Dothan Education Foundation Receives Grant from Wells Fargo FoundationMatt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: Jun 09 2017 8:30 AM
DOTHAN: The Dothan Education Foundation was recently received a generous $10,000 grant from Wells Fargo to benefit Dothan Education Foundation’s annual Teacher Grants program.
“We are excited to have Wells Fargo partner with the Dothan Education Foundation to support the efforts of our wonderful Dothan City School Teacher Grant recipients.” said Gindi Prutzman, Dothan Education Foundation President. “The impact of the Dothan Education Foundation is magnetized by generous partners like Wells Fargo and we truly appreciate their continuous support.”
“Wells Fargo fully advocates for education as one of the most important investments we can make in our country’s future,” said Southeast Community Affairs Manager for Wells Fargo Paula Beck. “The youth of today are tomorrow’s business owners, leaders and teachers, and we are honored to support the Dothan Education Foundation and the public schools to promote educational success. We will continuously support educational efforts within Dothan and across the state of Alabama through our many initiatives committed to this vital life discipline."
Since 1995, the Dothan Education Foundation has awarded over $430,000 in grants to Dothan City School teachers to encourage innovative teaching to enhance the educational experience for students by supplying funds for activities that would otherwise be unavailable - activities outside the scope of normal funding. Community support in this tournament will continue to foster educational success for our students and grow creative classrooms.