Sponsor the 30th Annual EDDY Awards

The EDDY Awards, an initiative of the Jacksonville Public Education Fund, is an annual event to celebrate excellence in teaching and teachers of the year from Duval County’s more than 180 public schools. 

What: The 30h Annual EDDY Awards Luncheon Honoring: Nominees, Semi-Finalists, Finalists, and the 2020 Duval County Teacher of the Year

When: Friday, January 27, 2019; 12:00 – 1:30 p.m.

Where: Omni Hotel Downtown Jacksonville

Hosted By: The Jacksonville Public Education Fund is an independent nonprofit organization that works to close the opportunity gap by developing and equipping leaders with best practices in education. 

Thank you to our generous sponsors!
  • Title Sponsor: VyStar Credit Union
  • Finalist Sponsors: Deutsche Bank, Rotary Clubs of Jacksonville, Wells Fargo (1 finalist sponsorship left) 

For the 30th Anniversary of the EDDY Awards, the Jacksonville Public Education Fund (JPEF) is reimagining the format of the EDDY Awards with a new program as it takes on an exciting, live TV broadcast special that educators and businesses can watch together safely, even during the pandemic, as well as an exclusive in-person luncheon for VIP guests. As our community and country are seeing, like never before, the critical role our schools and teachers play in our lives and in our economy, the EDDY Awards: LIVE from Jacksonville! will provide the perfect opportunity to elevate and celebrate the important work of our schools, and the support of our business partners.



To talk about how you can help celebrate teachers this year, please contact:
Jen Silva
Director of Fund Development 
(904) 575-0447

Upcoming Event

30th Annual EDDY Awards

You are invited to watch the first-ever televised EDDY Awards: Live from Jacksonville! 

  • Date: Wednesday, Jan 27, 2021
  • Time: 12:30PM to 1:30PM
  • Where: WJXT/Channel 4 and News4Jax.com
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of public schools in Duval County earned an "A," "B," or "C" in 2018-2019.