Teacher Stories

L.I.F.T. Grants Issued

Aileen Gendrano Adao

Aileen Gendrana – 12th Grade English teacher Math, Science, Technology ...

Alexa Downs

Students studying current environmental crisis' of pollution, urban sprawl, and ...

Angelica Heredia

Angelica Heredia – ELA Teacher Mendez High School Healing Through Reading: ...

Bette Brown

Through the L.I.F.T. Foundation I was able to start a Math Pentathlon Program ...

Candi Maynard

The grant I received from the L.I.F.T. Foundation brought my reading classroo...

Christiana Stevenson

As a teacher with Teach for America, at Arsenal Tech High School in Indianapo...

Elsa Eckart

I have taught within the Department of Exceptional Learners at Pike High School ...

Frank Rupe

My name is Frank Rupe. I teach 3rd grade at Guin Creek Elementary School and ...

Grace Diaz

Grace Diaz – 9th Honors and 10th Grade English Dr. Maya Angelou Community ...

Jennifer E. Marble

The Foundation supported Guion Creek Elementary students by creating The Nature ...

Jennifer Hansel

In our school we have many students who deserve to be positively rewarded ...

Julie Gossard

My name is Julie Gossard and I have been fortunate enough to be a LIFT grant ...

Kate Byers

A portable research cart loaded with reference books covering all academic ...

Kelly Looper

The grant project was titled “Reading is Power”.The L.I.F.T. Foundation ...

Krista Clanin

"I received a grant to purchase 128 high interest nonfiction books for my ...

Michelle Rankin

This grant has lived on after the year I received it. My goal was to create ...

Mirian Fonseca

Mirian Fonseca – 2nd grade teacher Ambassador School of Global ...

Shriya Venkatesh

Shriya Venkatash – Science teacher/ Student Government Advisor Horace Mann ...

Stacy Schultz

I have been a science teacher for 14 years. Currently teach 7th grade science ...

Sunanda Kushon

Sunanda Kushon – Math teacher/ Robotics Club Sponsor Horace Mann U.C.L.A. ...

Tamara Buchanan

Thank you so much to the L.I.F.T. Foundation for awarding Fishback Creek a ...

Thomas Field

A class set of still cameras and image editing software were purchased to allow ...

Valerie A. Crowe

About 7 years ago, I started talking about teaching some of the students to ...

Vihn Nguyen

Vinh Nguyen – 11th – 12th Grade Science teacher Diego Rivera Learning ...