Sewell Automotive Support Benefits Katy ISD Education Foundation Teacher Grants


Dr. Ken Gregorski, Dennis Nobles, Lance Baker and Mike Van Hoozer.

The Katy ISD Education Foundation is pleased to welcome Sewell Automotive Companies as a second-round Platinum Investor with an annual $10,000 pledge. Support from investors like Sewell directly impact the Foundation’s Inspiring Imagination teacher grant program. The Katy ISD Education Foundation’s sole purpose is to provide resources through Inspiring Imagination teacher grants that enrich teaching, inspire learning and enhance opportunities for Katy ISD teachers and students.

“Sewell’s support for the Katy ISD Education Foundation signals their commitment to the thousands of teachers and students impacted annually by our Inspiring Imagination teacher grant program,” said Mike Van Hoozer, Katy ISD Education Foundation Board President. “Teacher grants are our foundation’s sole purpose and the single beneficiary of our investor contributions. We are grateful for Sewell’s partnership with us.”

“It is our honor to support the Katy ISD Education Foundation, an organization that places a high value on inspiring learning and creating opportunities for our teachers,” said Carl Sewell, chairman at Sewell. “We strive to be great partners of the communities in which we serve, and nothing is more important than providing for the education – and educators – that will enrich the lives of young people now and into the future.” Sewell is committed to giving back and improving the communities the company has the privilege to serve. Sewell proudly supports hundreds of local events and organizations each year, and focuses on partnering with organizations that benefit education, the arts, and children’s charities and causes.

The Katy ISD Education Foundation has awarded over $2 million to teachers across Katy ISD through its Inspiring Imagination teacher grant program, impacting students in classrooms all around the district. Funding for the program is provided by long-term investors like Sewell Automotive and annual foundation fundraising events Fireflies & Foodtrucks and GROOVE.  To learn more, contact 281-396-6031 or visit www.katyisdeducationfoundation.org.