Marshall Economic Development Boosts Education with Donation to Marshall Education Foundation

Monday, April 15, 2024

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Marshall Economic Development donates $9,100 to Marshall Education Foundation  

MARSHALL, TEXAS — Marshall Economic Development is proud to announce a significant contribution of $9,100 to the Marshall Education Foundation. The funds were raised through ticket sales and promotional items sold during the highly successful Economic Summit 2024 | Leadership Conference, showcasing the collaborative efforts and unwavering support of the Marshall/Harrison County market.

The donation shows the true dedication of the community towards bolstering educational opportunities and investing in the future of Marshall's students

In response to this generous contribution, the Marshall Education Foundation expresses profound gratitude.

"Marshall Education Foundation appreciates the generous donation of these funds from the Economic Summit 2024," said Helen Warwick, Marshall Education Foundation Board Member. "The Foundation will pour these dollars into our classrooms and into our students in the form of grants to expand and enhance educational opportunities beyond the normal school district budget."

This collaboration highlights the vital connection between public schools and economic development, highlighting the shared vision of building a stronger community through education.

“Education of the next generation of employees is key to the success of our community's well being. We are grateful for everyone's support of the second annual Economic Summit, which has allowed us to facilitate this gift to the education foundation." said Chelsea Ratcliff, Economic Development Specialist, Marshall Economic Development.

The donation represents a milestone in the ongoing commitment to educational excellence and community development in Marshall. By investing in education, Marshall Economic Development and the Marshall Education Foundation are laying the groundwork for a brighter tomorrow, where every student has the opportunity to thrive and succeed.

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