Events

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Mini-Grants Awards Gala

October 2020
October 30, 2020

Each year, CCEF provides every teacher and department in Citrus County public schools with an opportunity to apply for a $500 or $1,000 Mini-Grant. Mini-Grants give teachers the opportunity to enhance the classroom experience with supplemental tools and resources focusing on literacy. This competitive grant program occurs every September, culminating in the Mini-Grant Awards Gala!

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Lake Hernando Dragon Boat Festival

Lake Hernando Park
November 7, 2020
November 7, 2020

Come join us for this fun community event featuring Dragon Boat racing, Arts & Crafts, a Veterans Village and so much more! If you own a business, in a club, or just have a group interested in participating, please visit our event website to find out more information or to enter your team.

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Foundation Fest

Plantation Resort
November 2020
November 27, 2020

Come support your favorite community leaders - celebrity servers for the night competing to raise the most tips. The event will also include Battle of the Teacher Bands, food, an incredible silent auction, and much much more! All proceeds from this event will go towards CCEF programs supporting our public schools. Read more to purchase tickets and download the silent auction donation form.

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Health & Wellness Mini Grant Celebration

January 2021
January 13, 2021
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A Galaxy of Stars

January 2021
January 24, 2021

Every January CCEF hosts a celebratory dinner honoring the Teacher of the Year and School Related Employee of the Year from each district school and department. Galaxy is a night to award and honor those who do so much for our students each and every day.

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Schoolhouse Hustle Family Fun Run!

Crest School
April 10, 2021
April 10, 2021

The event takes place in April each year, and is part of the Education Foundation’s “Educational Fitness” month which helps to raise money for public education while focusing on the importance of healthy minds and bodies.

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Math Field Day

West Citrus Elks Lodge
April 17, 2021
April 17, 2021

Math Field Day is a competition that affords middle and high school students the opportunity to demonstrate knowledge and skills they have acquired during their courses throughout the school year. While it strengthens school spirit, the tournament also encourages teamwork and promotes interest in the field of mathematics.

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Golden Citrus Scholars

CF Citrus Campus
April 2021
April 23, 2021

An evening celebrating our best and brightest graduating Seniors. The awards are based on academic achievement, personal accomplishments and service to their school. Seniors are nominated by each high school and the potential winners are chosen by a selection committee.

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Superintendent's Golf Classic

Sugarmill Woods Golf Club
May 1, 2021
May 1, 2021

The Superintendent’s Golf Classic is the longest running fundraiser for the Citrus County Education Foundation. This annual event brings together approximately 150 golfers competing in three flights based upon the skill level of their team. The event includes door prizes, raffles, hole-in-one prizes, and more. All golfers are treated to free breakfast, snacks, and lunch during the event.

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Kids Triathlon

Whispering Pines Park
May 8, 2021
May 8, 2021

We are hosting the 7th Annual Citrus Kids Triathlon! The event features three divisions: Junior (Born 2009-2014), Senior (Born 2004-2008) and a Tri4Fun that is open to any age. Children ages 5-15 can participate in the Age Group divisions. If you just want to TRI a triathlon, then enter the non-competitive Tri4Fun division where adults and children can go together.

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Stuff The Bus

August 1, 2020
August 1, 2020

Help us to Stuff the Bus and fill our Supplies 4 Success, free teacher store. Donations will help benefit student and teachers of the Citrus County School District. Participating locations: Winn Dixie: Inverness Main St., Inverness Highlands, Beverly Hills, Crystal River, and Homosassa; Walmart: Inverness, Lecanto, and Homosassa; Lowes: Inverness, Publix: Inverness

The following locations are currently collecting school supply donations:
• All Citrus County Libraries
• First Baptist Church of Inverness
• Keller Williams Realty in Inverness
• Breakfast Station #7 in Beverly Hills

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