Please share your story with us and join our PiE Stories wall! Your photo and story will join the PiE Stories page along with your friends and neighbors. We want to hear from you. For example, see the following story from Lisa and Rich Gerould:
To make a submission, please email your story and photo to Stories@papie.org. Please keep submissions to 100 words or less. In your submission, briefly tell us why you love PiE or your school community. Need ideas? Consider completing one of the following statements:
- “I am grateful to PiE for…”
- “At our school, PiE has made a difference by…”
- “In our community, PiE has made a difference by…”
- “I love my school because…”
- “Without PiE, we would not have…”
Also, attach a photo of you or your family to your email. To submit photos that will look great on the website, please consider the following photo suggestions:
- The image needs to be a minimum of 450 pixels wide X 365 pixels high.
- Try to take the photo with good lighting.
- Look at the image on your computer, in full size to make sure it is not blurry.
- Attach a JPG or PNG version of the image to your email.
By emailing your photo and story to Stories@papie.org, you agree to the following terms and conditions:
TERMS & CONDITIONS
By participating in PiE Stories, I voluntarily give permission to Palo Alto Partners in Education (“PiE”) to publish the attached image(s) and story (collectively, the “Submission”) on papie.org and all of PiE’s social media platforms. I understand these images may also become part of a photographic mosaic or otherwise used in PiE’s printed materials.
I represent and warrant that I am the owner of all rights, title, and interest in the Submission and that the Submission does not contain any material that is protected by copyright law or otherwise subject to third-party proprietary rights, including trademarks, privacy, and publicity rights. I have all necessary licenses, rights, consents, permissions, and/or approvals to use, and to authorize PiE to use the Submission.
I understand and agree that (i) I will receive no payment as a result of PiE’s use or publication of the Submission, (ii) I am not entitled to receive any notice of such use or publication, and (iii) PiE has no obligation to publish or otherwise use the Submission. PiE also has no obligation to store the Submission or make the Submission available to me in the future. The Submission may be destroyed without my permission with no liability to PiE for doing so.
I confirm that I have the consent of any adult clearly depicted in the image(s) to use the name or likeness of such identifiable individual person and that I am authorized to provide such consent for any minor included. I also confirm that I have the right to share and reproduce these images and will inform PiE if a photo credit is required.
I am aware that the PiE will use the images and stories from PiE Stories to inspire support for its annual fundraising campaign.