Teacher Grants Program / Fund A Need

The D158 Education Foundation is committed to funding educational programs and projects to enhance the learning experiences of Huntley Community School District 158 students.

As such, the Education Foundation is pleased to announce they are now accepting 2017-18 Grant Applications. Applications will be accepted through 4:30 p.m. on Friday, December 1, 2017. All applicants will receive an email confirming receipt of their application. Recipients will be announced in December 2017.

All grant proposals must be directly linked to classroom learning objectives. Examples of grant proposals include computer software, educational field trips, audio/video equipment, curriculum supplements, reading materials, science lab equipment, assemblies, and library materials.

Foundation grants are made:

  • after individual review for merit, feasibility and benefit to children
  • only for programs that directly benefit instruction and enrichment
  • solely at the discretion of the Foundation’s Board of Directors.

Download the Application »

Please contact Lorie Woods via email or at ext. 6107 with any questions.

Proposals submitted but not selected for funding are added to our Fund A Need Requests list after each granting cycle.



Fund A Need Requests – updated 3/01/17

The Fund-A-Need List is provided as an opportunity for individuals, local businesses, and corporate sponsors to adopt and fund innovative ideas to enrich and enhance educational opportunities and assist students in achieving academic excellence. All donations are tax deductible. To view the Fund A Need list, click here.

Thank you for supporting the District 158 Education Foundation!