What to Give Cash Making a donation of cash is as simple as writing a check or authorizing a charge on your credit card. From your standpoint, your contribution is no fuss, no bother. The Foundation will put your gift to work without delay to support teacher grants, student scholarships or special initiatives. Checks should be made payable to the Spring ISD Education Foundation. You may…
Effective Sales Training: What Are the Foundational Elements?
Frank V. Cespedes (Top Sales Magazine, April 2018) Someone once told me that many companies maintain their equipment better than their people. If so, they get what they don’t maintain. This is especially true in sales. Across industries, turnover in sales averages about 25-30% annually. This means that, at many firms, the equivalent of the …
Fairview Park Education Foundation
The Fairview Park Education Foundation was formed in our community to provide additional financial support for our schools. The purpose of the Foundation is to provide funds not available from public monies for enrichment of school curriculum, the enhancement of instruction and the implementation of other appropriate activities to achieve specific educational goals Since 1984, the Foundation has awarded more than 250 grants to staff from…
How to Start a Foundation
Establishing a nonprofit requires an ongoing commitment, not just an initial injection of funding. Here are the steps to take when you're ready to jump in.
Reef Environmental Education Foundation (REEF)
2018 Schedule Now Available! Join REEF members and marine life experts for a unique week of learning and fun. Enjoy plenty of diving while learning to identify fish and how to collect information for the world’s largest fish sightings database.
What's New at the AGC Education Foundation?
These intensive 10-class courses are back by popular demand. This spring, we offer CTS A: Introduction to Blueprint Reading and CTS B: Interpreting Plans and Specifications. Students are encouraged to attend both courses. Learn from our instructor with decades of experience in the field. CTS A: Introduction to Blueprint Reading April 16-May 16, 2013 (Tuesdays and Thursdays 5-8pm) in Seattle CTS B: Interpreting Plans and Specifications…
Why Failure Is the Foundation of Innovation
Here's why you should celebrate your mistakes and foster a culture that dissects mistakes for learning purposes.
The Education Foundation of Indian River County
The Indian River County Lawyers Auxiliary and the Education Foundation of Indian River County partner to provide the “Tools to Learn School Supply Project.” We are a small organization of lawyers spouses. We raise the money ourselves and shop carefully for the best prices and products. Our goal is to assist teachers and students by …
Education Foundation about to top $3 million
Mansfield educators and administrators probably had no idea how big of an impact the Mansfield ISD Education Foundation would have on future students when they started the foundation in 1998. It started when Mansfield only had one high school and the foundation’s main drive was to provide extracurricular educational activity for students, with hopes to expand their horizons.
Composting Council Research and Education Foundation Scholarship
One recommendation letter from a professor or supervisor involved in the students research activites Committee made up of CCREF donors and trustees will review the materials and choose an applicant whose research idea best encapsulates our mission
Lufkin High's top 20 grads honored by LISD Education Foundation
The Lufkin Independent School District Education Foundation turned the spotlight of success on Lufkin High School's Top 20 graduating seniors at its 2nd Annual "Panthers of Prestige" Academic Awar...
How Education Builds Customer Loyalty
Before organic food was cool, there was Johnny’s Selected Seeds. Founded in 1973 when 22-year-old Rob Johnston, Jr. left home to live on a farm with some friends, Johnny’s has grown into one of th…
How to Build and Trust a Foundation You Can’t See
You have to have faith in the foundations you set for your career and goals even when you can’t see the results in real time. It’s about trusting the process.
Brain Gym 101 at UNM Continuing Education
Brain Gym® is an innovative program which supports learners in setting themselves into their best learning pace, overcoming challenges to efficient learning,...
FINRA Investor Education Foundation and United Way Grant $1.5 Million for Financial Education
WASHINGTON — The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Investor Education Foundation and United Way Worldwide are giving more than $1.5 million in grants to help low-wage families build financial stability, under the Financial Education in Your Community initiative Financial Education in Your Community provides community-based financial education for working individuals and families. The initiative provides grants to nonprofits that are leading financial stability work in the…
Netflix Chief Launches $100 Million Education Foundation
Reed Hastings announced through Facebook on Tuesday the launch of a $100 million education foundation, The Washington Post reports. The first two grants from the Hastings Fund, totaling $1.5 million, will support college access for minority
New Guide for Grantmakers from The Rockefeller Foundation
The Rockefeller Foundation and Monitor Institute have launched Engage: How Funders Can Support and Leverage Networks for Social Impact, a new online resource to “strengthen the capacity of grantmakers to
What is a Health Education Specialist?
Health Education Specialist What is a health education specialist? A health education specialist teaches behaviors that promote wellness. They develop and implement strategies to improve the health of individuals and communities. Health education specialists offer knowledge, skills and training that complements the work of others — health care providers, policy...
Education Why DIY?
Why would you want corporate team building events and activities in a DIY format? To save money of course. And now you have professionally designed, effective options.
Lessons in Performance Education
“The process for success in life or in competition is identical: strategy, training, commitment, execution. Know what it is you want, prepare with that end in mind, commit to the goal, take action!” - David Martin STOP waiting for the government, the politicians, the economy, your favorite sports teams, your family and the rest of the world to change before you have life on your terms. In “Getting Out of Your Own Way!” you’ll learn that the biggest obstacle you will face on…