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The 11th Annual Little Big Town Family Fun Run took place on May 4! 
Gavin Montgomery was the overall finisher and Callie Dunkerson was the overall Female finisher.  Congratulations!
Follow us on Facebook @VanAlstyneEducationFoundation to view the full photo album!
Thank you to all of our 2019 Little Big Town Sponsors!
The annual Top 10% Dinner was held last night, May 24 at VAHS.  This event honors the top 10% of the graduating class.  The students each invite a teacher who has had an impact on them during their time at VAISD.  It was a special night for all involved.
Join us at the 11th Annual Little Big Town 5k and Family Fun Run on May 4 in downtown Van Alstyne!
The 2019 Denim and Diamonds Gala was a success!  Several updates including a new venue, a plated dinner, a new game, and the continued use of our online mobile bidding made the event a hit! 
THANK YOU to all of the 2019 sponsors!




Bob and Lola Sanford





Benton Luttrell Real Estate/ Benton Luttrell Insurance Company




Abernathy, Roeder, Boyd, and Hullett

Sam and Cathy Atkins

Baylor Scott and White Primary Care– Van Alstyne

Braddock Enterprises

Cornell and Stracener, CPAs

Fierce Motions In Dance


Griffin, Brantley, and Thomas

Independent Bank

Innovative Hardscape Services

Kinetic Solutions

LaCore Logistics

Landmark Bank

Root Engineering

Texas Health Benefits

Texas Star Bank

Utter Wealth Management Group of Wells Fargo Advisors




Best Pawn Superstore

CaringBridge Home Health

Chris Drake

First United Bank

Grayson College


Lurin Capital

McCullough and Pierson

Cliff and Mandy Montgomery

NonCents Ranch

RE/MAX Prestige, Sue Riley

Risland Homes

Simply Texas Real Estate

Scoggins Funeral Home

Southwest Auction

Stonehollow Homes


Friend of the Foundation


Redden Concrete

Utter Family of Dealerships

David and Linda Wood



The BRAND NEW Denim and Diamonds Gala webpage is LIVE!  Visit for information on sponsorships, tickets, and the auction!
Join us at Forrest Moore Park on Saturday, November 18 to enjoy pancakes and support the Reagan and Grant Small Endowed Memorial Scholarships!
VAEF now has a Twitter! Follow us at @VA_EdFoundation or click below!
The Teacher Grant Application for 2017 is now available!  Applications are due by Friday, September 8, 2017.
At the end of each school year, VAEF hosts a Top 10% Banquet.  At this dinner, students in the top 10% of the graduating class are invited, along with their families.  The students are also asked to invite a teacher in the VAISD school system who has impacted their education.  It is a special night!  Congratulations to the Class of 2017 Top 10%!
The Class of 2017 Top 10% consists of: Cage Sawyers, Alex Jackson, Blake Broussard, Andrew Knapp, Tyler DeLuna, Ashton Sockwell, Mike McCullough, Matthew Bramer, Carter Morgan, and McKenna Apodaca.
At the Senior Scholarship Ceremony this year, VAEF awarded $40,000 in scholarships to VAHS students!  Congratulations and good luck to all of the VAHS Class of 2017!
The Little Big Town 5k and Family Fun Run was this past Saturday!  About 250 runners came out to run, walk, or jog the 5k course!  Over $11,000 was raised to go towards Senior Scholarships and Teacher Grants!  Thank you to all who participated!
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