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Education Affinity Group Program – National Grade Level Reading
July 19, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
Philanthropy West Virginia is pleased to host the National Grade Level Reading Campaign for our Friday, July 19th, 2019 program meeting in Morgantown, WV. This program for foundations, corporations, and individual philanthropists for an in-depth session on ways West Virginia philanthropy can partner with national funders to advance grade level reading and early childhood education development. Our guest speakers include:
- National Grade Level Reading Campaign’s Ron Fairchild
- National Grade Level Reading Campaign Consultant Miriam Shark
- The Patterson Foundation’s President & CEO Debra M. Jacobs
The session begins with registration and networking from 9:30 to 10:30 AM and the program from 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM. You may register by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org under the subject line: EAG July 19th Registration by Monday, July 15th. The cost is free for Philanthropy WV Members and $25.00 for non-members.
Philanthropy WV’s Education Affinity Group is advancing collaborative work among foundations, corporations, and individual philanthropists on improving West Virginia’s education system. The Education Affinity Group, affectionally called the EAG, released in May 2019 its case statement, focus areas, and goals report. You may find it here!
A major focus of the EAG is to leverage local foundations, corporations, and philanthropist support to gain national funder partnerships in advancing West Virginia’s education system. For more details or questions, please call 304.517.1450.