The UEF and Urbandale Alumni Association welcome community members to attend the first annual U-Fest at the Walker Johnston Softball Diamonds from 5-9 p.m. on Friday, July 26, 2019. U-Fest is a fun, festive, family-friendly event featuring food trucks, beverages, and live music performed by Melanie Wright (Urbandale High School Class of 1979) and her band, Company B. Proceeds from the event will support student scholarships and classroom grants throughout the Urbandale Community School District. (press release)
- Admission to U-Fest is $10 and includes one beverage (both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages available); $2 for ages 16 and younger. Tickets may be purchased at the gate.
- Parking is available off of Douglas Avenue at Walker Johnston Park.
- Community members are welcome to bring portable chairs or a blanket to relax and enjoy all of the festivities.
- Sponsorship Opportunities for U-Fest are available! Make a tax-deductible donation while increasing brand awareness and support Urbandale Schools!
Calling all Urbandale CSD Educators! Apply for a UEF Making A Difference Grant by September 20, 2019
Do you have a project or initiative you’d like to implement but need help funding? Has your department or grade been brainstorming ideas but aren’t sure how to fund them? If you have a vision for an idea or project for your classroom, complete an application for a Making A Difference Grant to help bring your idea to life!
Urbandale Education Foundation Awards Nearly $18,000 In Grants To Urbandale Educators
The Urbandale Education Foundation (UEF) was thrilled to have the opportunity to award nearly $18,000 to Urbandale educators as part of the UEF Making A Difference Grant Program. The program is intended to provide Urbandale Community School District (Urbandale CSD) educators the opportunity to receive funds for projects and initiatives not supported within existing school budgets. On October 23, 2018, UEF Board of Directors awarded a total of 16 grants by surprising educators in their classrooms with a celebration and award ceremony. Thank you to our donors who are making a positive difference in the lives of Urbandale CSD students and educators! View the video and check out the full press release!
The Urbandale Education Foundation (UEF) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization committed to enhancing the educational experience of all students in the Urbandale Community School District by funding projects and initiatives not supported within existing school budgets.