Get Your Library Card During Library Card Sign-Up Month

September is Library Card Sign-Up Month! Don’t have a card for our wonderful San Bruno Library yet? Sign up for a library card here, or stop by the library to fill out an application. “A library card provides opportunity for discovery and access to a rich and diverse world,” says Marley Dias, author and founder of #1000BlackGirlBooks and honorary chair …

Thank You, Brent Pliskow, for Your Service to SBEF!

Last month, Brent Pliskow stepped down from his position as board member with the San Bruno Education Foundation to focus on his family and career. Brent joined SBEF’s Board of Directors last year. With a background in customer support and operations at tech companies, Brent created and led SBEF’s new STEAM Task Force to better support districtwide projects and programs …

Welcome Back, San Bruno Park!

Happy first day of school, San Bruno Park! SBEF is looking forward to a great school year! #SanBruno #ourschools #ourcommunity

Apply for the San Bruno Community Foundation Board

Looking to make an impact in the San Bruno community? The San Bruno Community Foundation is recruiting new members to serve on its Board of Directors. Applications are due by Friday, Sept. 17, at 5 p.m. You can learn more about board member qualifications and responsibilities in this brochure. Complete your application here. 

Remembering Judy Puccini

Like many in our community, the San Bruno Education Foundation would like to acknowledge the deep loss from the recent passing of Judith Puccini.  She gave generously in many ways, including her seemingly boundless energy as an advocate for strong public education. We will miss the passion and dedication she brought into our collaborative work over many years. She will be deeply missed.  We invite others who may not have …

Support San Bruno Schools While You Shop for School Supplies

Shopping for school supplies on Amazon? Support enrichment programs for San Bruno kids while you get ready for back-to-school! Here’s how: If you’re shopping on the Amazon website, find your “Account,” go to “Your AmazonSmile,” and choose SBEF as your charity. Always remember to start your shopping at smile.amazon.com. If you’re shopping on the Amazon Android or iOS app, go …

Free Nutrition & Cooking Classes for Spanish Speakers

Attention, Spanish speakers in San Bruno! Nonprofit Fresh Approach is offering free biweekly nutrition and cooking classes through Zoom, starting August 5. The 16-week course, which meets every other week, will cover basic concepts of nutrition and healthy living, as well as demonstrate easy healthy recipes to try at home.  Participants will receive vouchers to purchase fruits and veggies at …

There’s Still Time for Summer Reading

It may be the last week of July, but summer isn’t over yet. That means there’s still time to participate in the San Bruno Library’s summer reading program! Pick up a reading log at the library or fill out one online.  Youth under 18 who submit reading logs will be entered into a drawing for a $1000 scholarship and other …

San Mateo County Libraries Offer Free Summer STEAM Kits

Looking for free science and art activities for your kids this summer? Check out the San Mateo County Libraries’ Families Create program! Pick up a “Take & Make” STEAM kit at one of the San Mateo County libraries such as the Millbrae Library, then join librarians on Zoom to learn about science and make your project. There are two more …