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  • 04.27.16 Donors

    Investing in Education - A Partner’s Perspective

    “Education is a great equalizer,” explains Rodney Bullard, Executive Director at the Chick-fil-A Foundation and Vice President of Community Affairs at Chick-fil-A. “We’re very serious about education because we’re very serious about making sure that every child grows up to be everything they are purposed to be.”

    In this short interview, Mr. Bullard explains why community-minded companies like Chick-fil-A are so deeply committed to K-12 education and why they choose to partner with us to serve disadvantaged children.

    “This is about real…

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  • 05.08.15 Donors

    Atlanta Falcons commit to Louisiana kids

    The Atlanta Falcons announced today a contribution to Arete Scholars Fund for the 2015-16 school year and the education of Louisiana school children. With its latest commitment, the Falcons organization will have funded 70 K-12 scholarships for at-risk students since 2013. The scholarships empower lower income parents to choose schools that best meet the learning needs of their children.

    “The Falcons are committed to serving youth through our Atlanta Falcons Youth Foundation grants and…

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  • 03.16.15 Donors

    Chick-fil-A Foundation funds new scholarships

    The Chick-fil-A Foundation announced today its recent donation to Arete Scholars Fund in Louisiana. The gift will provide K-12 scholarships and help disadvantaged children gain access to schools that better match their individual learning needs.

    “Investing in young people is at the heart of our mission,” said Rodney Bullard, Vice President of Community Affairs at Chick-fil-A, Inc. and Executive Director of the Chick-fil-A Foundation. “We are proud to partner with educational organizations…

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a chance by giving their parents a choice.