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The Classroom Fund is a project of the El Paso Community Foundation created to support El Paso and Las Cruces Area teachers. The Classroom Fund will provide requested classroom materials directly to teachers.
Jennifer CoonLoma Heights Elementary
When Jennifer Coon learned that her 2nd grader's outdoor garden would soon become a parking lot, she came up with a plan to move the garden into the classrooms of Loma Heights Elementary. Jennifer received a grant from the El Paso Community Foundation's Classroom Fund for the potting soil and Grow Lab Kits needed to keep her students learning and loving the art of gardening.