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The GCPS Foundation is a non-profit 501c3 charitable organization dedicated to providing resources to enrich and extend academic initiatives of Gwinnett County Public Schools.  

March 2013

This Issue February 2013
Spring Fundraiser
Greater Gwinnett Championship
2013 Hall of Fame Induction

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Local School Foundation News   


Save the Date! 

Gwinnett Hall of Fame Saturday, May 4, at Coolray Field.

Greater Gwinnett PGA Tour's Champions Tour
April 15-21 at Sugarloaf in Duluth, Georgia

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GCPS Foundation Fund, Inc.
437 Old Peachtree Road, NW
Suwanee, GA 30024
Phone: 678.301.7287
Fax: 678.301.7262

HoneyBaked Ham Spring Fundraiser! 

March 18 - 22

For each purchase of a HoneyBaked Ham or Turkey, a portion of the proceeds will be donated to GCPSFF scholarship fund!  HoneyBaked Ham

$50 - 7lb. Ham (Avg. Price $52.43) 
$55 - 8lb. Ham  (Avg. Price $60.00)
$60 - 9 lb. Ham (Avg. Price $67.00)
$65 - 10lb. Ham (Avg. Price $73.40)
$25 - Smoked/Roasted Turkey Breast(Avg. Price $28.00)


Click here to purchase your HoneyBaked Ham or Turkey before the sale is over! 

Golf Tourny 2013

The PGA Tour's Champions Tour is returning to the Atlanta area for the Greater Gwinnett Championship. This 54-hole stroke play tournament will feature 81 Champions Tour professionals this April 15-21, 2013 at the prestigious TPC Sugarloaf in Duluth, Georgia.


The Greater Gwinnett Championship is Presented by Mitsubishi Electric Cooling & Heating, an Official Event on the PGA Tour's Champions Tour. Their overall focus is of first-year giving on healthcare and education, the local charities and non-profit organizations including Gwinnett Children's Shelter, Gwinnett Technical College, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, Georgia Gwinnett College and Gwinnett County Public Schools Foundation.


Volunteers are needed, and GCPS students are welcome to volunteer as Standard Bearers! What an exciting way to contribute to this event! If you would like to volunteer for this prestigious event, contact the
Foundation Office  or call 678-301-7287.


Purchase your tickets online or click here for a ticket order form.

Any One Day Pass - $20 and GCPSFF receives $10

Weekly Badge - $55 and GCPSFF receives $27.50


Click here for more information.

The 2013 Gwinnett County Sports hall of Fame Induction is on Saturday, May 4, 2013 at the CoolRay Field in Buford.


Help us make the Gwinnett County Sports Hall of Fame induction event a great success and raise a record amount to fund academic scholarship for students!


The 2013 Gwinnett County Sports Hall of Fame Induction is on Saturday, May 4, 2013 at Coolray Field during the Gwinnett Braves game at Collray Field in Buford.in Buford. Sponsored by the Gwinnett County Public Schools Foundation Fund.


The 2013 Inductees are:

  • Courtney Swaim Trimble - Duluth High School - Golf
  • David Hunter - Brookwood High School - Football Coach
  • Josh Wolff - Parkview High School - Soccer
  • Darius Walker - Buford High School - Football
  • Lou Williams - South Gwinnett High School - Basketball
  • Sherrill Baker - Greater Atlanta Christian - Basketball

You and your organization can help support the Gwinnett County Sports Hall of Fame in a number of ways. A portion of each $12 ticket will help fund academic shcolarships for students, as well as teacher grants, and academic initiatives of Gwinnett County Public Schools. This academic sholarship campaign is not possible without your support. 

Game tickets make great gifts for employees and clients!


Click here to purchase your tickets today!

  District sponsors offering GCPS employee discounts and donating funds in support of student scholarships and district academic initiatives.


Group Hotel Planner for GCPS Employees!
The GCPS Foundation Fund has opened an account with HotelPlanner for booking discount hotel reservations. Sports and Academic teams will be the big winners. Guarenteed lowest group rates or HotelPlanner will pay for your room!


Stone Mountain Park Discount Tickets. Use the GCPS Discount code: GWNTCPS

Snow Mountain fun details! 


More Medieval Times E-Ticketing Partner Exclusive! - Celebrate your Spring Break with an e-ticketing 40%! $31.17 per adult and $21.57 per child (12 and under). Go to the Medieval Times for details!


Six Flags Special GCPS Prices - Gwinnett County Public Schools is just a few clicks away from great savings! Just log into your own Six Flags site to purchase tickets with substantial savings off the main gate price. Click here for the GCPS Special Ticket Link. User name: gwinschoolsog and Password: SixFlags10 (password is case sensitive).
Ideal Image -  The perfect solution for unwated hair. Laser hair removal by Ideal Image. Teacher, Nurses, and Law Enforcement receive 20% off! Contact Ideal Image at 404-214-0910 or go online for more information. 
The Atlanta Fox Theatre - See all your favorite broadway shows, comedians, and music entertainers at GCPS discount prices! Click here to purchase your tickets now! GCPS employee promotional code is GCPSTICKETS.
SALON RED - Look Fabulous! - Special Deal at one of Atlanta's Premier Hair Salons! 20% off any service at SALON RED or SALON RED KIDS! To book your appointment, visit www.salonred.com for the salon nearest you!
Become a member of Canongate Golf Clubs and get access to Hamilton Mill, Traditions of Braselton, Windermere, Olde Atlanta and more! As a GCPS employee, you will received a WAIVED or REDUCED entry fee and a $250 ACCOUNT CREDIT to use towards anything you want! Call Stacey today to tour the club and schedule your Member-For-A-Day tee time! 678-794-0763. www.canongategolf.com
Our employee perks page has many more offers...so follow this link for more discounts.