At Monday’s regular meeting of the Aledo ISD board of trustees, Aledo Education Foundation Executive Director Shawn Callaway broke down the organization’s programs and funding they have provided to the district over the years.
“Shawn Callaway and the community members who make up AEF are a blessing to our district,” AISD Board Secretary Forrest Collins said. “It is amazing to see how the work they do directly benefits our students and teachers.”
Since it was established seven years ago, the AEF has provided $2.1 million to Aledo ISD.
“We were proud to award the district about $230,000 in different types of grants and projects last year,” Callaway said. “This year, we’ve already awarded the district about $100,000 since Sept. 1 and