Category Archives: News

Honoring the Legacies of Mike Lehr and Tom Pritchard

Many of our members may know and remember two great leaders in both the Texas Retired Teachers Association (TRTA) and Texas Retired Teachers Foundation (TRTF): Mike Lehr and Tom Pritchard. Both gentlemen have served in multiple capacities for both organizations, guiding not only legislative activity, but also charitable giving and promoting the legacy of public…
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2015-2016 TRTF Scholarship and Grant Recipients

During the 62nd Annual TRTA Convention April 6-7, 2015 in Austin, TRTF announced the winners of the 15 $500 Classroom Assistance Grants and 16 $500 Student Scholarships. Below please find a complete list of the 2015-2016 Texas Retired Teachers Foundation (TRTF) Classroom Assistance Grant and Student Scholarship recipients.  TRTF 2015 Classroom Assistance Grants Randy Mayer…
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Foundation Month Videos to View and Share!

View and share the 2014 TRTF Foundation Month videos here! New videos are being created for the 2015 fundraising year. You can expect to see those here on the website by late October and throughout November. TRTF uses Foundation Month as a time to create momentum and inform members of TRTA about the great things the…
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West Relief Fund News

The remaining dollars donated to the West Relief Fund, which assisted residents affected by the West explosion, have been distributed. As you know, TRTA members joined together in April 2013 to raise funds to benefit retirees and active teachers who live in West, Texas after a fertilizer plant explosion caused significant damage to homes and…
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