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Nationally recognized speaker comes to Danville!

November 12, 2018

Nationally recognized speaker comes to Danville!

Our VISION 2035 Education Work Group is hosting a motivational event for teachers & school administrators on Saturday, December 8 at O. T. Bonner Middle School in Danville.  The featured speaker for this event is nationally renowned motivator, author, and second grade teacher, Michael Bonner. Bonner has been recognized for his creative approaches to reaching students by Ellen DeGeneres, NBC Nightly News, Ashton Kutcher Foundation, Flocabulary, and FrontRow.

From Crayons to the Classrooms!

August 14, 2018

Fellowship Alum, Crystal Cobbs partnered with Danville After Hours Rotary to help educators obtain free school supplies for the academic year. The project was designed to help provide support to the students, staff, and families of the Woodrow Wilson, the intermediate school which reopened after being closed for nearly 5 years.

MBTI Facilitation Certification Earned

August 13, 2018

MBF's Executive Director, Jennifer Gregory recently earned the MBTI certification. MBTI (Myers-Briggs Type Indicator) is administered by trained professionals all over the world and is the most widely used personality assessment of its kind.

National Night Out

August 13, 2018

On August 7, Shelly and Christy celebrated with a variety of neighborhood organizations, community members, and leaders during Danville’s National Night Out! 

New Teacher Orientation

August 13, 2018

On July 24, Christy and Moose, joined by the VISION 2035 Education Work Group, attended the Danville Public Schools New Teacher Orientation. Over 60 new teachers participated in the event at Westwood Middle School. Educators were given MBF branded tote bags, along with information about how to join the MBF movement.