Grant Recipients

FSEEF Board Awards First Round of 2014-15 Funding 9.24.14

At its regular monthly meeting, the FSEEF board of directors reviewed several grants.  We are excited to announce funding provided to Simpson County Schools. Franklin Elementary– purchase of technology to […]

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FSHS West Campus SNAP ED receives funding 8.28.14

The FSEEF board of directors held its first monthly meeting of the 2014-15 school year on Monday, August 25.  The board is pleased to award $750 to FSHS West Campus […]

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Lincoln Elementary Robotics Team=Success 1.15.13

STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) is best illustrated through the use of robotics at Lincoln Elementary School. Education in action! FSEEF provided $4,000 to assist LES in upgrading their robotics […]

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FSEEF Board Announces May Funding 5.29.13

The FSEEF board of directors is pleased to announce its funding for May, 2013. $500 to Community Education for its Summer Aquabots Camp $1,500 to Franklin Simpson Middle School in […]

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FSHS Students Benefit from READ 180 Program 5.29.13

FSHS Principal Tim Schlosser attended the FSEEF board meeting on May 28 to report on the success of the READ 180 program which addresses reading strategies and comprehension skills for […]

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FSMS Chorus Uses African Drums during Spring Concert 5.16.13

It makes us happy and excited to see programs/projects we funded still in existence after a few years.  The FSMS Chorus recently held their spring concert and while their voices […]

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Lincoln Elementary School Expands Robotics Program 2.12.13

FSEEF is pleased to announce an award of $4,700 to Lincoln Elementary School to expand and upgrade its robotics program. All students at Lincoln Elementary will have the opportunity to […]

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FSEEF Awards Funding to FSHS and Franklin Lions Club 7.17.12

At its final meeting of the 2011-12 school year, the FSEEF board of directors awarded funding to the Franklin Lion’s Club to assist with the purchase of a Pediavision camera. […]

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Simpson County Board of Education Receives Funds for Confucius Institute Project 6.23.11

The Simpson County Board of Education, in cooperation with the Confucius Institute at Western Kentucky University, will welcome three Chinese teachers for the 2011-12 school year. FSEEF has committed $8,400 […]

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Boys and Girls Club of Franklin-Simpson Receives Funding 6.23.11

In an effort to provide the latest technology to Boys and Girls Club members, COO Jef Goodnight submitted a proposal to the Franklin Simpson Educational Excellence Foundation to purchase iPad2’s […]

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FSEEF partners with U of L Alumni to provide funding for campus visit 4.20.11

FSHS has a new “College Coach” through the AmeriCorps program. The coach assists students with the selection, application, financial aid, scholarship and transition into college life. Erica LaMarche contacted FSEEF […]

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LES and F-S Boys and Girls Club Receive Funding for “Power Hour” 4.20.11

Leadership students at Lincoln Elementary are busy after school conducting “Power Hour” at the Boys and Girls Club. Power Hour offers basic skills assistance and homework help to early elementary […]

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Lincoln Elementary Teachers Receive Funding for Document Cameras 3.9.11

Shalee Mann and Caroline Bourne will be using document cameras to provide their Lincoln Elementary students with visuals to teach math, writing and visual arts. Congratulations to Mrs. Mann and […]

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Project Graduation Receives Funds for Technology 3.9.11

FSHS Project Graduation 2011 received funding for the purchase of technology items for F-S graduates at their “post graduation” celebration in June. FSEEF provided $1,500 to be used toward the […]

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F-S Lady Cats Softball Boosters Will Purchase Safety Equipment 3.9.11

Upon receipt of funding from FSEEF, the Franklin-Simpson Lady Cats Softball Boosters will purchase regulation batting helmets with their allocation. The batting helmets will provide the athletes with safe, appropriately […]

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Camp Habitat Receives Funding 3.9.11

Camp Habitat, a community youth service project Habitat for Humanity of Simpson County, received FSEEF funding for project supplies at this month’s meeting. This pilot program will promote volunteerism in […]

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New Beginnings Therapeutic Riding to provide classes for special needs students 1.25.11

FSEEF awarded funding New Beginnings Therapeutic Riding, Inc. to provide 8 weeks of therapeutic riding lessions and 6 visits during the school year for Simpson County students with emotional, behavioral, […]

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Junior Achievement of South Central KY receives funding for 4th and 5th grades 1.25.11

Congratulations to Junior Achievement of South Central Kentucky. Their proposal to provide JA classes to Simpson County students in 4th and 5th grade was fully funded by the Franklin Simpson […]

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