Fiesta Bowl Charities is thrilled to be donating a minimum of $500,000 to Arizona educators, K-12 public and charter, this 2017-18 season! By random selection, 100 teachers will receive $5,000 to make their classroom wish come true. Wish granting will begin on November 7.

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2017 Wishes for Teachers Wish Recipients

Drawing Date: 12/04/2017

Margaret Johnson

Grade: 6th - 8th | School: Pine Strawberry Elementary | Location: Pine

Margaret’s wish is to have the resources to expand the gardening and outdoor education program for her middle school students.

Laura Derito

Grade: 1st | School: Sunnyslope | Location: Phoenix

Laura’s wish is to purchase a set of Google Chromebooks for her second language students to maximize their English language learning and efficiently do assignments and assessments.

Marlene Mettes

Grade: 3rd | School: Valley Academy | Location: Phoenix

Marlene’s wish is to purchase four ceiling mounted projectors to replace outdated document cameras in the third grade classrooms.

Rachel Dubien

Grade: 4th | School: Cottonwood Elementary | Location: 4th

Rachel’s wish is to purchase the needed hands on science materials for her 4th grade students and the after school science club to engage students.

Elizabeth Schimke

Grade: 11th | School: Pantano High School | Location: Tuscon

Elizabeth’s wish is for a locking computer cart, a set of Chromebooks and new reading material for her high school students.

Drawing Date: 12/01/2017

Megan Gehring

Grade: 2nd | School: Sturgeon Cromer Elementary | Location: Flagstaff

Megan’s wish is to obtain more STREAM resources and also have flexible seating options throughout the entire school.

Joseph Bisaccia

Grade: 8th | School: Cooley Middle School | Location: Gilbert

Joseph’s wish is to purchase a new classroom bundle and additional robotics equipment.

Vernon Gamble

Grade: 11th and 12th and Adult Mesa | School: EVIT | Location: Mesa

Vernon’s wish is educational programs.

Louise Campina

Grade: 9th - 12th | School: Desert Hills High School | Location: Gilbert

Louise’s wish is to purchase a laptop station cart for her special needs students to complete assignments.

Elizabeth Franco

Grade: 11th and 12th | School: East Valley Institute of Technology | Location: Mesa

Elizabeth’s wish is for a classroom set of Ipads for her criminal justice students to research case studeies, film mock crime scenes, reading eText and posting to CANVAS.

Chris Kasten

Grade: 7th | School: South Valley Junior High | Location: Gilbert

Chris’s wish is to purchase earthquake shake tables for the science classroom to allow students to design structures and test their ingenuity.

Hsiufen Chien

Grade: 8th-11th | School: ASU Prepatroy Academy | Location: Phoenix

Hsiufen’s wish is to introduce annual cultural activities for the Chinese classes. Food, dance and art of the Chinese culture would help engange students in Chinese class.

Marjorie Beno

Grade: 8th | School: Pinion Middle School | Location: Pinion

Marjorie’s wish is for all her 8th grade science students to have their own laptops to conduct research reports.

Jordan Stanford

Grade: K-6th | School: New River Elementary | Location: New River

Jordan’s wish is for the music classes. The wish will provide 35 new ukuleles, a new sound system for the multipurpose room and a trip for the music students to visit the Musical Instrument Museum (MIM) in North Phoenix.

Marcella Cochran

Grade: 5ht | School: Chaparral Elementary | Location: Gilbert

Marcella’s classroom wish is for a classroom makeover for the gifted students classroom. This would include stability balls, balance boards, wiggle seats, saucer chairs, resistance bands, adjustable desk and stress balls.

Kimberley Hoffman

Grade: 9th-12th | School: Estrella Foothills High School | Location: Goodyear

Kimberley’s wish is for new graphing calculators for the school and 120 set of mousetrap race cars for the trigonometry students.

