Last year, The PTO actively works to raise funds throughout the school year.
Boosterthon, October raised over $37,000
Halloween Dance, October raised over $1,000
Spirit Nights throughout the year raised $715
Box top collection raised over $1600
Original Works art raised over $1300
Grocery store cards raised over $2400
Amazon Smile raised $48 (this is a new program - see below for how you can help JBE TODAY!)
Schoolkidz kits raised $155
PTO parent donations and sponsors raised approximately $11,000
Amazon Smile is the easiest way ever to help JBE. Go to https://smile.amazon.com for directions on how to link your account. Every time you make a purchase on Amazon, the Amazon Smile Foundation will donate 0.5% of your purchase to JBE. It’s THAT easy.
CURRENT SCHOOL YEAR: FINANCIALS FOR FISCAL YEAR 7/1/2017-6/30/2018
Beginning Balance = $33,416.19 (Approx $26k earmarked for Greenhouse/Green Team)
PTO Budget total = $45,000 (Budget breakdown below)
Accounts within the PTO treasury: Green team, Greenhouse fund, Uniforms
Fundraising efforts this school year have resulted in $49,581 in money raised for the PTO!
Location: James B Edwards Elementary 855 Von Kolnitz Rd Mt Pleasant, SC 29464 (843) 849-2805
Who Was James B Edwards?
James Burrows Edwards (June 24, 1927 – December 26, 2014) was a politician and administrator from South Carolina who served in the U.S. Navy. He was the Governor of South Carolina from 1975 to 1979. He later served as the U. S. Secretary of Energy under President Ronald Reagan. Governor Edwards died in 2014 at the age of 87.(Source: Wikipedia)