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EFC's Hoedown for Education Celebrates 16 Years
EFC Grants $72,000 to Six CUSD Schools
EFC Holds First Annual "Youth Games"
EFC's Fiesta for Education Raises More than $75,000
EFC Grants $76,000 to Six CUSD Schools
2011 Family Fun Run is a Huge Success
EFC 5K Event Results
EFC Summer Newsletter
EFC's Luau - A Huge Success

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Mission Statement

Investing in education for our children, their teachers and the community.

EFC spring event

EFC Pony up for Education

Saturday, March 21st, 2015
Coto de Caza Golf & Raquet Club at 6 p.m

Silent Auction - Dinner - Live Auction - Dancing - Cash Bar

You are cordially invited to "Pony Up" for Education. Join us for a Kentucky Derby inspired evening as we celebrate our 17th year and $1.8 million dollars raised, directly enhancing the learning environment of each student within our Tesoro Family

Festive Hats for Ladies & Bow Ties for Gentlemen are Encouraged.
Only 250 Tickets Available - Event Sold Out Last Year ... Don't Wait!




Preakness Stakes

Mission Hospital

Shulman, Hodges & Bastian LLP



Belmont Stakes

Mission Viejo Jaguar Land Rover

RSM Honda

Demo & Christine Zeppos

Rose & Tim Putnam


Del Mar

Dumont Engineering
Karen & Kevin Du Mont

Keyston Pacific\
Debra Kovacs Vivant Solar

Holly & TJ Jaenichen

Amy & Jim Chergey

Jennifer & Scott Altenburg

Kelly Brannon


Hats & Hooves

  Mesa Foods  

Amy & Kurt

Shaughnessey Insurance Agency

Andrea & Dave

Katy & Jerome

Karey & Todd

Kim & Mark

Erin & Dave

Jodi & Steve

Chris & Kim

Heather & John Fessler

Debra & Sean

Rachel & Steve Devereux

Laura & Robert Anderson

Cindy & Chris

Gateway Village Optometry


Christie & Ed

Win Team


FRIENDS OF EFC 2014 - 2015

In the fall of each year, EFC awards monies to the Tesoro Family of Schools in the form of teacher grants, funding teachers’ projects and needs, directly impacting your students.

Support Education for the Children 2014-2015

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Friends of EFC Sponsors:

EFC Heroes

Steve and Jodi Howard
Ed and Karen Hanley
David and Tammy Schulman

Friends of EFC - Gold Sponsors
  • Ms. Deborah Brown
  • Kathleen and Troyius Brown
  • Mr. Spencer Brown
  • Mrs. Ann Frey
  • Dave and Erin King
  • The Kushen Family
  • The Langston Family
  • David and Patte Loyd
  • Greg and Bonnie McClure
  • Michael and Bryn Molinari
  • Scott and Piper Neururer
  • Jenny and Vincent Tran
  • John and Krista Vigouroux
Friends of EFC - Silver Sponsors
  • Rich and Cathy Adams
  • Scott and Jennifer Altenburg
  • John and Catherine Bailey
  • Mr. Noah Boatright
  • The Brannon Family
  • Jeff and Angie Broughton
  • Ken and Linda Bundy
  • Tim and Jennifer Edwards
  • Brian and Karen Hill
  • Peter and Danielle Honer
  • Bruce and Lynda Igawa
  • Mitch and Amy Lane
  • The Lundgren Family
  • Ann and Christopher MacDonald
  • John and Monica McDermott
  • Jungmi Oh
  • Dilesh and Anita Patel
  • Eileen and Randy Rubens
Friends of EFC - Bronze Sponsors
  • Mrs. Alesha Arp
  • Stephanie and Shane Bretin
  • Duy and Sandra Dao
  • Sumire Dean
  • Ms. Ayush Ganguly
  • Mrs. Norma Gluchowski
  • Tim and Natalie Hemstreet
  • Dominique and Robert Hintz
  • Mrs. Carolyn Hurley
  • Ms. Kjersten Johnson
  • David and Aileen Morgan
  • The Patcha Family
  • Anton and Maria Plese
  • Mr. Ken Shaefer
  • John and Kristen Stevens
  • David and Susan Stoddard
  • Matt and Shelli Swanson
  • Chad and Lori Thacker
  • Mrs. Michelle Tucker

2013/2014 EFC Memories

Save the Date - Spring Event
March 21st, 2015 at Coto de Caza Golf and Racquet Club

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2014 "Youth Games" Sponsors


Ashbrook Family


Du Mont Engineering


  Keystone Pacific Management
King Family

Individual Event

Audi Mission Viejo Simple Green Rhino Rugby
Bastian Family

Jaenichen Family

Community Supporter

Hanna's Edible Arrangements Kona Ice
Dr. Sayed, DDS Mesa Foods Bernie Ryerson, Real Estate
South County Bank RSM Honda ProSport Physical Therapy
Anderson Family
Douglass Family
Arrowhead Mountain Spring Water

Fessler Family

Howard Family


Supporting Tesoro's Family of Schools

Arroyo Vista Tesoro Las Flores Elementary Tijeras Creek Wagon Wheel Las Flores Middle
The Foundation was created in 1998 to support teacher grant programs
and facility upgrades at these six local schools.