Kristen Cooks

Grade: 1st | School: Centennial Elementary | Location: Tucson

Kristen’s wish is for new tablets for the first grade classroom.

Lauren Hunziker

Grade: 4th and 5th | School: Basis Scottsdale | Location: Scottsdale

Lauren’s wish is to build a multipurpose sports field for outdoor activities and more sporting events.

April Nguyen

Grade: 11th and 12th | School: Perry High School | Location: Gilbert

April’s wish is to purchase all new CPR Basic Life Support mannequins, a new clinical simulation mannequin and a new Hoyer Lift for the Certified Nursing Assistant class.

Daniel Singleton

Grade: 9th-12th | School: Mountain Ridge High School | Location: Glendale

Daniel’s wish is for robotics equipment for the classroom.

Mark Sablan

Grade: 6th | School: Western Sky Middle School | Location: Goodyear

Mark’s wish is to have hands-on lab materials for projects that focus on real-life application in science fields.

Drawing Date: 11/29/2017

Charles Atkins

Grade: 7th - 12th | School: Sedona Red Rock Junior and Senior High School | Location: Sedona

Charles’ wish is for digital media production equipment for the students to produce high quality projects.

Peg Newendyke

Grade: 7th - 8th | School: Santan Junior High | Location: Chandler

Peg’s wish is to purchase two 3D printers in an effort to transform the media center into an interactive space for students to problem solve, collaborate and create real-world authentic material.

Larry Cox

Grade: 7th | School: Foothills | Location: Glendale

Larry’s wish is to have a set of electronic devices for his students to access curriculum material and information to become globally responsible citizens.

Barry Halterman

Grade: 7th - 8th | School: Heritage Academy, Laveen Campus | Location: Laveen

Barry’s wish is to purchase new bats, baseballs, bownets and hitting tees for the school’s baseball team.

Jose Garcia Salcido

Grade: 10th - 12th | School: Amphitheater High School | Location: Tuscon

Jose’s classroom wish is to provide the students with hands-on activities and more engaging activities for physics. This includes access to hand-boilers, a thermal imaging camera, a liquid nitrogen container, magnetic field demonstrators, lasers, a telescope with a solar filter and more!

Stephanie Arturet

Grade: 3rd | School: Santa Cruz Elementary | Location: Maricopa

Stephanie’s wish is for a classroom makeover complete with a Smartboard and flexible seating options for students

Drawing Date: 11/28/2017

Spencer Brown

Grade: 7th | School: Kino Junior High | Location: Mesa

Spencer’s wish is to sponsor a class trip to Washington DC for students to participate in activities that help them understand their role as citizens.

Damon Pieri

Grade: 9th - 12th | School: Sunnyslope High School | Location: Phoenix

Damon’s wish is to purchase necessary equipment for his PE classes and new items for the weight room.

Caitlin Ellison

Grade: K-5th | School: Mary V. Riley Seven Mile Elementary | Location: Whitewater

Caitlin’s wish is to build a classroom library with all new sets of books for novel studies.

Brian McWilliam

Grade: 3rd - 5th | School: Sahuarita Intermediate School | Location: Sahuarita

Brian’s wish to purchase necessary supplies for a new classroom he has recently moved into.

Jamy Myrmel

Grade: 5th | School: Humboldt Elementary | Location: Humboldt

Catrina Brown

Grade: 8th | School: Eloy Jr. High School | Location: Eloy

Catrina’s wish is for three flight simulators that will help her students train for real flying and also enough RC planes that students can use RC flying.

Kelly Aliperti

Grade: 3rd | School: Presidio | Location: Tuscon

Tisha Marple

Grade: 2nd | School: Encanto Elementary | Location: Phoenix

Tisha’s wish is to be able to take 155 second grade students to Butterly Wonderland to expand upon classroom instruction.

Tami Foley

Grade: 1st | School: Campo Bello Elementary | Location: Phoenix

Tami’s wish is to implement the “Kids at Hope” program into the school. Kids at Hope helps build hope for all students focusing on home and family, education and career, community and service, hobbies and recreation.

