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Abbott Laboratories provides the primary financial support of the Abbott Laboratories Fund. Currently the Fund provides support through cash grants to recipients who operate in the areas of health and welfare, education, culture, art, civic and public policy.
The Fund generally gives preference to requests for one-time contributions and for programmatic and operating purposes. All Grant requests are accepted on-line and require the following information: Description of your organization's mission; Confirmation of current c 3 U.
The basic requirement for schools or groups seeking funding is that they develop a viable mentoring program involving actuaries in the teaching of mathematics to children in private and public schools.
Advancing Student Achievement is a grant program that brings together actuaries and educators in local classroom environments with the belief that interaction with real-world mentors will boost students' interest and achievement in math.
The Actuarial Foundation can provide a local network of actuaries ready to participate, as well as suggestions on how to integrate math concepts from the workplace into the classroom. Groups applying for grants will be given wide latitude in designing programs that enhance learning and create a "love of math" in each student.
Adidas corporate giving is provided selectively and focuses on the following areas of engagement: The Adidas Group supports projects which show sustainable benefits to the communities where they live and operate.
Consideration is given to organizations which complement their corporate philosophy and the core values of the Adidas Group.
They need to hold a recognized reputation for integrity in program implementation, financial management and project effectiveness. Corporate giving at the Adidas Group can take the form of: AIAA Foundation Classroom Grant This is a competitive grant program to educate students about math, science, technology, and engineering.
Before submitting your proposal please consider these objectives and make sure that your grant fulfills this mission. One grant per teacher will be considered under this program.
The grant proposal must include: Failure to complete any of the required information will result in the rejection of the proposal; 5.
Grants are limited to a maximum of five Educator Associates per school. The purchases must be separate items i. The grant proposal must be accompanied by a full one-page synopsis of how the requested funds are to be used, and a separate itemized price list of the items proposed for purchase from each teacher requesting funds; 6.
Grants will be considered on a quarterly basis in January, March, June, and September.
Grants must be received one month prior to be considered for the upcoming cycle. Funds must be spent on the proposed items. Upon approval of the grant, a letter of commitment will be sent to the teacher.
Reimbursement for items purchased after the grant approval will be made upon submission of receipts to AIAA Headquarters. A check will be mailed to the school within three weeks; 9. Funds must be used within six months of approval or the funds will revert back to the AIAA Foundation; and Teachers are encouraged to send pictures of the purchased items in use by students as well as copies of any publicity involving the purchased items and related activities.
Communities where Alcoa has a presence are the primary focus of their grant making programs. The majority of their grants fit within one of the following areas: Grant applications are accepted for efforts affecting health and nutrition.
The Allen Foundation focuses on nutritional research, education and training to improve the health of children, young adults and mothers during pregnancy and after birth.
Allstate Foundation The Allstate Foundation awards program grants focusing on personal safety and security, neighborhood revitalization and financial planning and education. Examples of funded projects include: America Healing The W. Committed to giving back to the customers and communities who have contributed to their success, the AE Foundation funds teen and college student programs that contain one or more of the FREE values.
AE supports communities in the following four ways: Gift Card Donations for Events: Each year, the AE Foundation will allocate a limited amount of money to nonprofit, public charities with tax exempt status under Section c 3 of the Internal Revenue Code that fall within the scope of the mission statement; 3.
Schools and nonprofit organizations may use AE Gift Cards to help raise money for computer labs, school repairs, music programs, etc. Eagle Salute Associate Volunteer Program: From contributing to the John B.Education - Elementary Follow your passion for Education Loras College offers Teacher Education programs leading to licensure in early childhood education, elementary education, secondary education and instructional strategist (special education).
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