We Love Niu Valley
The major fundraiser for the
Friends of Niu Valley Middle School
2016-2017 School Year

Who are the Friends of Niu Valley (FNV)?

A parent group committed to supporting the students, faculty, staff, and administration of Niu Valley Middle School.

What is this fundraiser about?

The We Niu Valley fundraiser is the MAJOR fundraiser for the Friends of Niu Valley. It is an opportunity for families to show their support for Niu Valley Middle School and to help raise funds to support each and every Niu Valley Middle School student in their efforts to learn and achieve.

When does this fundraiser start and end?

The We Niu Valley fundraiser runs from Wednesday, August 17, 2016 to Wednesday, August 31, 2016.

What is the goal of this fundraiser?

Last year, Friends of Niu Valley exceeded our goal, thanks to the generosity of NVMS families, and raised over $40,000 to offset costs of various educational activities. Our goal this year is to raise at least $50,000 to support these initiatives. Let’s exceed our goal again!

Please kokua with a “We Niu Valley” suggested monetary donation of $100. The Friends of Niu Valley is grateful for any level of support that is provided. Donations in excess of the suggested donation amounts are greatly appreciated.

What will your donations be used for?

  • 6th, 7th and 8th Grade Team Activities
  • Classroom Computer Technology (Laptop Carts and Touchscreen Projectors)
  • Helping to maintain our International Baccalaureate status
  • Lancer Academic Teams & Other Activities (Math, Lego Robotics, VEX Robotics, Science Fair, Young Einstein’s Program, Lunchtime Athletic Program)
  • Extramural and Intramural Athletics (Team uniforms, bus transportation to events)
  • The Arts (Supplies, Contests, and Recognition)
  • Campus Beautification Projects (Improvements to landscape and public areas)
  • Staff Appreciation Luncheon (Event honoring the Niu Valley Middle School staff)

For questions, please e-mail friendsofniuvalley@gmail.com

David Kawada, President
Kirsten Hollenbeck, Vice President
RoAnne Matsuura, Treasurer
Jodi Chew, Secretary
Tracey Bender, Fam Jam Coordinator
Karen Mashino, Fam Jam Coordinator
Sean Tajima, NVMS Principal
Gwen Lee, Faculty Representative
Joanne Imada, PCNC

We Love Niu Valley
Corporate/Individual Sponsorship
(For donations over $500)

Due Friday, August 26, 2016

If you have a business or are a part of a business and would like to help Niu Valley Middle School, while also benefitting from a great tax write-off, consider being a Corporate or Individual Sponsor for our We Niu Valley Fundraising Campaign. 100% of your sponsorship donation will go directly to the Friends of Niu Valley Middle School and 100% is tax deductible.  With your donation of $500 or more, you will receive the following:

  • Your Company Name/Logo or Family Name on our Niu Valley Middle School Supporter T-Shirts (available for purchase by all NVMS Ohana – over 900 students).  Complimentary shirts for sponsors.
  •  Your Company Name/Logo or Family Name on the We Niu Valley Banner that will be posted at the front of the school throughout the year.
  • Recognition in an Ad in Midweek's East Islander (circulation – 31,853 people).
  • Recognition in all school publications (Parent Connection, newsletter, etc.).
  • Your Company Name/Logo or Family Name on the Friends of Niu Valley Website, with a link to your business website, if desired. Click here to view last years sponsors.

Help us reach our $50,000 goal and let everyone know what a great supporter you or your company is of Niu Valley Middle School.

Gold Sponsor:       $5,000 and over
Silver Sponsor:      $2,500 and over
Bronze Sponsor:    $1,000 and over
Brass Sponsor:        $500 and over

Please click here to download the Corporate Sponsorship Form