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Jerde, Sevigny Awarded Sand Grants

News Release        

For Immediate Release

November 3, 2021

Jerde, Sevigny Awarded Sand Grants

GRAND FORKS, N.D. – Two Grand Forks Public Schools teachers have been awarded competitive grants from the Russel & Helen Sand Public High School Education Fund.

Shari Jerde, family and consumer sciences and business education teacher at Community High School, and Stephanie Sevigny, family and consumer sciences teacher at South Middle School, received grants for equipment purchases to support their classrooms/labs at their respective schools.

The Russell & Helen Sand Public High School Education Fund was created at the FM Area Foundation by Helen Sand to support public high schools located in North Dakota for the benefit of home economics and trade and industrial cooperative education departments. The fund was established in 2013.