Annual Report


Annual Report 2021-2022

Raising funds for academic growth and achievement and promoting outreach to benefit kids and the community.

2021 Highlights

  • Sponsored the 2022 Summer Institute for over 600 D51 teachers
  • Donated $75,000+ to purchase 15- 21st Century Digital Classrooms
  • Honored teachers during Teacher Appreciation Week with personal messages
  • Facilitated Teacher Appreciation proclamations from local municipalities
  • Co-sponsored Stuff the Bus to provide school supplies to students
  • Awarded $90,000+ since 2018 to 135 D51 Staff through Online Grants for Professional Learning
  • Helped sponsor Bloom Where You Are Planted to provide grants to students for extracurricular activities
  • Hosted 10th Annual White Iced Virtual Celebration to honor Outstanding Academic Growth Schools and White Iced Award recipients
  • Participated in Colorado Gives Day and Grand Valley Gives


2022 White Iced Awards

Kyle Encke, Orchard Avenue Elementary

Candace Jay, Fruita Middle School

Matt Rossman, Chatfield Elementary

Christine Spillane, Grand Junction High School

Crystal Stephenson, Mt. Garfield Middle School

Mary Thomas, Rim Rock Elementary

Katlyn Utzman, Summit School Program

Jessie Wilbert, New Emerson

Eliza Willms, Fruita 8/9


Foundation Spotlight

Tanya Marvin – Past Director of Nursing


Friend of the Foundation

Tom Parrish – Past BOE President


2022 Outstanding Academic Growth Schools

Chatfield Elementary

Lincoln Orchard Mesa Elementary’

Scenic Elementary

Dos Rios Elementary

Mesa View Elementary

New Emerson School

Mount Garfield Middle School

Orchard Mesa Middle School

Fruita Middle School

Fruita 8/9

Fruita Monument High School



Year End Financials

Year End Financial Statement: December 31, 2020


Revenue and Support

    • Contributions: $76,233.17
    • Temporarily Restricted Contributions: $92,566.82
    • 2021 White Iced Revenue: $141,513.19
    • Investment Income: $101.10

Total Revenue and Support: $310,414.28



    • General Operating Expenses: $36,570.35
    • Marketing Expenses: $4,275.73
    • Operating/Support Program: $4,890.97
    • D51F Program: Professional Learning: $27,792.03
    • D51F Program: Technology: $50,662.00
    • 2021 White Iced Expense: $33,061.08
    • Temporarily Restricted Expenses: $136,034.20

Total Expense: $293,286.00

Change in Net Assets: $17,128.28

  • Net Assets, December 31, 2020: $264,940.17
  • Net Assets, December 31, 2021: $282,068.45