Event Sponsorship Opportunities
Each year, through events such as the Ignite Education Teacher of the Year Award Celebration and our upcoming Ringling Bridge Run, the Education Foundation of Sarasota County honors, celebrates, and supports students and teachers in Sarasota County Schools.
With your generous financial support, we can champion students and teachers so they can thrive.
Ignite Education Teacher of the Year Award Celebration
Event Date: December 13, 2024
Location: Venice Community Center
Event: The annual Ignite Education Teacher of the Year Award Celebration showcases approximately 50 teachers in these districtwide awards:
1. The district Teacher of the Year Award recognizes a teacher who exhibits commitment and leadership and who motivates students to learn through remarkable methods and passion.
2. The Innovation Teacher of the Year Award recognizes a teacher who successfully employs innovative, outside-the-box teaching methods.
Ringling Bridge Run
Event Date: April 28, 2024
Location: Start/finish line: Bay Park in downtown Sarasota
Event: A 5/10K run and an education and student resiliency expo.