Beth Scarpulla, who owns Rita’s Italian Ice with her husband, Jason, talks about the shop’s upcoming grand opening and a partnership with Vacaville Public Education Foundation (VPEF) to raise resources for the nonprofit.
Complete story at The Reporter – Rita’sa Italian Ice teaming up with VPEF
The late civic leader, retired teacher and columnist Ernest Kimme ended his last column, published Tuesday in The Reporter and written before he died on Aug. 12, with, “Go home and be nice to each other. Blessings.”
Deeply informed of so many things about local government and education, Kimme also is remembered for his kindness and generosity, in particular the Kimme Challenge for the Vacaville Public Education Foundation. Continue reading Ernest Kimme Scholarship Established
The Vacaville Public Education Foundation presented a check for $6,899 to the district at its Dec. 9 Board meeting to support music programs in the school district. “We appreciate the efforts of the music department to keep the arts and music alive in our schools to enrich our students and entire community,” stated VPEF president Catherine Podkin in a letter presented to the board. Continue reading VPEF Brings in Large Donation for Music Program
The Vacaville Public Education Foundation Board announced the allocation of $38,000 in Classroom Enrichment Grants. For the list of recipients, see the attached letter.
2011 VPEF Announces Recipients