Indian Prairie Educational FoundationEnriching Education for District 204 Students

Team IPEF

We are thrilled to again be participating as a charity partner for Team IPEF on Sunday, October 20, 2019, in the Naperville Half Marathon & 5K.  Each Team IPEF runner will select a school they will represent and agree to raise a minimum of $204 to help support educational enrichment opportunities for all 33 District 204 schools and the STEPS program.

Since 2014, Team IPEF has had over 1,200 staff, parents, alumni and community members who have participated as charity partners.  In the past five years, runners have raised more than $681,775 to support programs including Teacher Grants, Young Hearts for Life and the Annual Fine Arts Festival.

HISTORY
2014 – 31 runners raised $32,000

2015 – 108 runners raised $98,000
2016 – 255 runners raised $171,000
2017 – 335 runners raised $178,000
2018 – 519 runners raised $201,775
2019 – 555 runners!!!

$1000 CLUB
Congratulations to our alumni runners who raised more than $1000 in a single season with Team IPEF.

Karen Altekruse – Hill Middle School (2017)
Jason Altenbern – Gombert Elementary (2015)
Brent Anderson – Spring Brook Elementary School (2018)
Beth Beedles – Patterson Elementary (2015, 2016)
Derrick Biehl – Patterson Elementary School (2018)
Renay Biehl – Fry Elementary (2015)
Kristine Black – Prairie Children Preschool (2014, 2015)
Mary Blessing – Brookdale Elementary (2015)
Venu Cherukuri – Peterson Elementary (2015)
Michael Chung – Waubonsie Valley High School; IPSD 204 (2016, 2018)
Sharon Cody – Graham Elementary (2015)
Martha Conway – Patterson Elementary (2015)
Katie DeWyze – Gregory Middle School (2018)
Kim Dolan – Spring Brook Elementary (2015, 2016)
Megan Dougherty – Waubonsie Valley High School (2015)
Heidi Hairston – Welch Elementary School (2018)
Carey Beth Harry – Still Middle School (2015)
Amy Hoffmann – Gregory Middle School (2016)
Kim Horn – Gregory Middle School (2016)
Nancy Fister – Steck Elementary (2014)
Stacey Johnson – Builta Elementary & Gregory Middle School (2015, 2016, 2018)
Josh Kaminsky – Metea Valley High School (2017)
Krista Kelch – Gombert Elementary (2015)
Jackie Kohorn – Spring Brook Elementary (2014, 2017)
Mohan Kumar – Metea Valley High School (2017)
Steven Lome – Peterson Elementary ( 2016, 2017)
Laura MacLeod – Young Elementary (2017)
Vivian Makropoulos – Gregory Middle School (2014)
Dawn Malartsik – Young Elementary (2015)
Jon Malartsik – Young Elementary (2015)
Roberto Maldonado – Young Elementary  (2018)
Bob McBride – Neuqua Valley High School (2015, 2016, 2018)
Shelly Menendez – Kendall Elementary (2017, 2018)
Lily Mertes – Georgetown Elementary (2014)
Todd Mertz – Neuqua Valley High School (2015)
Heidi Miller – Patterson Elementary (2017)
Ryan Morris – Patterson Elementary (2015)
Katie Opelt – Brooks Elementary (2018)
Tina Ortinau – Still Middle School (2018)
Harish Pai – Neuqua Valley High School (2018)
Bill Perry – STEPS (2018)
Janet Petruzzi – Builta Elementary (2015)
Cathy Piehl – Indian Plains (2016)
Stephenie Pittroff – Welch Elementary School (2018)
Elizabeth Pohlman – Steck Elementary (2017)
Karen Popovich – Metea Valley High School (2017)
Mike Raczak – Watts Elementary (2015)
Susan Rasmus – Metea Valley High School (2016)
Mike Rossi – Neuqua Valley High School (2014)
Amy Scott – Still Middle School (2015)
Patty Smith – STEPS (2014)
Jason Stipp – Waubonsie Valley High School (2014, 2018)
Terry Sullivan – Georgetown Elementary, Waubonsie Valley High School (2014, 2015, 2017)
Julie Tamburrino – White Eagle Elementary School (2018)
Mark Thompson – Metea Valley High School (2015)
Rich Vine – Longwood Elementary; Granger Middle School (2016, 2017, 2018)
Carrie Wujek – Gregory Middle School (2018)

 

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