Lirio Patton

Grade: 4th | School: Emerson Elementary | Location: Mesa

Lirio’s wish is to purchase classroom laptops and to build a garden for his 4th grade students to tend to and help beautify a public space.

Drawing Date: 11/27/2017

Kaitlyn Williams

Grade: 4th | School: Palomino Intermediate School | Location: Phoenix

Kaitlyn’s wish is to provide a more comfortable learning environment with unique seating arrangements and lighting that helps accommodate to students needs.

Aleshia Wiley

Grade: 3rd | School: Desert Oasis Elementary | Location: Surprise

Aleshia’s wish is for a Smart Board for her third grade classroom.

Donna Raketich

Grade: K - 5th | School: Rover | Location: Tempe

Donna’s wish is to have teacher and student access to Chromebooks for keyboard proficiency along with state and district learning.

Joy Kannapel

Grade: K - 5th | School: Palm Valley Elementary | Location: Goodyear

Joy’s wish is to upgrade the school’s computer lab so the students  have the best technology for coding and word processing.

Maria Abrams

Grade: 9th - 12th | School: Camelback High School | Location: Phoenix

Maria’s wish is to purchase a laser cutter and supplies to implement a cross-curriculum project based learning program for high school students.

J. Sebastian Pagani

Grade: 6th - 12th | School: Veritas Preparatory Academy | Location: Phoenix

Sebastian’s wish is to gain access to props, pairings, manuscripts, replica objects and a laser printer to give ancient language students a better understanding of historical cultures in his class.

Lindsay Davis

Grade: 4th | School: R.E. Simpson Middle School | Location: Phoenix

Lindsay’s wish is to purchase high quality photo equipment, computers and iPads for the yearbooks club.

Christopher Biles

Grade: 9th - 12th | School: LA Joya Community High School | Location: Avondale

Chris’s wish is to purchase a marley dance floor for the school’s dance department.

Sandy Uterhardt

Grade: 5th | School: Imagine Cortez Park | Location: Phoenix

Sandy’s wish is for new technology for the classroom. New computers would help the students so much.

Carolyn Weber

Grade: 4th - 5th | School: Vista Peak | Location: Phoenix

Carolyn’s wish is for each of her students to have their own laptops or iPad to easily be interactive with their classes.

Drawing Date: 11/23/2017

Clarissa Bent

Grade: 7th - 8th Special Education | School: Gilbert Classical Academy | Location: Gilbert

Clarissa’s wish is to implement a cooking program for her special needs students and take them on community field trips to teach them life skills.

Nikki Foster

Grade: 9 - 12th | School: Leading Edge Academy | Location: Gilbert

Nikki’s wish is to incorporate technology into her classroom for greater access to historical sites, documents and novels.

Susan Lindberg

Grade: 9th - 12th | School: Saguaro High School | Location: Scottsdale Unifies School District

Susan’s wish is to purchase a series of supplies for her Engineering, Robotics and Biotechnology students including a printer and mug/hat press.

Cloe Beazer

Grade: 10th | School: American Leadership Academy | Location: Queen Creek

Chloe’s wish is to purchase a classroom set of graphing calculators so students are better prepared for upper level math courses.

Nicole Van Iwaarden

Grade: 7th | School: Cholla Middle School | Location: Phoenix

Nicole’s wish is to purchase a classroom set of Chromebooks to improve her math lessons through technology.

Shawn Copeland

Grade: 9th -12th | School: Raymond S. Kellis High School | Location: Glendale

Shawn’s wish is to improve the overall look and feel of the school weight room

Emma Crotty

Grade: 3rd | School: Falcon Hill Elementary | Location: Mesa

Emma’s wish is for each of her students to have their own computer for project based learning and inquiry learning and research done on computers.

