Awards and Recognition

Best Teacher Under the Sun Award: The Foundation provides an annual Teacher award for educators who inspire their students to go above and beyond learning in the classroom. This $1,000 award is given to 3 winners: One each from an elementary, middle, or high school.

Students, Principals, teachers or parents nominated worthy teachers for this award. The 2019 winning teachers are:

  • Elementary School: Brittany Kristman, Darby Township School
  • Middle School: Emily Costello, Chichester Middle Shcool
  • High School: Jordan Estock, Concord High School

Review the application and start thinking about the Best Teachers Under the Sun for 2020!

People Helping People Student Award: This $1,000 award is given to high school or college students who participates in community service. Applicants must be a member of Sun East Charitable Foundation or Sun East Federal Credit Union. Apply for the People Helping People Student Award or email us for more information.