Our Mission

Jourdanton Education Foundation connects donor resources to enhance

the opportunities for JISD students and educators.


Goals

The Jourdanton Education Foundation will achieve its mission by directing resources toward the following goals: 

  • Enhance and enrich educational opportunities for students
  • Support staff for innovative efforts and recognize staff for exemplary teaching 
  • Involve the community in assuring a quality education for the leaders and workers of tomorrow

Milestones to Date

  • Received JISD School Board and Superintendent support and approval 
  • Registered with Secretary of State and obtained EIN ยท Received Letter of Incorporation 
  • Received Non-Profit (501c3) status 
  • Developed by-laws and other documents of business 
  • Established founding board members 
  • Received $12,500 grant from Texas Pioneer Foundation 
  • Developed marketing and fundraising goals 
  • Awarded $3,000 Library Grant to JISD (December 2019) 
  • Awarded $14,935 in Innovative Teaching Grants (April 2020)
  • Awarded $27,960 in Innovative Teaching Grants (May 2021)
  • Developed and Funded Summer Reading Adventure in cooperation with Jourdanton Community Library
  • Provided Pre-Kindergarten education kits for two consecutive years

Founding Board 2019-2020

Bylaws

Structure of our non-profit 501c3 organization

Policies & Procedures

Guidelines for our routine operations

Board Members

Current listing of Board Members