Lydia McBride

Grade: 3rd | School: Maurice C. Cash | Location: Phoenix

Lydia’s wish is to provide each student with a book bag and more engaging reading text to enrich their literacy skills.

Barbara Burt

Grade: 11th - 12th | School: Cactus Shadows High School | Location: Scottsdale

Barbara’s wish is for a new refrigerator and freezer for the culinary arts classes

Drawing Date: 11/21/2017

Jessica Bednar

Grade: 3rd | School: Imagine Rosefield Charter | Location: Surprise

Jessica’s wish is for each one of her students to have their own Chromebook to allow them more access to STEM activities.

Angela Lechter

Grade: Kindergarten | School: Whispering Wind Academy | Location: Phoenix

Angela’s wish is to have alternative seating for her kindergarten students to make them comfortable and properly fit their needs.

Baylee Jensen

Grade: 5th | School: Palomino Intermediate School | Location: Phoenix

Baylee’s wish is to purchase new reading material for her fifth grade students along with supplies to integrate art into the classroom and to implement a recycling program.

Adriana Diaz

Grade: 3rd | School: Cordova Elementary School | Location: Phoenix

Adriana’s wish is to fully furnish her third grade classroom and to include flexible seating options so students remain focused on tasks.

Racheal Sampson

Grade: 9th - 11th | School: Barry Goldwater High School | Location: Phoenix

Racheal’s wish is for her students to be able to go on field trips to expose them to real-wold settings and to start an integration program for students with disabilities.

Monika Shook

Grade: Preschool | School: Buckeye Elementary Preschool | Location: Buckeye

Monica’s wish is to have a library accessible for her preschool students to begin learning to read.

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Amy Doll

Grade: 9th - 12th | School: American Leadership Academy | Location: Queen Creek

Amy’s wish is to have the necessary computer lab, smart boards and Chromebooks for her special education program to help with writing and typing papers.

Matison Jensen

Grade: 8th | School: Taylor Junior High School | Location: Mesa

Matison’s wish is to purchase 50 Texas Instruments Graphing Calculators for her Pre-Algebra students.

Sheri Zastrow

Grade: 1st | School: Kyrene Monte Vista | Location: Phoenix

Sheri’s wish is to be able to take her class on a series of field trips to multiple locations.

Luci Eblin

Grade: 1st | School: Liberty Elementary School | Location: Buckeye

Luci’s wish is to provide Chromebooks to the K-3 grade students.

Courtney Green

Grade: 9th-12th | School: Westview High School | Location: Avondale

Courtney’s wish is to take her lifeskills students on more fieldtrips to help them find job opportunities and to purchase classroom computers.

Drawing Date: 11/17/2017

Darlene Moser

Grade: 2nd | School: Crimson Elementary | Location: Mesa

Darlene’s wish is to provide one-to-one laptops in her classroom for enrichment and remediation purposes.

Marissa Morningstar

Grade: Special education K-4th | School: Sundance Elementary School | Location: Buckeye

Marissa’s wish is to install new stage lighting and lighting trusses for the drama club that puts on an annual musical inclusive of over 60 students.

Victoria Samudio-Rodriguez

Grade: 5th | School: Mitchell Elementary | Location: Phoenix

Victoria’s wish would be to buy brand new in-style uniforms for her students, complete with one of each color shirt and one of each color bottom, plus shoes and a hygiene care kit.

Dandra Marcias-Millan

Grade: 6th-8th | School: Kyrene Del Pueblo Middle School | Location: Chandler

Sandra’s wish is to increase the Culinary Arts budget for food and supplies that will enhance students knowledge in the culinary field.

Michael Grandinet

Grade: 10th | School: Independence High School | Location: Glendale

Michael’s wish is to purchase a set of Chromebooks to begin using Google Classroom and push curriculum content to a new level.

Tricia Cutler

Grade: K-8th | School: Marionneaux Elementary | Location: Buckeye

Tricia;s wish is to purchase iPads for her art students to be able to combine art education with technology to enhance the artistic experience.

