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ACC Partners with College Football Playoff Foundation to Fund 309 Classroom Projects

November 29, 2017

ACC Partners with College Football Playoff Foundation to Fund 309 Classroom Projects Conference funds DonorsChoose.org projects benefitting 27,726 students. CHARLOTTE, N.C. – In partnership with the College Football Playoff Foundation’s Extra Yard for Teachers initiative, the Atlantic Coast Conference has provided more than $100,000 to fully fund 309 classroom projects in Charlotte and the two…

College Football Playoff Foundation Partners with Southeastern Conference on Season-long Initiative

November 29, 2017

IRVING, Texas – The College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation has partnered with the Southeastern Conference (SEC) to honor teachers through the CFP Foundation’s Extra Yard for Teachers initiative. The SEC worked with its 14 institutions to identify a student-athlete who has had a teacher that greatly impacted his or her life. Each of the teachers…

College Football Playoff Foundation Partners with Conference USA to Provide Classroom Resources

November 21, 2017

IRVING, Texas – The College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation has partnered with Conference USA (C-USA) to provide teachers with classroom resources through the CFP Foundation’s Extra Yard for Teachers platform. Each C-USA member institution received $10,000 in gift cards from Michael’s, a craft specialty retailer, and will distribute these funds to teachers to purchase school…

College Football Playoff Foundation Partners With Big Ten Conference To Support Educational Initiatives in Indiana

November 20, 2017

IRVING, Texas – The College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation has partnered with the Big Ten Conference through the CFP Foundation’s Extra Yard for Teachers platform to support teachers in conjunction with the 2017 Big Ten Football Championship Game on December 2 in Indianapolis. The Big Ten worked with Indiana Sports Corp to select 15 teachers,…

College Football Playoff Foundation Continues Partnership with the Big 12 Conference Through Champions for Life Program

November 16, 2017

IRVING, Texas – The College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation has once again partnered with the Big 12 Conference through the CFP Foundation’s Extra Yard for Teachers platform to honor educators across the country. More than 100 student-athletes featured in the Big 12 Champions for Life campaign have been given the opportunity to recognize a teacher…

School Specialty and the College Football Playoff Foundation Collaborate to Award Five Classroom Makeovers

November 14, 2017

Students and teachers at M. Agnes Jones Elementary School and M.R. Hollis Innovation Academy in Atlanta among the first to be awarded innovative, secure and inspirational learning spaces GREENVILLE, Wis., November 14, 2017 – School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB: SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”) through its continued partnership with the College Football Playoff  (CFP)…

College Football Playoff Foundation and Atlantic Coast Conference Support Teachers

November 8, 2017

IRVING, Texas – The College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation has partnered with the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) to make a difference in K-12 education for the second consecutive year through the CFP Foundation’s Extra Yard for Teachers platform. ACC universities have made a positive impact in their communities throughout the college football season, including in-game…

College Football Playoff Foundation Continues Partnership with Pac-12 Conference in Support of Teachers

November 2, 2017

IRVING, Texas – The College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation has once again partnered with the Pac-12 Conference through the CFP Foundation’s Extra Yard for Teachers platform to make a difference in K-12 education within the conference’s six-state footprint. Earlier this fall, the CFP Foundation distributed a grant between $10,000 and $11,500 to each of the…

The Extra Yard – Vol. 1, Issue 3

November 1, 2017

Read how the CFP Foundation and Notre Dame have made a difference in underprivileged catholic schools, meet a teacher from Atlanta, and learn how a phenomenal educator responded to Hurricane Harvey.

College Football Playoff Foundation Joins Fiesta Bowl Charities Through $100,000 Donation To Fiesta Bowl Wishes For Teachers Program

October 26, 2017

IRVING, Texas – The College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation is joining Fiesta Bowl Charities to help Arizona teachers make a difference in their classrooms through a $100,000 donation to Fiesta Bowl Wishes for Teachers, in partnership with azcentral. The financial support is part of a matching gift program, where Fiesta Bowl Charities will match up…