Are you a teacher in Jefferson County? Enter to win the United Way/GenFed Financial Teacher of the Quarter award! Just participate in a community service project with your class, submit your application by December 15th, 2013 and you could win $250 for your class room and $50 for yourself! Choose to spend your winnings on something you need in your class room, or give your winnings back to the community in any way you would like – it’s all up to you.
Please contact the United Way of South Central Illinois at 618-242-8000 for ideas on timely community service projects based on what is needed in Jefferson County. You may be able to participate without having to leave your classroom, i.e. writing letters to servicemen overseas.
Click HERE for the Teacher of the Quarter Award Application!