Clara Amaro

Grade: 7th-8th | School: Desert Foothills Middle School | Location: Phoenix

Clara’s wish is to have access to her own set of Chromebooks and computers for herself and her resource students.

Ronald Summerhill

Grade: Preschool - 12th | School: Vista Peak | Location: Phoenix

Ronald’s wish is for new iPads.

Tamara Rosati

Grade: 2nd - 3rd | School: Marshall Ranch | Location: Glendale

Tamara’s wish is for sensory friendly equipment for autistic students in the classroom. With new desks and alternative lighting, the students will be able to focus on their studies and be successful in the classroom.

Erika Lopez

Grade: 2nd | School: John F Kennedy Elementary | Location: Phoenix

Erika’s wish is to utilize flexible seating options including balance balls, standing desks, wiggle chairs and more.

Shellie Fayen

Grade: 4th | School: Tomahawk Elementary School | Location: Phoenix

Shellie’s wish is to expose her students to fine arts through theater productions and ballet.

Jessica Stilwell

Grade: 5th | School: Mesquite | Location: Casa Grande

Jessica’s wish is for new Chromebooks for the classroom.

Drawing Date: 11/16/2017

Mindy Przeor

Grade: K - 6th | School: Zaharis | Location: Mesa

Mindy’s wish is for new tumbling mats and pull-up bars to enhance the fitness of her PE students.

Ray Portela

Grade: 9th - 12th | School: Sunnyslope High School | Location: Phoenix

Ray’s wish is to create a new weight room with proper equipment for PE classes.

Angela Falleur

Grade: 2nd | School: Thew Elementary School | Location: Tempe

Angela’s wish is for iPads for the second grade classroom.

Maria Henry

Grade: Special Education K - 5th | School: Spitalny | Location: Avondale

Maria’s wish is to revamp their playground and purchase a Recess Comprehensive Package to reduce playground referrals and to help students learn the importance of teamwork.

Tyson Kartler

Grade: 9th -12th | School: Paradise Valley High School | Location: Phoenix

Tyson’s wish is for a Robotics workspace makeover with new floors, to add a practice field and to purchase new cordless tools.

Debra Abramson

Grade: K - 8th | School: Norterra Canyon School | Location: Phoenix

Debra’s wish is to implement a dance program to be taught in all primary classes during physical education courses.

Chelsea Buss

Grade: 7th - 12th | School: American Leadership Academy Gilbert North Campus | Location: Gilbert

Chelsea’s wish is to purchase the necessary costumes and materials needed for her students to perform choreographed dance routines utilized for self expression.

Jeff Lyons

Grade: 6th | School: Sierra Verde Stem Academy | Location: Glendale

Jeff’s wish is to inspire the students to dream big by starting an after-achool drone club with all the necessary equipment!

Tammy Fish

Grade: 5th | School: Campo Bello Elementary School | Location: Phoenix

Tammy’s wish is to support the implementation of PBIS and purchase school wide incentives for students to make good choices and support their social, emotional and academic growth.

Heather Glass

Grade: Kindergarten | School: Houston Elementary | Location: Gilbert

Heather’s wish is to purchase six iPad minis for her students to reinforce math and reading skills via technology applications.

Suzanna Case

Grade: 5th | School: Sunburst Elementary | Location: Glendale

Suzanna’s wish is to purchase Chromebooks for her classroom to create research opportunities and differentiated education programs.

Natalie Short

Grade: 1st | School: Adams Elementary | Location: Mesa

Natalie’s wish is to help beautify the appearance of the school and to purchase new furniture for her first grade classroom.


Jaron Rheinlander

Grade: 6th | School: Gilbert Arts Academy | Location: Gilbery

Jaron’s wish is to purchase classroom technology and revamp his room to make it a more comfortable and friendly learning environment.

