Making a Difference

An Investment in Youth

An Investment in Youth is an event to recognize and celebrate the many achievements and success stories of the students, volunteers, and staff of Independent School District #279. 

These dedicated people are selected under one of the following categories:

Significant Investment in Their Own Learning - Demonstrating perseverance, love of learning or pursuit of knowledge by study or experience.

Significant Investment in the Betterment of Education - Showing commitment to education by giving of their time, talents or resources.

Significant Investment in Helping the Community - Exhibiting involvement and dedication toward the community and its members.

Significant Investment in Modeling for Youth - Demonstrating through words and actions an example for young people.

Significant Investment in Overcoming Adversity - Displaying the will and courage to overcome major challenges.

Significant Investment in Developing their Own Talents - Exhibiting unique expressions of creativity or talent
This event is not possible without the generous support of our Community.

Sponsorship opportunities are available, contact Susan Wineland 
at 763-391-7116.

Sponsorship Levels

Event Sponsor Donations of $5,000 and above
Award Ceremony Sponsor Donations of $2,500 - $4,999
Award Category Sponsor Donations of $1,000 - $2,499
Reception Sponsor Donations of $500 - $999
Award Recipient Sponsor Donations of $100 - $499

An Investment In Youth

Sunday, May 7, 2017

Park Center Senior High

​4:15 pm Registration

5:00 pm Dinner

​6:00 pm Program

Sponsored by:

First Student

ATS&R Planners/Architects/Engineers

Russ and Kathy Funk