$130 – $150

2018 Promise to Children Awards Luncheon

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St. David's Episcopal Church

301 East 8th Street

Austin, TX 78701

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Camp Fire's Largest Annual Fundraiser!

EARLY BIRD TICKET AVAILABLE FOR $130 TILL DECEMBER 1, 2017.

Join us on Wednesday, January 31, 2018, at St. David's Church in downtown Austin from 11:30 AM – 1 PM for Camp Fire’s premier event of the season – the Promise to Children Luncheon! Camp Fire is honoring our awardee Dr. Paul Cruz with the Promise to Children Award – in celebration and appreciation of their profound impact on the lives of children and youth in Central Texas.

Dr. Paul Cruz is the superintendent of the Austin Independent School District, serving more than 83,000 students and 12,000 employees. Dr. Cruz guides the district in realizing the vision to reinvent the urban school experience. Under Dr. Cruz’s leadership, the AISD graduation rate is at an all-time high, students are performing well on the state’s accountability system and AISD is ranked among the best in the country on the Nation’s Report Card.

Dr. Cruz has worked on the development, implementation, and expansion of various initiatives at AISD, including:

Pre-K for 3- and 4-year olds

Social and Emotional Learning

STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math)

Dr. Cruz began his career in education in 1987. He worked as a teacher, campus administrator, central office administrator and superintendent in Corpus Christi, San Antonio, and south Texas. He also served as the deputy commissioner for dropout prevention at the Texas Education Agency. He currently serves as a board member of the Austin Area Research Organization, Austin Ed Fund and Austin Partners in Education. Dr. Cruz and his wife, Diana, have four children: Maricristina, Selly, Paul, and Manny.


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