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Toyota Wellspring Education Fund

New Albany Schools’ Innovative IMPACTO stresses career readiness

October 12, 2018 // 0 Comments

IMPACTO (Industries as a Means to Prepare for Academic, Career, & Technology Opportunities) is an innovative, pilot program developed by the New Albany School District. IMPACTO provides Career Readiness classes to students and prepares them for a summer internship. Students in the program are being exposed to a [Continue Reading]

Toyota Wellspring Education Fund hires career coach for NAHS

July 3, 2018 // 0 Comments

The Toyota Wellspring Education Endowment Fund at the CREATE Foundation is a $50 million gift created to perpetually enhance education in the eight school districts in Pontotoc, Union, and Lee (PUL) counties. The primary focus of the fund is career awareness and readiness. The most recent initiative, via the [Continue Reading]

Union Co. Supervisors hear money report and plea

June 20, 2016 // 0 Comments

A report about an education trust fund and  a plea for money for a mental health program were heard at Monday morning’s Union County board meeting. BNA Bank Vice President Mike Staten introduced Mike Clayborne president of the CREATE Foundation of Tupelo. CREATE is the administrator of the $50-million Toyota [Continue Reading]