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Watch a video from the recent Second Children's Author Visit to all 6 elementary schools sponsored by Education Foundation of the Summit.
Save the Date
Where: Silverthorne Pavilion
- Teams of 8 compete for 1st prize check of $1,000 to any Summit public school
- 100% of funds raised directly support public school students and teachers
Donate $20 and receive Michael Finkel's new book
Michael Finkel is the author of True Story: Murder, Memoir, Mea Culpa, which was adapted into a 2015 major motion picture, True Story starring James Franco and Jonah Hill. He has written for National Geographic, Esquire, Rolling Stone, GQ, The New York Times Magazine, Vanity Fair, and The Atlantic.
We hope you can join us for an exciting free evening on Sunday, March 26, 2017 at 7 pm at CMC in Breckenridge when Michael Finkel discusses his new book, The Stranger in the Woods, about a man who lived completely alone in the woods of Maine for 27 years, reading thousands of books, and perhaps discovering a secret or two about life. Michael will also be available to sign books, and answer questions.
The Education Foundation of the Summit is a tax-exempt, nonprofit organization with an all-volunteer group of parents and community members dedicated to supporting the public school students and teachers in Summit County. Founded in 2010, the foundation has expanded its support of public school teachers and students in Summit to include Eileen Finkel Innovative Teaching Awards each year, partnership and grants to school PTAs, scholarships to high school seniors, and collaboration with schools and community groups to increase opportunities for students, Prek-12, in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics).The foundation has raised over $300,000 since 2010.
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