On October 17, 2019, the Foundation will host the next Salute to the Stars. For the past 21 years, this event has recognized CFISD teacher of the year honorees. It all began in 1998 with former superintendent, Richard Berry’s vision. His idea was to spotlight the school district’s brightest teachers while simultaneously raising money for the Foundation. Today, Salute to the Stars is one of our major fundraising events of the year. Each campus principal chooses a Teacher of the Year for their outstanding dedication in providing valuable instruction to students. Paraeducators and support staff are also honored for their notable work at their respective schools. Continue reading Salute to the Stars 2019
October 18th marks the date of Salute to the Stars. One of our major fundraising events of the year, this special evening recognizes CFISD Teacher of the Year honorees. Since its inception, Salute to the Stars has raised more than $3 million. The underwriter of the event is Cy-Fair Federal Credit Union. In this blog post, we’ll describe the close relationship between Cy-Fair FCU and our Foundation. Continue reading Cy-Fair Federal Credit Union: Underwriter of Salute to the Stars
Think about how often you use your credit card. Whether it’s your latest trip to the grocery store, an impulse buy online, or refueling at the gas station—it’s safe to say the answer is a lot. What if you could contribute to your favorite charitable organization at no cost to you? Well, there’s a way: Cy-Fair Federal Credit Union’s (CFFCU) credit card program! Continue reading A Special Credit Card Program That Generates Donations
The Salute to the Stars Gala will take place on Thursday, October 13th, 2016 at the Richard E. Berry Educational Support Center. The gala honors CFISD’s Spotlight Teachers whose outstanding contributions to education have such a significant impact on our youth. This blog will provide you with some last-minute details before one of our major fundraising events of the year.
Gala underwriter, Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center Hospital, joins the Cy-Fair Educational Foundation in celebrating the 2016 Spotlight Teachers, along with major sponsors IBI Group, Cy-Fair Federal Credit Union, North Cypress Medical Center Hospital, Satterfield & Pontikes Construction, Prairie View A&M University, Northwest Dodge, and S-G Owners Association. Our major sponsors are joined by our Foundation Partners Caldwell Companies, Houston Methodist Willowbrook, Memorial Hermann, and Community Impact Newspaper. Members of the community, business leaders, elected officials, and district employees will come together for this special black-tie event. The gala is a wonderful example of the Cy-Fair community appreciating and valuing our teachers and schools. One teacher from each of CFISD’s 88 campuses is recognized as representing a unique balance of skill, art, and heart in teaching students in his or her subject area or program.
Salute to the Stars has raised more than $2 million over the past 19 years. We look forward to seeing you at this year’s gala! For more information on the event, please visit our website. To stay up-to-date on everything happening at the Cy-Fair Educational Foundation, make sure to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and LinkedIn! Today’s Students, Tomorrow’s Future!
With the B.F. Adam Golf Classic on the books, we turn our attention to our next big fundraising event of the year: Salute to the Stars. Thursday, October 13th at 7:00 P.M., Salute to the Stars will honor Cy-Fair ISD Spotlight Teachers. This blog will announce some of the generous sponsors for the event. Continue reading Salute to the Stars 2016