For schools willing to hold their own auction or participate in ours above,  CLICK HERE for a template letter to solicit companies and/or individuals for donations to submit as an auction item(s)!



     Special "Thank You" 
The Driehaus Design Initiative has donated $27,000 to The Illinois Institute of Art for their fashion show production. To learn more about The Driehaus Design Initiative,  CLICK HERE!
$$$ AWARDED SCHOLARSHIPS $$$
What an awesome month! In October, we issued over  $27,000   in monetary scholarships to over 40  students within the EDMC schools system! These students have earned every penny of their scholarship for academic merit and outstanding performances. 
CLICK HERE  for a list of the recipients. 
Western State College of Law
2015 Hall of Fame Gala
For more information about this successful event 
and the complete photo gallery,  CLICK HERE!

Thank YOU!
Argosy University Online has a very generous staff that bought shirts (shown below) to help support their scholarship committee. Approximately $500 was raised towards a future scholarship!

Many Congratulations!!!


Christine Cervantes (right) is a student in Brown Mackie College--Merrillville's Occupational Therapy Assistant Program, and the winner of a $500 scholarship!  



Photographic Society of America (PSA) Greenhood scholarship winners each received $4,000! To see their work,  CLICK HERE!  To learn more about PSA, click their icon to the left.


Scholarship winners from Ai Colorado received $200 each,  presented at the #Uncontainable Event!
 

Ai Austin provides food truck at the #Uncontainable Event. 
Click link above to learn more about it!





On 9/16, Ai Austin students sold key chains for $1.00 each as an exercise on persuasion and the "art of the deal". With an expected low demand, they were able to sell 100 in 1 hour! 
FOUNDATION ANNOUNCEMENTS
NEWS!
  • SAVE THE DATE: The Education Foundation will be holding an online auction from February 15-22, 2016! There will be various items to bid on with sizable value! Do not miss this great opportunity to win something special!
  • WANT TO CONTRIBUTE? You can donate money through your paycheck by automatically deducting a minimum of only $5.00 to contribute to student scholarships. It is fast, easy, and convenient! To sign up for Payroll Deduction, CLICK HERE.
  • ORGANIZING A FUNDRAISER? Organizing an event to raise money has never been easier with our card swipe and online registration options available through The Education Foundation. Contact Andrew at aweckman@edmc.edu for details and to get started.
  • The Education Foundation greatly appreciates any monetary donations at any time! To submit a donation, CLICK HERE.
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  • Thank you to the schools who have shared their pictures and current/upcoming events with us for newsletter content. 
  • REMEMBER: If you have any events, announcements, and/or pictures to broadcast, please send to aweckman@edmc.eduPlease spread the word, share, and/or forward to as many people as you can!
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