Emmaus, Pa- July 23, 2018 -The East Penn School District Education Foundation announces a contribution from Peoples Security Bank and Trust to the East Penn School District Education Foundation in support of the Foundation’s Innovator Grant Program. Peoples Security Bank and Trust Executive Vice President, of Lehigh and Greater Delaware Valley Regions, Neal Koplin, presented a donation to Foundation Secretary, Jill Killo, during a presentation on Monday, July 16th 2018, at the Peoples Security Bank Emerick Blvd office.
The EPSD Education Foundation supports programs that enrich, extend and deepen the educational experiences of East Penn School District students in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics (STEAM). Programs in these areas are revolutionary in developing critical thinking, creativity, innovation and problem-solving skills - the tools students will need to live well and successfully in the East Penn Community.
This generous contribution supports the East Penn School District Education Foundation Innovator teacher grant program which offers teachers the opportunity to bring STEAM-Powered innovation to their East Penn classrooms. Through this grant program, the Foundation has the ability to “to enrich, extend and deepen the educational experiences of East Penn School District students with an emphasis on science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics.”