Commemorative event honors our current and past leadership

Carlsbad, California – Local leaders helped Carlsbad Educational Foundation officially open its new headquarters on Sept. 23 and celebrate its success in granting more than $1 million to schools in the Carlsbad Unified School District this year to help fund music, robotics, science labs, and more. Board Chairman Michael Zepeda and CEO Laura Pitts cut the ribbon alongside the Foundation’s current and former board members and staff.

Who: Leadership from Carlsbad Educational Foundation, including its CEO, Board Chairman, and CEO of Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce.

Where: Carlsbad Educational Foundation – 5650 El Camino Real, Suite 101, Carlsbad, CA 92008

When: 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 23. Ribbon-cutting and photos at 5 p.m.

Why: Carlsbad Educational Foundation committed more than $1 million in grants to Carlsbad Unified School District (CUSD) for the 2021-22 school year. Grants awarded fund elementary school music teachers, the after-school robotics program for students in grades 4-12, full-day experiences at Jr Achievement’s BizTown and Finance Park, and more. This event honors the 70+ current and past board members whose leadership helps the Foundation provide CUSD this critical funding.