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Education Foundation hosts annual luncheon

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The South Bend Education Foundation hosted their annual Great Friends of Schools Luncheon.  The Education Foundation promotes, advocates, and funds initiatives to enrich learning experience for students and staff in the South Bend School Corporation.  Teacher grants were awarded to South Bend teachers to help continue their excellence in education.

South Bend Community School Corporation Fine Arts Facilitator, Candace Butler says the grants from the Education Foundation are crucial for some of programs to take place in South Bend schools.  "There is not always a lot of money for the fine arts people," Butler said, "and to have special things, like today they were given a grant to buy special mouth pieces for their band instruments, that is really huge."

For more information on the South Bend Education Foundation, visit Education Foundation.

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