Cheremoya Foundation (CF) is an area-wide movement of parents and community supporting historic Cheremoya Elementary School, located below the Hollywood Sign.

Founded in 2009, CF is a non-profit 501(c)(3) that is run by volunteers who commit their time and resources to support students, teachers, and administration.

CF is open to anyone interested in joining — $10 annual dues for base membership, with a variety of additional contribution levels and categories in which to participate.

The board is comprised of effective leaders from every segment of the area demographic.

We support Cheremoya Elementary by creating partnerships with local groups in:

  • Academics and the arts
  • Physical education (YMCA), nutrition and environment
  • Additional languages, math & science
  • Afterschool programs and expansion opportunity in all fields
  • Literacy, comprehension, writing
  • Capital improvements, endowment, and additional personnel funding via Hollywood Arts Council, Enrich LA, Hollywood Orchard, HUNC

Cheremoya Foundation Board Members as elected for 2016-2017 school year:

Executive Committee:

o   Justin Walker – Chairman (current)

o   Christine Kent – Treasurer & Vice President (current)

o   Rachel Harvey – Secretary (nominee)

Board of Directors:

o   Renata Kanclerz – Integrated Technology & School Communications (current)

o   Jorge Jaime – Community Rep & Le Conte Director (current)

o   Kristine Zanbakyan – Parent Volunteer & On-Site Sales Director (current)

o   Aidan Butler – Director of Legal Affairs (current)

o   Chiara & Fabio Conti – Directors of Corporate Fundraising & Public Office (current)

o   Sarah Tyndall & Guy Harding – Directors of Safety Valet (nominees)

o   Emma Cooper – Director of After School Programs (nominee)

o   Rouzanna Achemyan – Director of New Parent Outreach (nominee)


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