News-Press: ‘Disco & Diamonds’ gala shines bright as fundraiser for school district

The 12th annual “Disco & Diamonds” gala dinner and dance at the Castaway restaurant in Burbank gave them plenty of chances to do that. Hamilton, in a passion-pink nylon disco shirt, said that since 2005, $3.3 million has been raised for, among other purchases, buses, musical instruments and lab equipment for Glendale Unified students. But…

Glendale News-Press: A dozen Glendale Unified teacher projects earn grants

A second year of teacher grants saw more money from the Glendale Educational Foundation going for projects in the Glendale Unified School District. Twelve winning applications were selected out of 30. Overall, 27 instructors received $21,339 in grant funding, foundation executive director Elsa Chagolla announced during a school board meeting Tuesday, where teachers were recognized.…