Community Ally of the Year:
English Language Learning Foundation, Inc.
Educator of the Year:
The ELL Foundation's Recognition Breakfast is our annual fundraiser held each February. Every year, the Foundation invites donors, students, educators, and friends from the community to gather for a meal to celebrate the accomplishments of bright EL students battling adversities, caring and dedicated educators, and organizations that have made a significant difference in the community.
At every Recognition Breakfast, the Foundation honors the Students of the Year, Educator of the Year, Community Ally of the Year, and the Make a Difference Award. Below are a few of the honorees from prior years:
Make a Difference Award:
Students of the Year:
Tutor of the Year:
Keynote speaker: Milena Varbanova, 2024 President-elect of Ohio TESOL and EL Supervisor of Mason City Schools
Would you like to nominate a fantastic member of the community and recognize their efforts in the English Language Learner community? We accept nomination for Educator of the Year, Community Ally of the Year, and the Make a Difference Award. Nomination Form will open in the fall.
Tickets can be ordered online. You may purchase a ticket at the door on a first-come, first-serve basis.
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