National Agriculture Week FundraiserPresented by California Foundation for Agriculture in the Classroom
Celebrate Agriculture and Education at the Kimpton Sawyer Hotel. Enjoy a tour of the Kings Practice Facility at Golden 1 Center led by NBA Head Coach Dave Joerger, a wine and hors d’oeuvres reception, dinner and a special awards program.
Funds raised through this event will support the education of California students about where their food comes from, how to make healthy eating choices, and the important role of agriculture in the current economy and society.
The California Foundation for Agriculture in the Classroom is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to educating youth throughout California about the importance of agriculture in their daily lives.
They do this through
-Developing materials that are accurate, teacher-tested and scientifically sound to enhance the educational experience of K-12 students.
-Providing programs, inspiration and training opportunities for educators.
-Partnering with like-minded organizations to create awareness about the significance of agriculture in our everyday lives.
-Recognizing teachers and students for their achievements in agricultural literacy.
-Supporting the pursuit of agricultural careers and continuing education.
Their mission is to increase awareness and understanding of agriculture among California’s educators and students.