Be There

Second Tuesday in September

Salem Convention Center
200 Commercial St SE Salem OR 97301

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Thank You!

We would like to thank each and every one of you who took time out of your day to learn more about SKEF and to invest in awesome kids. We think you’re AWESOME!

Honor Excellence

The Awesome Awards have been created to appreciate and celebrate the unsung heroes who quietly go about their work and make sure every child, every day has the opportunity to be awesome.

Be There

Second Tuesday in September

Salem Convention Center
200 Commercial St SE Salem OR 97301

l

Thank You!

We would like to thank each and every one of you who took time out of your day to learn more about SKEF and to invest in awesome kids. We think you’re AWESOME!

Honor Excellence

The Awesome Awards have been created to appreciate and celebrate the unsung heroes who quietly go about their work and make sure every child, every day has the opportunity to be awesome.

Awesome Awards Recipients

T-Mobile

The T-Mobile team quickly followed with the sweat equity needed to ensure the project was completed before the beginning of the school year.

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Jani Bennett

Organized, customer service minded and with an eye on the details, Jani Bennett is the personification of these in every task she undertakes.

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Brian Sund

“He understands that the footprints we leave on the world should be ones we will be proud to have our kids follow,” says Volunteer Director, Valerie Steele.

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Logan & McKay

2018 SKEF Lemonade Day
Entrepreneurs of the Year

The boys tested lemonade and cookie recipes and called their grandma in Phoenix to commission a sign.

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Starbucks

Valerie Steele sent them a wish list of items and activities that needed to be accomplished that spring expecting the Starbucks crew to pick one or two. There were about 25 things on the list and they said yes to them all.

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Sophann Oum

There is not a season that goes by where you won’t find Sophann encouraging young athletes to do their best, reminding them to take what they have learned on the field with them into the classroom.

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About the Awesome Awards

The Awesome Awards are our opportunity to celebrate human spirit, community, generosity and all things made possible because of you. Recognition is important. It’s a powerful way of celebrating people and letting them know they are valued.

We want to honor individuals and organizations with Awesome Awards for their exemplary service and commitment to our mission of providing resources for creative and innovative programs, educating and mobilizing the community, and sustaining collaborative partnerships that support its goals. You will hear amazing stories and learn about SKEF.

2018 Sponsors