Drawing Date: 11/15/2017

Chris Hazeltine

Grade: 8th | School: Sonoran Trails Middle School | Location: Phoenix

Chris’ wish is for new reliable laptops for the classroom!

Kayla Sereno

Grade: Kindergarten | School: Coyote Ridge Elementary | Location: Glendale

Kayla’s wish is to purchase tablets for each student in her class to enhance their reading and math curriculum.

Peggy Pitts

Grade: 5th | School: Tumbleweed | Location: Phoenix

Peggy’s wish is for the professional development room to have a SMART TV and a station of Chromebooks.

Marisol Alber

Grade: 1st | School: Las Sendas | Location: Mesa

Marisol’s wish is for magnetic wordbuilders and for a new set of tablets.

Mike Peterson

Grade: 9th -12th | School: Red Mountain High School | Location: Mesa

Mike’s wish is to update and makeover the football team’s locker room.

Drawing Date: 11/14/2017

Jeffrey Shedroff

Grade: 7th-8th | School: Cholla Middle School | Location: Phoenix

Jeffrey’s wish is for 20 new tables and chairs for the students in the special needs classroom.

Lydia MacKay

Grade: Preschool - 5th | School: Kivia Elementary | Location: Scottsdale

Lydia’s wish is for basic level iPads for her preschoolers to establish language and social/emotional skills.

Jolene Gallup

Grade: K - 6th | School: San Marcos Elementary | Location: Chandler

Jolene’s wish is to update the tables and chairs in the school library.

Yolanda Wheelington

Grade: 1st - 3rd | School: Shaw Montessori | Location: Phoenix

Yolanda’s wish is for an educational trip for the students to visit the Desert Outdoor Center at Lake Pleasant in Peoria, Arizona.

Shannon Post

Grade: All | School: Presidio School | Location: Tuscon

Shannon’s wish is to purchase 14 Chromebooks to extend learning to extend learning and engagement beyond the school walls.

Priscilla Wong

Grade: 1st | School: Bologna Elementary | Location: Chandler

Priscilla’s wish is for new iPads for the classroom to improve small-group reading and math lessons, to research topics for study during science and social studies and to document and share their learning with family members and the school community.

Julie Zemojtel

Grade: 9th - 12th | School: Lake Havasu High | Location: Lake Havasu City

Julie’s wish is for a new set of Chromebooks for the classroom.

Megan Janke

Grade: 1st | School: Imagine Coolidge Elementary | Location: Coolidge

Megan’s classroom wish is for a new set of tablets for her students!

Drawing Date: 11/13/2017

Amy Gauthier

Grade: 4th | School: Amy Houston Academy | Location: Phoenix

Amy’s wish is for new and updated technology for the classroom.

Barbara Cajowski

Grade: 3rd | School: Peralta Trail | Location: Gold Canyon

Barbara’s wish is for a school laminator and supplies to go with it!

Jennifer Hagen

Grade: 4th | School: Pioneer Elementary | Location: Gilbert

Jennifer’s wish is for 10 new Chromebooks for the classroom along with flexible seating options for the students including yoga balls, stools and floor pillows.

Margaret Precup

Grade: Special Education - Early Childhood Education | School: Jordan Center for Early Education | Location: Chandler

Margaret’s wish is to create a outdoor classroom where students can learn about nature and develop their skills in a nature-rich environment.

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Drawing Date: 11/10/2017

Karen Thomas

Grade: 4th | School: Bernard Black Elementary | Location: Phoenix

Karen’s wish is for a classroom makeover.

Sarah Broderick

Grade: 4th | School: Lincoln Elementary | Location: Prescott

Sarah’s wish is for a complete classroom makeover complete with new organization materials, new books and more!

Christina MacDonald

Grade: 3rd - 5th Special Education | School: John M. Andersen Elementary | Location: Chandler

Christina’s wish is to purchase tablets for her special needs students.

