Magnet Foundation News: Winter 2016

MCPS 2016-17 Budget:
2015 Magnet Foundation Finances:
  • In 2015, the Foundation received $18,745.24 in donations from alumni, families, and friends of the Blair Magnet.  Thank you for your generosity!
  • The Foundation paid out $20,005.21 in grants:
    • Ocean Science Bowl ($450.00)
    • FormOne 3D Printer ($798.59)
    • LabQuest Devices and Software ($4,169.31)
    • MagPi Bowling ($380.00)
    • Robotics Team building rental fees ($2,000.00)
    • BioEYES Zebrafish ($320.00)
    • Algorithms Books ($403.11)
    • Middle School Math Competition ($487.36)
    • ARML Registration Fee ($2,000.00)
    • PTSA After Prom ($500.00)
    • Belt/Disc Sander and Band Saw ($2,287.34)
    • ACSL All-Star Competition travel ($2,219.78)
    • Magnet Picnic/Reunion ($495.00)
    • Mu Alpha Theta National Convention ($624.20)
    • NCSSS Professional Conference ($1,313.02)
    • VoiceBase transcription service ($142.50)
    • Minitab software ($960.00)
    • Science Olympiad ($455.00)

Magnet Foundation Board of Directors:
  • Zeki Mokhtarzada '96 has joined the Board of Directors
  • The Board approved two new grants:
    • $850 for video recording equipment
    • $380 for Science Olympiad resources