Wednesday, June 23, 2010
Nearly 2,000 teachers in the New York City area competed for the grant via a month-long contest.
Smith will be presented with the grant at Citi Field prior to the New York Mets' hosting the Minnesota Twins. 50 free tickets to the game will go to her students and their parents so that they can be on hand when she is presented with the check.
Wednesday, June 2, 2010
Designed to enhance the prosperity of start-up and newly established African American women-owned businesses, the grants will be awarded to non-traditional entrepreneurs in an effort to help them reach their greatest potential and achieve goals in delivering quality products to the Gwinnett County community and beyond.
Tuesday, June 1, 2010
The fund is designed to assist business districts in organizing or meeting individual district needs such as beautification or public safety projects, repairs to roads or sidewalks, collective marketing tools, or creating collateral to benefit their businesses.