May 25, 2018

Alyeska Snow Classic Winner 2018

Congratulations to the 2018 Alyeska Snow Classic winner Christi Davidson! Her guess of 2.76 feet was the only correct guess. Her split the pot winnings will be $1600. Thank you all who supported us by purchasing tickets! The Alyeska Snow Classic is a split the pot fundraiser Four Valleys Community School. Proceeds are used to fund our scholarship programs, support our active and learning opportunities, and sponsor community events. We love Girdwood, Bird, Indian and Portage and cannot wait to create even more programs for our community!

Four Valleys Community School Board of Directors Seat

If you believe in strengthening community and life-long learning, Four Valley Community School is looking for a few talented and conscientious volunteer board members to lead and further our mission of providing community education to the residents of Girdwood, Bird, Indian and Portage. If you can contribute your time, thoughtfulness, and leadership one evening a month  and are interested in exploring this opportunity, e-mail Catherine at cmcdermott@fourvalleys.org.

Please come to our next Board meeting on Thursday May 3rd so that you can meet the FVCS Board, see how our meetings are run and ask questions. This is our last meeting until September. Please join us from 7-9p at the Girdwood K-8 School this Thursday May 3rd!

Jacob Charnon Recieves 2018 Senior Service Scholarship

Congratulations to Jacob Charnon, this year’s recipient of a $1000 Senior Service Scholarship from a partnership between Four Valleys Community School and Girdwood Turnagain Arm Lions Club.  Jacob received this scholarship in recognition of his outstanding service to our community, academic achievements, and leadership skills. Jacob has a history of local community service including volunteering for community cleanups, food drives, and the FVCS sports swap. Although an avid skier, Jacob will be leaving the mountains for the University of California Davis where he plans to study engineering.  Go Aggies!

Each spring, Four Valleys Community School and the Girdwood Turnagain Arm Lions Club partner to offer two $1000 community service-centered scholarships to graduating seniors living in Bird, Indian, Portage and Girdwood.

For those looking to expand their community service experience in preparation of applying for this scholarship in future years, please contact FVCS, the Turnagain Arm Lions Club, or any of the many worthy community non-profit organizations in the four valleys area for service opportunities.

 

Alyeska Snow Classic Measurement

It’s official!  Last year’s measurement was 3.63, and this year is lower than we would have guessed at 2.76! Good luck to all of you who made guesses. We will be contacting the “winners” of this split the pot fundraiser before mid-May. Thank you for supporting Four Valleys Community School via the Alyeska Snow Classic!