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

November 12, 2018

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…

The Extra Yard – Vol. 2, Issue 4

November 7, 2018

CFP Foundation and Bay Area Host Committee Begin Funding Innovative STEAM Projects through DonorsChoose.org

November 5, 2018

Joint Initiative Kicks Off with Initial Funding of $100,000 Towards Classroom Projects in Bay Area Schools SANTA CLARA, Calif. – The College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation and the Bay Area Host Committee (BAHC) today announced that funding has begun as part of an overall pledge of up to $500,000 for innovative science, technology, engineering, art…

CFP Foundation Partners with Mountain West in Support of Teachers

October 24, 2018

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…

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

October 23, 2018

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.…

CFP Foundation and Bay Area Host Committee Hold STEAM in the Stadium

October 16, 2018

49ers Alumnus Dennis Brown Joined Bay Area Students and Teachers at Levi’s® Stadium to Use the Game of Football to Learn About Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics (STEAM) SANTA CLARA, Calif. – The College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation and the Bay Area Host Committee (BAHC) today hosted STEAM in the Stadium, a special and fun…

The Extra Yard – Vol. 2, Issue 3

October 3, 2018

CFP Foundation Joins With the US Department of Education and ASCD to Support the Teach to Lead Summit in San Jose

September 27, 2018

Teacher Leadership Weekend Workshop Focuses on STEAM Methods and Philosophy IRVING, Texas – The College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation has joined with the United States Department of Education and ASCD to support the 16th Teach to Lead Summit, a teacher leadership workshop in San Jose, Calif., September 28-30, 2018. The summit is centered on science,…

CFP Foundation and Bay Area Host Committee Come Together to Fund Innovative STEAM Projects through DonorsChoose.org

September 18, 2018

Joint Venture Will Fund Up to $500,000 Worth of Projects in Bay Area Schools SANTA CLARA, Calif. – The College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation and the Bay Area Host Committee (BAHC) today announced a joint venture to fund up to $500,000 for innovative science, technology, engineering, the arts and mathematics (STEAM) projects through DonorsChoose.org, a…

CFP Foundation Debuts Four New “It Only Takes One” Videos During Extra Yard for Teachers Week

September 14, 2018

Football Legends Tony Dorsett, Daryl Johnston, “Mean” Joe Greene, and Herschel Walker Each Tell the Story of a Teacher Who Made a Difference in Their Life IRVING, Texas – The College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation will debut four vignettes from college football legends as part of the fourth annual Extra Yard for Teachers (EYFT) Week,…