An Investment in Youth is a gala 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.
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