Group’s donations sets the stage for upgrades to school arts programs

Bill Warner, Ojai Valley News reporter

Whenever schools have to trim budgets, the arts are usually among the first programs to suffer. It’s a tough fact of academic life, and the Ojai Educational Foundation (OEF) has set out to address it.

“Over the past four years, in addition to grants to teachers, our main focus was on upgrading technology,” OEF Board President Michael Addison said Wednesday. “Having met that challenge, for the next several years we’ll be focused on the arts.”

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