DuPage County Farm Bureau


This spring teachers, libraries, and 4-Hers across DuPage County were presented with grants funded by the DuPage County Farm Bureau Foundation. Stay tuned to hear about their projects!

Ag in the Classroom Teacher Grants

Project Teacher School
Class Library to Support an Understanding of Plants Sabrina Breault Pierce Downer School, Downers Grove
Growing Pride Sharon Byrne Lisle Junior High School, Lisle
From Plant Fibers to Functional Fabric Debra Carroso Arbor View School, Glen Ellyn
Roselle Middle School Garden Water Collection Tower Raland Engle Roselle Middle School, Roselle
No-Till Farming Andrea Grossart Addison Trail High School, Addison
Livin’ the Life Cycle with Chicks Paula Marino Ardmore Elementary, Addison
From Seed to Kitchen Kathy Otey Glen Crest Middle School, Glen Ellyn
Growing Teaching Tank Araceli Perez Army Trail School, Addison
Eco-Column Lab Kathleen Troyer Downers Grove South High School, Downers Grove


Library Grants

Bloomingdale Public Library – Heidi Knuth

Westmont Public Library – Elizabeth Miller


4-H Grants

Project 4-Her 4-H Club
Electricity 3 Alexander Ford Trinity Trail Blazers
Scrapbooking 301 Madeline Schulz Roselle Go-Gettems
Food Preservation Presley Schulz Roselle Go-Gettems
Foul Play – Poultry Science Grace Smith High Hopes 4-H