Deb Wakefield

Grade: 1st | School: Rover Elementary School | Location: Tempe

Deb’s wish is for new technology for the classroom including iPads, headphones and a smart board.

Sarah Rojo

Grade: Middle School | School: Sunland Elementary | Location: Phoenix

Sarah’s wish is to offer a summer STEM camp for students to attend.

Drawing Date: 11/09/2017

Mayra Marquez-Mendez

Grade: 2nd | School: Arizona Charter Academy | Location: Surprise

Mayra’s classroom wish is for new Chromebooks for the classroom.

Lauren Miles

Grade: 4th | School: Tavan Elementary | Location: Phoenix

Lauren’s wish is to provide the students with flexible seating options in the classroom.

Susan Gefroh

Grade: 1st | School: Kenilworth | Location: Phoenix

Susan’s wish is for a quiet reading corner for the classroom complete with comfortable chairs and new books.

Vicki Robinson

Grade: 6th | School: Imagine Prep Surprise | Location: Surprise

Vicki’s wish is for Chromebooks in order for her students to easily utilize google classroom and take online assessments.

Joe Ryan

Grade: 8th-9th | School: Western School of Science and Technology | Location: Phoenix

Joe’s wish is for his class to finish the outdoor classroom and start a t-shirt printing business to practice STEM programming, construction and entrepreneurship.

Drawing Date: 11/08/2017

Marissa Inzunza

Grade: 4th | School: Ashland Ranch Elementary | Location: Gilbert

Marissa’s classroom wish is for a classroom makeover.

Maureen Love

Grade: | School: The Learning Center Developmental Preschool | Location: Scottsdale

Maureen’s wish is for sets of quality children’s books to support themed curriculum.

Becky Schout

Grade: K - 6th Physical Education | School: Arizona Desert Elementary | Location: Tolleson

Becky’s wish is to purchase a variety of fitness and sport equipment for the PE classes to instill a love for exercise in the students.

Kimberly Foulger

Grade: 11th-12th | School: East Valley Institute of Technology | Location: Mesa

Kimberly’s wish is to purchase a quantity of fabrics for their annual fashion and interior design show.

Mary Beth Gray

Grade: K - 3rd | School: Gray Wilson Elementary | Location: Oro Valley

Mary Beth’s wish is to purchase tablets for her resource classroom in order to provide interactive lessons.

Drawing Date: 11/07/2017

Jennifer Malloy

Grade: 5th | School: Macarthur Elementary School | Location: Mesa

Jennifer’s wish is to upgrade her classroom theme and purchase necessary supplies such as white boards, chair compartments, art materials and new computers.

Melissa Matias

Grade: 2nd | School: Huachuca Mountain Elementary | Location: Sierra Vista

Melissa’s wish is to revamp her classroom into a technology friendly environment and more comfortable and innovative space.

Trent McDowell

Grade: 8th - 12th | School: Basis Flagstaff | Location: Flagstaff

Trent’s wish is for biology lab equipment necessary for inquiry-based learning.

Connie Sandoval

Grade: 8th | School: Highland Lakes | Location: Glendale

Connie’s wish is for new computers for the mathematics classroom.

Kathleen Burton

Grade: 4th | School: Thompson Ranch Elementary | Location: El Mirage

Kathleen’s wish is for the FOSS kits for the science program that further the student’s understanding of electricity and magnetism.

Faith Meyer

Grade: 2nd | School: Roosevelt | Location: Mesa

Faith’s wish is to integrate Legos into the classroom and afterschool to engage the students in problem solving.

Christi Owens

Grade: K-9th | School: Basis Goodyear | Location: Goodyear

Christi’s wish is for iPads, a 3D printer and makerspace supplies for the engineering class.

Londa Gilmore

Grade: K - 5th | School: Fowler Elementary School | Location: Phoenix

Londa’s wish is to purchase leveled readers so that each student will be able to read independently.