Memorial Tribute: Legacy of a Woman Pioneer

Memorial Tribute: Legacy of a Woman Pioneer

Anita Nickels Johnson 1925-2020 Described as a strong and independent woman ahead of her time, Anita Johnson enjoyed a long and successful career in librarianship and, more generally, education. She was a lifelong learner and avid global explorer. She loved music; she...
Dash Robots – STEM Grant

Dash Robots – STEM Grant

This March, our Community Foundation was thrilled to support the Dash Robots   get the opportunity to support an innovative learning program for D51 schools. With Title IV funding and WCCF grant funding, the district was able to purchase a total of 152 Dash...
Girls in STEM 2019

Girls in STEM 2019

Our Community Foundation was pleased to provide support for a second year to D51’s Girls in STEM event, coined “Mission to Mars”. This event brought 100 young women together to learn new skills and develop and present STEM-based projects. 2019 saw...