The union-led EPEA Family Zoo Night fundraiser is on track for success because of some supportive sponsors. Many businesses, organizations, unions, and individuals have stepped up to give the Erie 1 BOCES Educational Foundation an inaugural event to remember.
Family Zoo Night is Saturday, May 22nd. Don't have tickets yet? Click here to buy online: Family Zoo Night Tickets
The Foundation's Mission:
Provide financial support and resources, not otherwise available from regular budget sources or state or federal aid, for the benefit of the educational programs and staff activities offered by the BOCES.
Fund scholarships for eligible students to attend BOCES adult Workforce Development programs; fund materials, supplies or equipment required for eligible students to participate in all BOCES programs.
Fund scholarships for graduates of BOCES programs to attend post-secondary institutions in further preparation for competitive employment.
Engage community support for new initiatives to keep BOCES programs current and state of the art.
Foster relationships with former students of BOCES programs and their parents, as well as business, industry and government partners.