SY2020-21 MIP Executive
New Suggested Donation Amounts
The suggested donation amount for the current fundraising period which runs from
November 2019- October 2020:
$250* per Middle School and High School Students
$450* per Elementary Student
*Based on 100% participation rate
2020-21 Annual Fund Dollars Raised as of
Feb 28, 2020: $99,927
We need to raise $60,573 by October 31, 2020
to meet our goal of $160,500!
Thank you for your continued support!
2020-21 SY Proposed Budget
CUSD does not cover the full cost of the Mandarin Immersion Program. We rely on donations from families and sponsors to pay for:
6 Teacher Assistants
Technology (3rd grade Chromebooks, smartboards, etc.)
Mandarin library books
Cultural Opportunities, and more!
Check this list to see if your company might match your donation! corporate-match-directory.pdf
Please be aware that not all companies are listed..
Check with your employer.
04/02 - F0MIP Board Meeting, 6pm, Teacher's Lounge, Bergeson
05/07 - F0MIP Board Meeting, 6pm, Teacher's Lounge, Bergeson
5/28 - MIP End of Year Social, 4-8pm, Defy OC
MIP Back to School Presentation
2019-2020 Friends of MIP Executive Board
Welcome to both our new and returning board members:
Eric Chamberlain - President
Melody Brown - Vice President
Ingrid Feeny - Treasurer
Jen Pang - Middle School Liaison (New Position)
Megan Holland - Secretary
Amanda Yeung - Community Liaison
Lisa Yi - Outreach Director
Mary Jia - Financial Controller
Alex Welker - Communications/PR
Thanh Nguyen - Parliamentarian
Thank you to our outgoing board members for all of your hard work on behalf of the MIP Program:
Thanh Nguyen - President
Nancy Lu - Vice President
Jake Narey - Treasurer
Linh Hyunh - Financial Controller
Kristi Rowley - Secretary, June 2018-January 2019
Juintow Lin - Community Liaison
Czarin Chan-Lin - Outreach Director
Monika Pinto Connolly - Communications/PR
Wade Shepard - Parliamentarian
FoMIP Board Meetings are open to all parents.
A SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR GENEROUS SPONSORS FOR THEIR SUPPORT
John Fong Realty - SoCal Real Estate Services
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