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Education Committee

Connecting business and education

Our overreaching goal for the Education Committee is to connect businesses and education entities within the region, engage and obtain buy-in from the business community and increase student engagement. Four sub-committees will be formed to achieve the following:

  1. To grow the Chamber Foundation’s Scholarship Fund;
  2. Create partnerships among school principals and businesses;
  3. Obtain sponsorships and participants for hosting student tables at Chamber events;
  4. To host education supply drives.
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Council Co-Chair

Patty Dent

Buttelman & Associates Financial Services LLC
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Council Co-Chair

Susan DelPortal

Palm Beach State College
Carrie Bradburn/CAPEHART
Council Co-Chair

Katie Spitzig

Junior Achievement of the Palm Beaches & Treasure Coast®

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Meetings

Starting in August, this committee meets the first Thursday of every other month at 9:00 a.m. (Aug., Oct., Dec., Feb., Apr.) There is no meeting in June.

Eligibility

All Chamber members are welcome to participate. Guests are welcome.

Staff Contact

Kathleen Dempsey

Director of Community Engagement

kathleen@pbnchamber.com

(561) 748-3954