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November is Foundation Month!

Welcome to November, when members of the Texas Retired Teachers Association (TRTA) celebrate and honor the great charitable endeavors of our charitable partner organization, the Texas Retired Teachers Foundation (TRTF)! TRTF just launched its annual appeal to raise funds for its four primary charitable programs and its endowment fund: “A Helping Hand,” Classroom Assistance Grants,…
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Fall into the season with TRTF!

The Texas Retired Teachers Foundation (TRTF) is ready for fall! Fall is when TRTF hosts its annual fundraising drive to support its many charitable programs: "A Helping Hand," Beginning Teacher Scholarships, Classroom Assistance Grants, the Disaster Relief Fund, the Legacy Campaign, and the Lehr-Pritchard Endowment Fund! The districts and local units affiliated with TRTA often…
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Download the 2020 Beginning Teacher Scholarship Application today!

One of TRTF's charitable programs is the Beginning Teacher Scholarship program, which reimburses an applicant for certification tests and test results and provides money to help the applicant purchase classroom materials for his or her first year of teaching. An applicant must be related to a current TRTA member, and plan on teaching in Texas…
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Download the 2020 Classroom Assistance Grant Application today!

One of TRTF's most popular charitable endeavors is the Classroom Assistance Grant program, which awards funds to public school teachers who demonstrate commitment to public education and Texas children through the creation of programs, events or other learning platforms. An applicant must be a public school teacher for the 2020-2021 school year who pays into…
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