Archive for September, 2015

Celebrate My Drive Grants

DATE September 21, 2015 LEAVE A COMMENT

Entry Period: October 12-25 Celebrate My Drive® encourages teens to make positive choices as they begin driving, like 2N2 — 2 eyes on the road, 2 hands on the wheel. Enter October 12-25, 2015, for a chance to win a $100,000 grant and an Echosmith concert for your high school by showing State Farm how […]

Kent ISD and Lowell Rock Orchestra Selected for Arts Advocacy Award

DATE September 21, 2015 LEAVE A COMMENT

State Farm® Youth Advisory Board Grants $83,750 to Service Learning Project by School News Network   Lowell Area Schools, MI —  Student musicians joined educators on stage Oct. 23 as State Farm representatives present a check to Kent ISD to fund the Rock Orchestra Arts Advocacy Project. The grant will help orchestra students and their […]

Rock Orchestra Arts Advocacy Project

DATE September 21, 2015 LEAVE A COMMENT

Through an innovative Rock Orchestra Retreat, Camp and Performances, student musicians will advocate for arts education in the State Farm service – learning initiative.  The project will increase support and enrollment in music education in urban schools. Student musicians will (a) inspire minority youth living in poverty to enroll in music programs (b) increase youth […]