Located in the entrance of the high school auditorium, the Perpetual Tree acknowledges contributors. Gifts to the Perpetual Fund are cumulative, thus allowing one to move up from one category to the next.
Tier I THE GOLDEN APPLE
(contributions of $50,000 or more)
This category recognizes the highest level of financial support. The contributors are the golden apples of our school system. They have made a substantial difference in our school.
Tier II THE EDUCATORS
(contributions of $25,000 to $49,999)
This category recognizes the major leadership role educators play in the success of the school system.
Tier III THE PILLARS
(contributions of $10,000 to $24,999)
This category recognizes those that give so much of themselves for the betterment of our students. They are the pillars of the success of each student.
Tier IV THE CORNERSTONE
(contributions of $5,000 to $9,999)
This cornerstone category provides the direction of the future growth of our perpetual fund.
Tier V THE FOUNDATION
(contributions of $1,000 to $4,999)
This category recognizes those whose financial support provides the foundation for our solid growth in the future.
THE FRIENDS OF EDUCATION
(contributions under $1,000)
This category recognizes our friends who are interested in providing the best education possible. These gifts are recorded. Gifts of any amount are greatly appreciated.
All gifts to the Foundation’s Perpetual Fund are tax deductible.
For more information….write the Monticello School Foundation, PO Box 2, Monticello, Iowa 52310 or call (319) 465-5234.