Friends of Renton Schools foundation to host annual fundraiser

  • Thu Apr 13th, 2017 8:00am
  • Life

Friends of Renton Schools foundation is hosting their annual fundraising breakfast 7 a.m., Monday, April 24 at the Renton Pavilion Event Center, 233 Burnett Ave S.

This year’s keynote speaker is Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin. The event is hosted by former KING 5 TV personality Meeghan Black.

This is the eight year of the fundraising breakfast and is the greatest source of fundraising for the foundation. Money raised provides funding for summer school programs, after-school programs, teacher grants for classroom learning materials and more.

Through the breakfast and online donations, Friends of Renton Schools has provided more than $1.5 million to programs like robotics, music, art, chess, and Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), to elementary, middle and high schools students across the district.

To reserve a seat, visit www.friendsofrentonschools.org.