The State of Schools is presented by TOYOTA Kentucky.

Sponsorship opportunities are still available. Please see below.

The State of Schools Leadership Breakfast  *  August 1, 2023 at 8 a.m.  *  Central Bank Center

Join business and education professionals from Lexington to support The State of Schools: Leadership Breakfast on August 1, 2023. Purchase individual tickets or tables HERE.

The event features Dr. Demetrus Liggins, Superintendent of Fayette County Public Schools. The event will recognize Golden Apple Award recipients who commit time and resources to Fayette County Public Schools through high performance community partnerships.

The State of Schools: Leadership Breakfast serves as a fundraiser for The Fayette Education Foundation. The Foundation is a nonprofit which serves as a link between the school district and the community to provide and promote equity, educational excellence and innovative partnerships.

2023 State of Schools Sponsorship Opportunities

Sign up online HERE or contact Carrie Boling at or 859.489.3805 for more information.

Last year over 750 business and education professionals gathered for the State of Schools breakfast. Show your support for public education through any of these sponsor opportunities below.

    • Partner for Student Empowerment $5,000
      • One premier table (8 per table)
      • Name on printed invitation
      • Multiple mentions on Foundation’s Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn pages
      • Mentions in Foundation’s email newsletter
      • Mention in event program
      • Mention at event
    • Golden Apple Award Sponsors $2,500
      • Listed as sponsor on all Golden Apple award media, social media and announcements
      • Mention during event as Golden Apple Award sponsor
      • Mention in event program as Golden Apple Award winner
      • Table for Golden Apple Award winners plus four of your staff
    • Community Stakeholder $1,000
      • Table
      • Mention in program
    • Partner for Student Potential $125
      • One seat