2017 Literacy for Life Grant Recipients


Sheila Amaral, Outstanding Educator - "Chicken Challenge"

Gratton School, Stanislaus County

Michaelynn Angie - "Argonaut Greenhouse"

Argonaut High School, Amador County

John Avila - "Flowers for Life"

Adolfo Camarillo High School, Ventura County

Jami Beck - "Come Alive with Citrus Project"

Three Rivers Elementary School, Tulare County

Tracy Buss - "Garden Restaurant"

Liberty Elementary, San Bernardino County

Katie Cantrell - "Healthy Foods Challenge"

Foresthill High School, Placer County

Rene Carranza - "Starting Seeds"

Howard Elementary, Alameda County

Kim Dittbern - "Mountainview Pizza Party Garden!"

Mountainview Elementary, Los Angeles County

Karen Herceg - "Growing in the Greenhouse"

Springfield Montessori, Contra Costa County

Nadia Kelem - "Jenny Lind Farm-To-Cafeteria Harvest"

Jenny Lind Elementary, Calaveras County

Rex Lanier and Juliane Mittman - "From the Ground Up! - Linking Ag and Nutrition"

Charles E. Teach Elementary, San Luis Obispo County

Chris Lavagnino - "Growing Mindful Eaters"

Ronald Reagan Elementary, Madera County

Katelynn Leonard - "Kavod Coastal Root Farm Field Trip"

Kavod Elementary, San Diego County

Gene Lieb - "Ag Awareness Day"

Firebaugh High School, Fresno County

Lisa Liss - "Say Cheese Please"

Woodlake Elementary, Sacramento County

Heidi Mendes - "Room to Grow"

John C. Fremont Elementary, Stanislaus County

Scot Rice - "School Garden"

Florin High School, Sacramento County

Jennifer Rossiter - "Ag Day at the Barn"

Cordova High School, Sacramento County

Marianne Sahagun - " Building a Kitchen Classroom and Indoor Growing Lab"

Glenfeliz Blvd. Elementary, Los Angeles County

Ronni Sands - "Farm Field Trip"

Summerfield Waldorf School, Sonoma County

Heidi Schumacher - "Our Amazing Watershed"

Big Creek Elementary, Fresno County

David Sutton - "Agriculture All Around Us"

Walnut Elementary, Stanislaus County

Charles Van Riper - "Elk Slough Field Day"

Clarksburg Middle School, Sacramento County

David Vixie - "Paradise Adventist Academy School Garden"

Paradise Adventist Academy, Butte County

Kim Williams - "Hooked on Aquaponics"

Washington Elementary, Sacramento County