Sun Belt Conference, College Football Playoff Foundation Go the Extra Yard for Teachers

September 14, 2018

NEW ORLEANS – The Sun Belt Conference and the College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation are partnering up in 2018-19 to recognize teachers through the CFP Foundation’s Extra Yard for Teachers (EYFT) platform. The CFP Foundation created EYFT Week in 2015 to provide an opportunity for universities, coaches and student-athletes to take part in its mission…

Extra Yard for Teachers Week Comes to Pac-12 Networks as Pac-12 and College Football Playoff Foundation Continue Partnership

September 14, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO – With the fourth annual Extra Yard for Teachers Week taking place from Sept. 15-22, as announced by the College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation, Pac-12 Networks will be joining in the celebration as the Conference and all 12 of its member institutions plan to recognize and support teachers in their respective communities. The…

CFP Foundation and Bay Area Host Committee Partner with Landed to Help Local Educators Make Down Payments on New Homes

September 12, 2018

Direct Grants to be Awarded at 2019 Extra Yard for Teachers Summit Will Provide Down Payment Funding to Help Educators to Become New Homeowners SANTA CLARA, Calif. – The Bay Area Host Committee (BAHC) and the College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation today announced a joint partnership with Landed (landed.com), an innovative Bay Area company that partners…

Mid-American Conference Announces School Grants through the College Football Playoff Foundation

September 12, 2018

CLEVELAND, Ohio – The Mid-American Conference through the College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation’s Extra Yard For Teachers platform is providing funding for its 12-member institutions to establish a community-based program to continue to build positive relationships within each campus community. During the 2018-19 academic year, the MAC is providing $60,000 — $5,000 for each athletic…

CFP Foundation Celebrates Fourth Annual Extra Yard for Teachers Week

September 6, 2018

IRVING, Texas – The College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation today announced details surrounding the fourth annual Extra Yard for Teachers (EYFT) Week September 15-22. Over the eight-day period, the college football community will honor teachers on college campuses and in stadiums across the country. The CFP Foundation created EYFT Week in 2015 to provide an…

The Extra Yard – Vol. 2, Issue 2

September 5, 2018