First Financial Foundation Offers Classroom Grants
Wall, NJ - Calling all local schools! The First Financial Federal Credit Union Foundation is now accepting applications for (4) $500 classroom grants for the 2012-2013 school year.
Since First Financial began with a group of Asbury Park schoolteachers back in 1936, the credit union has not forgotten its educational roots. That is why current Monmouth or Ocean County educators can now apply for one of the (4) classroom grants to use at their schools.
“We will be offering four $500 grants,” noted First Financial President & CEO, Issa Stephan. “Education remains a guiding principal for our organization, and we’re delighted to help our local educators enhance their classroom experience.”
How to enter:
- Tell us in 500 words or less how you would spend the grant in your classroom or what your goals for the grant would be.
- The First Financial Foundation will begin accepting essays on September 4th, and they can be submitted to email@example.com. Please be sure to include your name and position, school name, school address and your school phone and e-mail address so we can contact the grant recipients in October.
- Time is limited. Please complete and send your essays to the Foundation no later than 11:59pm on October 5th.
Grant recipients will be notified by October 19th. The First Financial Foundation will judge all entries received by the deadline, and determine the four (4) most deserving applicants from the entries received.
About the First Financial Foundation:
Since 1994, First Financial has supported the Monmouth & Ocean communities with the Erma Dorrer Scholarship Program. Today, that program has been extended into the First Financial Foundation to assist charitable organizations of the Monmouth & Ocean County Communities. The First Financial Federal Credit Union Foundation is a non-profit working to support a variety of community programs and organizations throughout Monmouth and Ocean Counties. We direct 100 percent of your contributions to programs because all administrative expenses are paid for by First Financial Federal Credit Union. To learn more, visit www.firstfinancialfoundation.org.