Category: Community Partnerships

Spirit of Education 2018

On March 8, the Dothan Education Foundation had the pleasure of honoring National Board Certified Teachers, Teacher of the Year Nominees and the Elementary and Secondary Teachers of the Year for Dothan City Schools at their annual Spirit of Education hosted by Mercedes-Benz of Dothan. Northview High School Sophomore, Shaquoria Marsh, paid tribute to honored…



9th Annual Education Showcase

January 25, 2018 – DOTHAN, ALABAMA – On Thursday, January 25, 2018, The Dothan Education Foundation in partnership with Dothan City Schools and Wiregrass Commons Mall held their 9th Annual Education Showcase. As one of the goals of the Dothan Education Foundation is to engage the community with Dothan City Schools, the Education Showcase was a great opportunity to…



2017 Dothan Area College Fair

September 6, 2017 – DOTHAN, ALABAMA – Students from Dothan, Houston and Henry County high schools will participate in the annual Dothan Area College Fair Monday, September 25 at Northview High School.  The fair begins at 8:30 a.m. and runs until Noon in the Northview High School Smith Convocation Center.   Representatives from more than 40…



Target Makes Gift Card Donation to DEF

August 10, 2017 – DOTHAN, ALABAMA – The Dothan Education Foundation (DEF) recently received some assistance in getting the students of Dothan City Schools (DCS) prepped for another great school year with a generous $500 gift card donation for school supplies from Target Retail Store in Dothan, Alabama. “This generous donation will not only close the…



DEF Receives Donation from BBVA Compass

December 21, 2016 – DOTHAN, Alabama — The Dothan Education Foundation was recently awarded a $5,000 contribution by the BBVA Compass Foundation to support the organization’s mission to strengthen student achievement, improve classroom instruction and teacher morale, and build community support and confidence in public schools in Dothan, AL. “BBVA Compass is helping the Dothan Education…