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College Football Playoff Foundation Partners With Atlantic Coast Conference in Support Of Teachers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 29, 2018 CONTACT: Gina Lehe, 469-262-5200   IRVING, Texas – The College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation has partnered with the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) for the third consecutive year to make a difference for teachers through the CFP Foundation’s Extra Yard for Teachers (EYFT) platform. ACC universities have made a positive…

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CFP Foundation and American Athletic Conference Partner in Support of Teachers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 28, 2018 CONTACT: Gina Lehe, 469-262-5200   IRVING, Texas – The College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation has partnered with the American Athletic Conference (AAC) in a season-long effort to benefit teachers as part of the Extra Yard for Teachers (EYFT) platform, which included funding classroom projects and recognizing educators. The CFP…

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CFP Foundation Partners With The Big Ten To Support Educational Initiatives in Indiana

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 21, 2018 CONTACT: Gina Lehe, 469-262-5200 IRVING, Texas – The College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation has partnered with the Big Ten Conference to continue funding educational initiatives in the state of Indiana. Through this activation in conjunction with Extra Yard for Teachers, the CFP Foundation and Big Ten will be recognizing…

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College Football Playoff Foundation Continues Partnership with Conference USA in Support of Teachers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 19, 2018 CONTACT: Gina Lehe, 469-262-5200 IRVING, Texas – College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation has partnered with Conference USA (C-USA) through the Extra Yard for Teachers platform to support teachers throughout the conference’s footprint. Similar to 2017, C-USA has purchased $150,000 in gift cards from Michaels for teachers to obtain needed…

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Eckrich® Partners with CFP Foundation as Title Sponsor of the 2019 Taste of the Championship

Longtime Smoked Sausage and Deli Meats Leader Supports CFP Foundation’s Primary Fundraising Event November 12, 2018 (IRVING, Texas) — The College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation today announced that Eckrich®, the makers of naturally-hardwood smoked sausage and perfectly-seasoned deli meats, has signed on to be title sponsor of the 2019 Taste of the Championship. The CFP…

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CFP Foundation Partners with Mountain West in Support of Teachers

IRVING, Texas – The College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation has partnered with the Mountain West (MW) and its 12 football-playing institutions through the CFP Foundation’s Extra Yard for Teachers platform to support elementary and secondary school teachers across the conference’s geographic footprint. The CFP Foundation has provided a $150,000 grant to the Mountain West for…

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Extra Yard for Teachers Summit Set for January 5 and 6 in Downtown San Jose

Free CFP Foundation Signature Event Designed to Inspire and Empower Local Educators IRVING, Texas – The College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation today announced that the Extra Yard for Teachers (EYFT) Summit will take place January 5 and 6 in San Jose, Calif., as part of the weekend festivities leading up to the CFP National Championship.…

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