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Past Grants

2022-2023 School Year

  • FES - self regulation tools and materials for occupational therapy/special education students

  • FES - student created math picture books for all grade levels for teaching math standards

  • FES - grades K-3 - Guest author visit by Lisa Wentzell and copies of book “A Dog & His Boy - The Adventures of Spillway & Scotty” - facilitated by FMS Best Buddies ambassadors

  • FES - occupational therapy multi-sensory approach materials for to enhance students’  fine motor performance

  • FMS - Vex Robotics Kit for 8th grade STEM robotics unit

  • FHS - guest poet visit by Aija Mayrock - author of DEAR GIRL

  • FHS - Art & Revolution history elective field work - tickets for Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

  • FHS - high interest, high readability non-fiction texts for Learning Center and Multiple Disabilities classroom

  • FHS - sensory processing tools/seating for Special Education

  • FHS -  Life Sciences Club - dissection animals and laboratory equipment

  • FHS - 10th Grade English - rotating book club - Unit II - modern voices & experiences

  • FHS - materials for Functional Life Skills Program

  • FHS - classroom library for independent readers

  • FHS - guest author visit - Lulu Miller - “Why Fish Don’t Exist”

  • FHS - graphic novels for reluctant readers - Special Education Program

  • FHS - evaporator for Maple Sugar Science pop-up class

2021/2022 School Year

Falmouth High School​

  • Alternative seating for guided study students

  • Library for new ELA Classroom

  • Two healthy snack vending machines at Falmouth High School

  • Falmouth School Farm-Shiitake Mushroom cultivation

Falmouth Middle School​

  • Trout tank
  • Diverse and engaging materials for Silent Sustained Reading program

Falmouth Elementary School

  • Multi-lingual books for library

  • Kiln replacement parts

  • Math materials for intervention lessons at Falmouth Elementary School

Falmouth P S

  • Adaptive materials and Equipment for special education and occupational therapy students

2020/2021 School Year

Falmouth High School

  • Oculus Virtual Reality Headset

  • Young Birders Club-binoculars, bird feeders, birding supplies

  • Construction of 20 benches for ECO Team outdoor classrooms-in partnership with Falmouth Rotary

  • Team Building/Low Ropes Initiatives

  • Career Assessments for Future Planning

  • Special Education-Learning Center Student Library

  • PATHs water bottle filling station-3  COVID safe water stations

Falmouth Middle School

  • Life Science Club-Experiment supplies and field trips

  • Whiteboard sets with coordinate grids

  • Art Dept.-Stained Glass equipment and tools

  • Music Department-I Pad Pro, Tablet, Keyboards

  • Augmented Reality Science Model

  • Table Tennis

  • Musical Theater Support Funds-Props for musical theater spring performance

Falmouth Elementary School

  • Bead Number Lines Class Sets

  • First Grade Teachers-1st grade rolling book cart

  • Social-emotional, sensory supports

  • First grade math supplies

  • FES Technology Class (3-5)-STEM Tool Kits

  • Picnic Tables

  • Falmouth School’s

  • Leadership Program (2nd Annual Casco Bay Leadership Program)

  • Cooking Cart

  • Sensory Path

2019/2020 School Year

Falmouth High School

  • Joellen McCosh-$1000.00 Learning Center-Student library

  • Mark Campbell-$500.00 Classroom Library

  • Ashley Pullen-$579.28 Team Building/Low Ropes Initiatives

  • Danielle Calhoun-$700.00 Career Assessments for Future Planning

Middle School

  • Patrick Wahlig-$500.00 Life Science Club-Experiment supplies and field trips

  • Sally Bennett-$554.40 Whiteboard sets with coordinate grids

  • Simon Adams-$1300.00 Art Dept.-Stained Glass equipment and tools

  • Jonathan Pollock and Lauren Murphy-$3684.00 iPad Pro Tablet and Keyboards

  • Katie Coppens-$1,385.00 Augmented Reality Science Model

  • Gail Turner-$650.00 Table Tennis

Falmouth Elementary School

  • Michelle W Brown-$264.00 100-Bead Number Lines Class Sets

  • Megan Murphy-Goldman-$459.99 First Grade Teachers-1st grade rolling book cart

  • Cindy Smith-$500.00 Social-emotional, sensory supports

  • Kate Bacon-$1500.00-first grade math supplies

  • William Corcoran-$2500.00-FES Technology Class (3-5)-STEM Tool Kits

  • Steve Chabot-$200.00 Picnic Tables

Falmouth School's

  • James Coffey-$1000.00-Leadership Program (2nd Annual Casco Bay Leadership Program)

