Tag Archives: student aid

Grant Spotlight: Wireless Access at Home

August 9, 2018 / Catherine Nicholas / Spotlight - Grants

Not every MLWGS student has internet access in their home, which can make completing homework assignments, projects, and research outside of school hours logistically difficult.  In recognition of this fact, MLWGS Chief Technology Officer David Bortz worked with the Foundation to purchase ten Kajeet wifi devices and service for them.  The small, portable devices act as wireless hotspots […]

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Grant Spotlight: Music Department Trip to New Orleans

April 27, 2018 / Catherine Nicholas / Spotlight - Grants

Every spring, orchestra and band teacher Karl von Klein organizes a trip open to any student taking a class within the music department.  This year, he is chaperoning students on a trip to New Orleans for the first weekend of this year’s Jazz and Heritage Festival (aka Jazz Fest).  The Foundation provided a grant to […]

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Grant Spotlight: Student Aid

April 23, 2018 / Catherine Nicholas / Spotlight - Grants

Providing access to every opportunity MLWGS has to offer is one of the most important goals of the Foundation.  To that end, we made $20,000 available for students in financial need in the 2017-18 school year.  Jeff Hall and Kori Mosley accessed student aid funding to cover costs for three students in need of financial […]

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Grant Spotlight: Student Aid

January 30, 2018 / Catherine Nicholas / Spotlight - Grants

Increasing the reach and utilization of our student aid funding category has been one of the Foundation Board’s goals for the past several years.  We’re happy to say that we’ve seen a significant increase in student aid grant applications submitted and funded this year.  It’s the view of the Foundation that every student at MLWGS […]

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Grant Spotlight: Student Financial Aid

November 21, 2017 / Catherine Nicholas / Spotlight - Grants

Providing access to every opportunity MLWGS has to offer is one of the most important goals of the Foundation.  To that end, we made $20,000 available for students in financial need in the 2017-18 school year.  Over the past few months, we’ve been able to cover big expenses, like student fees, as well as a […]

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Grant Spotlight: Student Fees

September 26, 2017 / Catherine Nicholas / Spotlight - Grants

Providing access to all of the opportunities MLWGS has to offer its students is one of the most important missions of the Foundation.  To that end, our Board approved $20,000 worth of funding to be used for student financial aid in FY18.  We’re proud to say that in the 2017-18 school year, the Foundation paid […]

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