Previously Funded Grants

Here's a list of Classroom Enrichment Grants to KCSD educators and Youth Enrichment Grants to nonprofits serving the children of Kershaw County.

Spring 2020 Classroom Enrichment Grants

Amy Livingston Cuchna, North Central Middle School, South Carolina State House TourAmber Weaver, Blaney Elementary School, Rooted in Reading Mentor TextsRenata Inabinet, Midway Elementary School, New Teacher LibraryErica Yon, North Central High School, Life Skill Adventure FundingAshley Middleton, Lugoff-Elgin High School, Bus to BasketballStephanie Hinton, Lugoff Elementary School, Multisensory Program for Speech Therapy​; Gladys Thompson, Wateree Elementary School, Cardinals Coffee CartVickie Norton, Doby's Mill Elementary School, Second Graders Are ReadersBrenda Kirkland, Lugoff-Elgin Middle School, Build that Puzzle Cube/ShedTracy Malinchak, Leslie M. Stover Middle School, Story TimeKayla Shoemake, Lugoff-Elgin High School, Light SpectrumJenna Atkinson, Lugoff Elementary School, Math Mystery Mayhem; Laura Horton/Mona Raley, Camden High School, GP (Girl Power) Summit AchievementVeronica F.A. Jamison, Jackson Elementary School, From School to Home.

2019-2020 Nonprofit Youth Enrichment Grant Awards

Arts Center of Kershaw County - Once Upon a Mattress

Kershaw County Music Association - Annual Brevard Music Institute Scholarship

Mt. Moriah Outreach - Mid-school year book bag and school supply drive

2019 Fall Classroom Enrichment Grantees


BriAnna Alexander, Baron DeKalb Elementary School, Leveled Library; Stephanie Beckley, Camden Elementary School, Excellent Enrichment; Patricia Dixon, Jackson Elementary School, STEAMing for a Healthy Earth; Rhonda Eckenroth, Lugoff Elgin Middle School, Math Intervention; Dianne Farlett, Midway Elementary School, Early Literacy Storytime; Kathryn Faz, Camden High School, Art Cart; Lisa McClain, Doby's Mill Elementary School, Let's Learn to Play; 

Amy McSwain, Lugoff Elgin Middle School, Unified PE/Sports; Ashley Middleton, Lugoff Elgin High School, Sensory Through the Arts; Kailey Mitchell, Camden Elementary School, Building Literacy Centers; Susan Morris, Lugoff Elementary School, PE Mats; Dana Sims, Bethune Elementary School, Seeds to Greens; Kim Stokes, Leslie M. Stover Middle School, Tigers L.E.A.D. (Leadership Exploration and Development) by Doing Great Deeds; Renee Thompson, Camden Elementary School, Switch on Friendships; Melissa Tomascik, Blaney Elementary School, Recess Fun

2019 Spring Classroom Enrichment Grantees


Jennifer Atkinson, Lugoff Elementary School, Toy Story STEAM Mania; Officer Karen DeVors, Camden Elementary School, D.A.R.E Program; Meredith Floyd, Pine Tree Hill Elementary School, Hands-On Equations; Diana Kingsbury, Pine Tree Hill Elementary School, FOSS Science Kits; Sara Ponds, Lugoff-Elgin Middle School, Keyboards; 

Tonya Seay, Lugoff Elementary School, Readers Are Leaders 

2018-2019 Youth Enrichment Grantees 

Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County, Arts Outreach

Jackson Teen Center, Computer Lab

Kershaw County Music Association, Brevard Scholarship

Boys & Girls Club of Kershaw County, Fine Arts Show 

Kershaw County Robotics, Team 2018-2019 

2018 Fall Classroom Enrichment Grantees


Lawrence McCallum, Camden High School, Self-Contained Work Based Enterprise; Raymond Jennings, Lugoff-Elgin High School, Brewed Awakenings; Amanda Oliver, North Central High School, Microburst EMPLOYability; Jack Pierce, Continuous Learning Center, Therapeutic Art; (not pictured) Elaine Dorsey, Nikki Ingram, Chuck Baker, Lugoff-Elgin Middle School, Inclusive Education; Monica Barber, Blaney Elementary, Protractors

2018 Spring Classroom Enrichment Grantees


Susan Morris, Lugoff Elementary, Project Elementary Gymnastics; Kayla Shoemake, Lugoff Elgin High School; Project STEM Enrichment Through Games; Alison Lopez, Camden Middle School, Project TI-30 Calculators; Isaac Pitts, Camden Middle School, Project Soundtrack: World Tour; Ashely Middleton, Camden Middle School, Project The Hidden Curriculum…Social Skills; 

Carla Cothern, Camden High School, Project Biology Hands-on; Amanda Hicks, Lugoff Elementary, Project Building Independent Readers to be Leaders, Chuck Baker, Lugoff Elgin Middle School, Project Understanding My World

2017 Fall Classroom Enrichment Grantees


Hope Robinson, Lugoff Elementary, Literacy Learning Luggage; Marti Wallace, Camden High School, Ceramics Class; 

Judi Mills, Doby's Mill Elementary; Grocery Store Reading; Mary Catoe, Doby's Mill Elementary, Once Upon a Time; 

Donna Watts, Blaney Elementary, Let's Boogie