  • Justin Deri-$1600.00-Cooking Cart

2018/2019 School Year

Community

  • Girls Ice Hockey Booster – Girls Hockey Locker Room

Falmouth High School

  • Wendy Morrissette- $1,200.00 for sail equipment

  • Ashley Pullen - $215.00 for a school welcoming bench

  • Dan Wolotsky - $1,269.16 for fishing gear to be used by the fishing club

  • Dede Waite - $950.00 for a film class camera

  • Mr. Melnicove and Mr. Wolotsky - $300.00 for classroom library

  • Library –$970.97 Quiet Space and Gallery essentials

  • Maine POPS Concert Band –$700.00 Grade 8 Collaboration

  • Freshman Advisory –$650.00 Mindfulness My Intent Word Kit

  • hackME 2019 –$500.00 High School Hackathon

  • Tutoring Center at FHS – $320.00 ADHD and Anxiety Equipment

  • Falmouth Aeronautics Club –$1,995.00 National Drone Competition

Middle School

  • Gail Turner - $100 for Spanish books

  • Matt Holmes - $300 for classroom library

  • Katie Coppens - $536.58 for nonfiction science books

  • Sarah Skillin - $509.85 for ABBLS’s task cards and containers

  • Carey Hotaling - $269.98 for invasive species extraction tools

  • Maureen Sylvia - $100.00 for music

  • Low Ropes Course Facilitator

  • Katie Coppens – Sixth Grade Social Issues Book ClubHeather Canty - $10,000.00 - TC Institute writers workshop for FES staff

  • John Carter - $2,095.00 - two-person pedal desk

  • Bonnie Taylor - $750.00 - Canon cameras for 4th grade

  • Wissink and Schimelman - $510.00 - Nurse’s Office relaxation station

  • Barbara Stiles - $400.00 - classroom floor cushions

Falmouth Elementary School

  • Dave Barton – Fifth Grade Standing Desks

  • Heather Canty - $10,000 - TC Institute writers workshop for FES staff

  • John Carter - $2,095 - two-person pedal desk

  • Bonnie Taylor - $750 - Canon cameras for 4th grade

2017/2018 School Year

Falmouth High School

  • Nate Barnes - the construction of a pizza oven

  • Officer Susi - women's self-defense instructional equipment

  • John Wahlig - Maine Hackathon

  • Dan Wolotsky - fishing gear for the fishing club

Falmouth Middle School

  • Katie Coppens - nonfiction books for classroom libraries

  • Chris Taylor - the building of a low ropes course

Falmouth Elementary School

  • Tina Whalen - standing desks

  • Michelle Gagne - sensory stations for students

  • Susie Guerra - gross motor equipment

Town

  • Dorothy Blanchette Falmouth Food Pantry - essential equipment

  • Jenny Grimm, Executive Director of the Falmouth Land Trust - for activities and programming to connect FES students with nature

2015/2016 School Year

Community

  • FHS Sailing Team National Regattas

  • Falmouth Corner Preschool Playground

  • Toddler tables and chairs

Falmouth Elementary School

  • Compost buckets for classrooms

  • 2 Standing desks for Classroom

  • Standing desks

  • Bee-Bots and Circuit Scribe

Falmouth Middle School

  • World flags for FMS library

  • Beginning novels for Spanish classes

  • Classroom Movement/Sensory Program

  • Ruth's Reusables Membership for FMS

  • Community band-school band collaboration

Falmouth High School

  • Banner to display at swim team meets

  • The Service Trip Scholarship Fund

  • Nikon Camera Equipment

  • A soundproof Audio recording studio

  • Additional LED lights / tools

  • Lab equipment for genetic sequencing

2014/2015 School Year

Our millionth dollar was given away at the 2014 Fall Auction. The school campus requested and received the funds to build a community greenhouse, which is in the process of being planned and installed.

Falmouth Elementary School

  • Art supplies for FES wall mural

  • Redcat Amplification Systems for gyms

Falmouth Middle School

  • Pilot of Mathalicious Classroom Activities

  • IPod Docking Station

  • Hang Country Flags

  • Sensory room

Falmouth High School

  • 3 ton abor press

  • GORP magazine and publication parties

  • FHS Theatre Lighting Infrastructure Upgrade

  • Fitness Center equipment

Library Makerspace

School District

  • Livestream equipment

  • Gardens/Orchard Care and Development

Community

  • Equipment for new space

  • Scholarships for Summer Camps, etc.

2022-2023
2021-2022
2020-2021
2019-2020
2018-2019
2017-2018
2015-2016
2014-2015
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