The Educational Foundation, founded in 1997, is a community-based organization whose purpose is to enhance and enrich the educational programs for the benefit of all students within the Liberty Union High School District. The Liberty Union High School District encompasses a 350-square-mile region in far East County.
The Educational Foundation participates in a variety of fundraising activities that provide the means to make a positive impact in the classroom and local community.
To date, the Foundation has raised well over $150,000 and has awarded 138 grants to teachers totaling over $136,000, as well as awarding multiple annual scholarships to students at all five district high schools.
The Foundation has set a fundraising goal of $500,000 which would enable grants and scholarships to be awarded on the basis of interest earned by its principal investment