Monthly Archives: October 2013

Simple Fundraising Ideas

Six Simple Local Unit Fundraising Ideas Help the Foundation raise $100,000 from now until the end of the year! As your local units celebrate Foundation Month and raise funds to support educators of the past, present and future, here are some quick and easy methods to get your members involved and encourage them to donate!…
Read more

Legacy

The Texas Retired Teachers Foundation (TRTF) Legacy Campaign promotes a positive image of public education in Texas, as well as the Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS). So far, the Legacy Campaign has produced two videos. View the videos and read more about them below! Stay tuned for additional updates as to how TRTF is…
Read more

History

The Texas Retired Teachers Foundation (TRTF) was formed in 1988 as a part of the Texas Retired Teachers Association (TRTA) under the name the Building Fund Trust. The trust was formed for the purpose of acquiring and providing a home office building for TRTA in Austin. From 1988 to 2000, the Building Fund Trust raised…
Read more

Vision

To be recognized as a leader in providing useful services to retired Texas teachers and school personnel. To be a model for other similar foundations in the USA to emulate.
Read more