Congratulations to our
Big thanks to everyone who attended our Annual Fundraising Gala and made the event a huge success!
We are excited to announce that we raised close to $72,000 at our Gala last Saturday! Special thanks to our chairpersons Michelle L and Audrey S, our amazing volunteer team Agustin D, Ali L, Ami B, Angee M, Anna Z, Bena T, Brooke C, Cathy A, Chau H, Damon S, Dan K, Daniel W, Debbie J, Debra S, Geoffrey N, Gwen F, Jackie H, Jennifer C, Jennifer M, Jennifer P, Jessica M, Juintow L, Kathy S, Laura B, Leander A, Lorrie D, Paula D, Phoebe K, Polly C, Robyn L, Rod A, Sally P, Sean P, Serena N, Stacey C, Stephanie C, Stephanie N, Tammy S, Tim H, Ursula D, Wade S and Yu-Hua F, everyone who collected donations for our auctions and all of our generous sponsors and donors!
May 3 Friends of MIP Rummage Sale
May 5 @ 6pm Friends of MIP Board Meeting
May 8 @ 8am MIP CoffeeTalk
May 17 Pirate's Adventure with Dads of MIP
Check out our newest Program Affiliate Emery Financial!
The Friends of MIP's newest Program Affiliate — Emery Financial has already contributed $2,000 so far this year! Planning to refinance? Making a large purchase? EARN $500 for Bergeson’s Mandarin Immersion Program every time you or your friends close a loan. Be sure to tell Emery you are a MIP supporter so MIP receives their credit. And please pass the word on - you don't need to have a student in the MIP program to support us.
For more information, email Adam Heaney, call 800/573-6379x299 or visit www.adam-heaney.com
Special Thanks To Our
Spring Rummage Sale
Saturday, May 3th from 7am
It’s time for some Spring cleaning and our MIP Rummage Sale! The sale will be on Saturday May 3 starting at 7AM. If you are interested in selling, the charge is $15 (for 2 parking spaces) and $25 (for 3 parking spaces). You do your own setup in our parking space, sell, and keep ALL of the sales proceeds!
Donations welcome! Please contact Chris to arrange a time to drop off donations. Tax receipts are available for donations!
JAMBA JUICE THURSDAYS!
Every Thursday at pickup, Jamba Juice will be onsite and selling their 6oz delicious drinks for only $2 (8oz) and $4 (16oz). Variety of flavors will be on hand and proceeds will go to the Mandarin Immersion Program.
We are starting our fundraising for the 2014/15 academic year and hope to raise $211,100 to fund programs, supplies and services above and beyond what the cost of an English only program in Capistrano Unified School District. With 7 Mandarin Immersion Program classes in 2014/15, Friends of MIP is suggesting a donation of $1,000 per student to meet our $211,100 budget!! This will insure that our students get the most out of this amazing immersion program!
2014/15 Annual Fund Drive
Make an investment in our children and their future! Every contribution brings
us closer to building a competitive 21st century education. Making your donation by June 1, 2014 helps ensure teacher’s aides, Chinese textbooks and technology are in place on the first day of class. Download the file below to help us reach our goal TODAY!
2014/15 Friends of MIP Budget
$91,000 Instructional Aides
$42,300 Program Support
$25,000 iPads, Smartboards, Laptops
$19,000 Singapore Math
$19,000 Professional Development
$ 9,000 Chinese Textbooks
$ 5,400 Teacher Support
$ 1,400 Classroom Supplies
$ 1,000 Chinese Library Materials
$ 3,000 Operational Expenses
Please support our children and donate today! A special thanks to our supporters for donating to the Bergeson Mandarin Immersion Program!
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