The Warsaw Education Foundation recently recognized 26 Warsaw teachers and staff members with an Honor an Educator Award.

Community members, students, parents, family and friends may nominate any Warsaw educator or staff member for an award. The Warsaw Education Foundation holds a spring and fall Honor an Educator fundraiser.

These educators were nominated by community members, parents, and students: LeeAnn Miner, Edgewood Middle School; Nicole Landon, Edgewood Middle School; Kyla Kohler, Jefferson Elementary; Nicki Reeder, Jefferson Elementary; Angela Luecke, Jefferson Elementary; Becky Wilson, Jefferson Elementary; Jessica Luchenbill, Jefferson Elementary; Jessica Williams, Lakeview Middle School; Ray Davis, Lakeview Middle School; Sarah Wiggins, Leesburg Elementary; Joel Duran, Leesburg Elementary; Taylor Binkerd, Leesburg Elementary; Lindsey Wallen, Leesburg Elementary; Cindy Coppes, Lincoln Elementary; Amanda Shepherd, Madison Elementary; Renee Parker, Madison Elementary; Marc Huffer, Warsaw Community High School; Sarah McCreery, WCHS; Emily Gough, WCHS; Jennifer Burley, WCHS; Chad Gabrich, WCHS; Charles Wiebe, WCHS; Erin Smeltzer, WCHS; Ashley Hohman, WCHS; Valerie Hutton, Washington Elementary; and Summer Voss, Washington Elementary.

All proceeds from the fundraiser are used to support Warsaw Education Foundation initiatives. Founded in 1987, the Warsaw Education Foundation has awarded hundreds of thousands of dollars in grants to teachers in Warsaw Community Schools through the Red Apple Grant Program.  Warsaw Education Foundation believes that investing in academic excellence today will return excellent leadership tomorrow. The WEF is a 501c3 organization and donations made to the Foundation are tax deductible.

Nominate an educator for a fall Honor an Educator recognition by completing the online form at and donate via PayPal at Donations may also be sent to, P.O. Box 1343, Warsaw, IN 46581-1343.

Contact Erin Serafino, executive director, at with any questions.