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2015-16 Heart of the Apple Recipient: Dick Munro

Champions For Learning is pleased to announce Night of Champions honoree, J. Richard “Dick” Munro, will also be the recipient of the 2015-2016 Heart of the Apple. Dick will be honored for the significant impact he dick munro landing page pichas made on the learning environment for students in Collier County.

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It’s Golden Apple Time!

If you’re a teacher who wants to share your great idea and work with your community, apply for the Golden Apple today! All eligible teachers can apply to receive a Golden Apple and a $5,000 grant, from the Suncoast Credit Union Foundation, to go toward expanding, adapting and/or building on their great ideas. Click here to download the application and selection process. The deadline to apply is October 5, 2015.

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You Can Help Connect Students to Their Future!

As you read this newsletter, teachers are making lesson plans and are gearing up for this school year. They have many great ideas that can have an extremely positive impact on children and make our community a better teacher studentplace, but they need your help!

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Featured Champion: Mike Adams/Adams Food Inc. McDonald’s

“Education is important. Children are our future. They’re the ones who will be running our country,” says Mike Adams Sr., founder of Adams Foods Inc., which  is a family owned company that operates 19 SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURESMcDonald’s Restaurants in Southwest Florida.

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