Dothan Education Foundation Awards 2018-2019 Teacher and School GrantsMatt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: Aug 04 2018 12:29 PM
DOTHAN: The Dothan Education Foundation(DEF) awarded $50,000 in Teacher and School Grants on Friday, August 3rd at the Annual Dothan City Schools (DCS) Institute.
“Providing financial support for Dothan City Schools though our annual grants program allows the Dothan Education Foundation the opportunity to encourage innovative and motivated learning in the classrooms that can shape the success of our students and the future of Dothan, Alabama,” said Meagan Dorsey, Dothan Education Foundation Communications Director.
With this donation, Dothan Education Foundation marks over half a million dollars invested back into Dothan City Schools since 1995. Grant funds were made possible through the DEF’s annual Morris Slingluff Memorial Golf Tournament, in addition to generous donations from Wells Fargo and the Malone Family Foundation. The DEF plans on surprising awarded grant recipients in the coming weeks with prize patrols.
Established in 1995, the Dothan Education Foundation is a 501(C)(3) charitable organization dedicated to utilizing and mobilizing community resources for the success of Dothan City School students. The DEF exists to support our students, teachers and parents by creating an environment of community involvement and engagement with our schools through various activities and programs.