SHELLIE-ANN BRASWELL “SHINE BRIGHTER” AWARD

GENERAL CRITERIA:

 

  1. IMPACT: Are there measurable results? Is the IMPACT diverse and deep?
  2. PROGRAM: Did the volunteer launch or support an existing program, event, or initiative? Is it sustainable and inclusive?
  3. LEADERSHIP: Is this volunteer leading with love and integrity? Can the leader articulate the need and impact of the effort?
  4. SUPPORT: Is there third-party testimonial support for the effort from a variety of sources (including students)?

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR:

 

Model Candidates…

  • Promote the school’s mission, vision, and culture through positive, effective communication
  • Engage with school stakeholders and promote the school in multiple ways
  • Lead with love.
  • Create opportunities to build community among all stakeholders
  • Make positive memories for students and families
  • Exhibits the highest level of integrity

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR:

 

Charter School Volunteers. A volunteer who has been an integral part of the growth, culture, and IMPACT a charter school has on its students, family, and community is who we look to celebrate with this grant. These PTO Presidents, Community Leaders, and classroom volunteers give their time, skills, and love to supporting students in achieving their goals and having memorable experiences. Charter School volunteers often take even greater roles as Board of Directors leaders and fundraising champions.

The ideal Shellie-Ann Braswell “Shine Brighter” Award IMPACT leader will lead with love and have demonstrated their ability to effectively IMPACT the students, families, and charter school culture.

IMPACT AWARDS FOR CHARTER SCHOOLS

Community Engagement Grants

One $20,000 grant & Two $10,000 grants

Charter schools that engage local communities in partnership and shared purpose to make their corner of the world a better place are ideal candidates.

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Student Empowerment Grants

One $20,000 grant & Two $10,000 grants

Charter schools that empower students to be creators of their own futures by providing effective support and programs for each individual student are candidates.

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Educational Innovation Grants

One $20,000 grant & Two $10,000 grants

Charter schools that play outside "the box" and take risks to best prepare the students of today for the world of tomorrow.

 

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IMPACT AWARD for Individual Charter School Volunteers

Shellie-Ann Braswell “Shine Brighter” Award

Two $5,000 Grants named in honor of a dedicated volunteer leader who led with love and made everything around her shine brighter. This award recognizes two charter school volunteers who embody the spirit and is making memories for charter school families to cherish.

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“When a person of light leaves the world, their light remains to teach others to shine even brighter.”