THE BUZZ
August 25, 2011 , Weston, FL

Funds For Education welcomes our newest schools.  Winder Barrow High School, Winder, GA and Pepperell High School, Lindale, GA have joined our growing family of public and private schools.  We welcome their involvement in Funds For Education and wish their participating clubs and organizations great success in creating new revenues for their projects.

June 18, 2011 , Weston, FL

Funds For Education is pleased to announce our latest program. The Texas FCCLA (Family, Career and Community Leaders of America) with approximately 18,000 students will be participating and actively promoting Funds For Education throughout Texas schools. Welcome!

May 30, 2011 , Weston, FL

Funds For Education completes two-weekend stint at the Indianapolis 500. Key management of Funds For Education (FFE) attended time-trial and race weekends where FFE presented its program for school funding to many of the approximate 650,000 attendees. While accepting contributions for specific schools and clubs, the main objective was to collect school information to enhance FFEs rapidly growing data base of participating programs. Those goals were achieved as FFE collected information on hundreds of schools across America who will be contacted by our representatives to learn of the value FFE brings to schools, teachers and students.

May 13, 2011 , Weston, FL

Funds For Education announces the formation of a strategic marketing alliance with Neila Connors, PH.D. Dr. Connors, located in Tallahassee, Florida, has been an elementary teacher, a middle school teacher, and an administrator. Her primary focus is to coach people on how to build their own bridge for a successful life. Neila worked at the Florida Department of Education, responsible for coordinating the development of the middle and high school state curriculum frameworks, working with high school teachers and administrators throughout the state. She also was the Director of Middle Grades and later was responsible for the state International Baccalaureate and Advanced Placement programs. She also served as a tenured professor in the Department of Middle and Secondary Education at Valdosta State University, Valdosta, Georgia. Of late, Neila has worked with Union Pacifics The Principals Partnership, assisting over 1,000 high school principals in 21 states. Having authored several books on education, Dr. Connors has her finger on the pulse schools and will provide access to educators and administrators nationally to Funds For Education.

May 10, 2011 , Weston, FL

Funds For Education announces the signing of the Virginia Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA). Representing 15,000 students in 380 schools throughout the state, the FBLA program focuses on the development of strategic business skills for students. This opportunity to partner with this prestigious student organization will provide Funds For Education with an opportunity to build relationships with almost every high school in Virgina said Parry Goodman, President/CEO of Funds For Education, adding, the potential success that can be derived through the efforts of these 15,000 FBLA students will be exponential, providing much needed revenues to student programs in Virginia. About FBLA-Phi Beta Lambda: Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) education association with a quarter million students preparing for careers in business and business-related fields. The association has four divisions:

1. Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) for high school students;

2. FBLA-Middle Level for junior high, middle, and intermediate school students;

3. Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) for postsecondary students; and

4. Professional Division for businesspeople, FBLA-PBL alumni, educators, and parents who support the goals of the association.

April 23, 2011 , Weston, FL

Funds For Education announces the addition of Inter American University of Puerto Rico Metropolitan Campus to our rapidly growing list of programs. Located in San Juan, Puerto Rico, the Metropolitan Campus is the largest of the group of Inter American locations in Puerto Rico with over 13,000 students. Funds raised will support tuition assistance programs, affinity clubs and other organizations within the University.

December 17, 2010 , Weston, FL

Funds For Education launches its K-12 program with the addition of J. P. Taravella High School in Coral Springs, Florida. With over 3,200 students, Taravella H.S. is one of the largest schools in the Broward County, Florida school system. Sponsored by Taravellas PTSO, Funds For Education is available to all of the 83 clubs, organizations and sports programs in the school. With the support of the PTSO and Taravella principal, Shawn Cerra, high levels of anticipation for a successful project abound. To view how Funds For Education works at J. P. Taravella H.S. visit www.jptaravella.com and click on the Funds For Education link on the main page.

November 10, 2010 , Weston, FL

Funds For Education announces the signing of The Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association Education Foundation (FRLAEF). Representing 238 ProStart programs throughout the State of Florida, FRLAEF promotes culinary arts training at the high school level. With over 20,000 students enrolled in ProStart programs, Florida represents the largest state enrollment of ProStart students in the nation. Funds raised for the Educational Foundation and ProStart programs will provide for class room assets, trips to competitions and educational programs for teachers. To make a contribution to ProStart Florida visit www.frla.org/certification-a-educational-programs/educational-foundation/item/198-prostart-school-to-career-program and follow the Funds For Education link.