Thank a special District 58 employee with a Green Apple

green apple logoIn honor of Teacher Appreciation Week, the Education Foundation of Downers Grove District 58 invites families to give thanks to a special teacher or staff member with a donation to its Green Apple Teacher/Staff Recognition Program.

With each donation you make, the Education Foundation will send a specially-designed Green Apple Award card to the teacher or staff member you are honoring, with a custom message from you. Superintendent Dr. Kari Cremascoli and/or the school principal will hand-deliver all Green Apple Awards to their recipients.

Your donation will directly support District 58’s students and staff through the Foundation’s annual teacher grant program, which funds innovative programs in the classroom. This school year, the District 58 Education Foundation awarded nearly $23,000 in grant funds to District 58 teachers!

Green Apple messages and donations may be submitted online at Please note: Remember to fill out the “Write your teacher/staff member a message” box on the right side of the screen! This will ensure that your personal message is included with the award. All donations are tax-deductible. Please send questions to If you would like your Green Apple Award to be hand-delivered, please submit your donation by Friday, May 26.

Thank you for supporting the District 58 Education Foundation!