Parchment Schools Foundation

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Parchment Schools Foundation

2018 Teacher Mini Grant Applications Now Available!!


Grant Information:


By accepting a grant from the Parchment Schools Foundation, I agree to submit a brief written electronic report and digital photographs at the conclusion of the program.


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2019 Academic Scholarship Applications Coming Spring 2019


The Parchment Schools Foundation, a charitable organization, facilitates educational opportunities by providing funding and support to staff and students for innovative, progressive learning ideas that will promote success in the Parchment School District.


The Parchment Schools Foundation envisions that staff, students, local businesses, and the general public will be aware of the Foundation's involvement in the District and be inspired to contribute their time, talents, or funds to join the movement for student success in Parchment


  • To communicate the Foundation's purpose throughout the community.
  • To have a fundraising plan to insure financial support from within the school community.
  • To entertain requests for funding in situations which stimulate community involvement and support the education system.
  • To provide "seed" funding for projects to enhance the educational system.


  • Holiday Sharing Donations
  • Annual academic and vocational scholarships
  • Annual grants awarded to classrooms and/or buildings to fund educational projects
  • Oversight of various funds

Memorials & Bequests

A monetary gift to the Foundation will provide a lasting and loving memorial for a friend or loved one who passes away

Living trusts can be set-up to ensure your legacy lives on in the Parchment Educational Community

Foundation Board of Trustees

Member NameTitle/CommitteeTerm Expires
Thomas AndrewsPresident2020
Julia KaemmingVice President2019
Jason P. MisnerExecutive Secretary
Julie RohrerTreasurer
Assistant Superintendent for Finance & Operations
Judy RuppTrustee2021
Dave NewmanTrustee2021
Ray BrandonTrustee
Race Committee
Mary FaupelTrustee
Scholarship Committee
Finance Committee
Mini Grant Committee
Karen HeasleyTrustee
Scholarship Committee
Holiday Sharing Card
Colette JasiakTrustee2021
Vacant SeatTrustee2019
Vacant SeatTrustee2019
Cheryl BalmerBoard of Education Liaison / TrusteeAnnual Appointment


For more information on getting involved with the Foundation, or to learn how to leave a memorial or bequest fund, please contact the Parchment School District Administration office at (269) 488-1050 or get in touch with any of the Foundation members.