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Less Than A Week Away!!

Are you ready?!?! Jog-a-Thon is less than one week away and we are so excited! Help us reach our goal of $25, 000 to support Ericson Elementary, every penny will go directly to the school.   We are asking for a minimum goal of $30 per student. This money will go towards purchasing supplemental programs that […]

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2016 Jog-a-thon Results

Good Evening Ericson Families!  We are proud to announce the results from our Jog–a–Thon on April 29th.  Through the great support of families, friends and many local business sponsors we raised $20,300!!  The funds raised will ensure that we can continue to provide great programs like KidBiz,  RazKids, afterschool enrichment and other great resources for our school.  On […]

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The First Bell – Welcome Back Ericson!

The first bell of the year always brings excitement and nervousness. Seeing old friends and making new ones. The Friends of Ericson Foundation welcomes back all of our students, teachers and staff for the 2015-2016 school year and extends a special warm welcome to our newest teachers and students. We wish everyone a year full […]

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Thank you for making this year’s Jog-a-Thon a success! The children had a great time, despite the threat of rain!  The Marines did an amazing job getting the children to stretch and prepare for multiple laps around the track.  Volunteer participation was at an all-time high and we are extremely grateful.  The event raised an astounding […]

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March Updates

We would like to provide you with an update of our 2014-2015 fundraising goal, afterschool programs, and share some exciting events that are coming soon: Fundraising Goal Our fundraising goal for the 2014-2015 school year is $20,000.  This money will be used for in-class programs, continued subsidy of the afterschool programs, and for the fulfillment […]

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eScrip – 3 Ways to Save!

Did you know that you can earn money for Ericson by simply using your Vons club card, dining with a registered credit/debit card, or shopping the eScrip online mall?  Some schools have seen upwards of $15,000 in earnings!  From January through November 2014, we have raised $2,362.  Let’s try for another $2,300 by the end of the […]

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Welcome to the Friends of Ericson Foundation’s new home on the internet!  Please bookmark us and become a member to stay informed about new programs, initiatives, and fundraising events.

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