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OnTrack Receives $1,000 Advanced Gift: Washington County Gives

Posted on:Friday, April 21st, 2017 @ 2:26 pm

OnTrack received its first Washington County Gives Advanced Gift of $1,000 from Jeanne Forrester Singer. A local tax and estate planning attorney and founding active partner of OnTrack, Jeanne is a tireless supporter of Washington County who generously gives her time, talent, and resources to improve the quality of life of all of our citizens. …

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College, Trades and Financial Aid Workshop: May 11th 6 PM to 8 PM

Posted on:Wednesday, April 19th, 2017 @ 5:42 pm

Did you know that financial aid is available for vocational programs at our local schools? Did you know that over 70% of students attending 4 year colleges receive financial aid? Did you know that 90% of students attending 2 year colleges receive financial aid? Did you know that $2.9 billion dollars in financial aid were …

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Washington County Gives: Advanced Giving starts April 18!

Posted on:Tuesday, April 11th, 2017 @ 2:41 pm

Did you know you can make your gift in advance of Washington County Gives Day? Advanced Giving starts April 18th Learn more: Advanced Giving Fact Sheet: Washington County Gives

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The Statisticks Lottery Video

Posted on:Monday, April 10th, 2017 @ 2:54 pm

Our schools can’t do it alone. Let’s not let lotteries, zip codes and dumb luck author our children’s futures. Our “Jamie’s” deserve the same opportunities as our “Jordan’s.” Watch this video and give on Washington County Gives Day–May 2nd. Help us, help them. https://washingtoncountygives.org/…/ontrack-washington-coun… The Statisticks Lottery  

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Learn the signs. Act Early. Milestone Moments in Early Childhood Development

Posted on:Saturday, April 8th, 2017 @ 3:45 am

Learn the signs. Act early. Please share this important piece on Milestone Moments. Our children deserve the best– from cradle to career.

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OnTrack Washington County to participate in Washington County Gives

Posted on:Friday, April 7th, 2017 @ 12:36 am

We’d appreciate your support PLUS when you donate to OnTrack on May 2, you will be entered to win an Unlimited Movie Pass to Leitersburg Cinemas – movies and concessions for two for a year! Win-win! Wondering where to go to make your donation on May 2nd? Here’s the website: Washington County Gives On Track Washington County.

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Heads Up’s Breaking Up with Student Debt Instagram Video Competition

Posted on:Wednesday, March 29th, 2017 @ 4:16 pm

Heads Up America — the College Promise Campaign’s initiative to build public support for free community college — is launching an Instagram-based video competition for students and alumni. With student debt at an all-time high, the cost of community college has become prohibitive for many of the students best served by these campuses. That is …

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Teen Job Fair – April 20, 2017

Posted on:Thursday, March 2nd, 2017 @ 4:08 pm

Thursday, April 20th WCPS is hosting a job fair at Tech High School specifically targeting students 16 and over.  The event hopes to connect students to summer job opportunities, an apprenticeship, or their first job as a graduating senior to help them pay for college or start their career.  If your company is interested in …

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“Character Counts” Community Meeting

Posted on:Wednesday, March 1st, 2017 @ 5:13 pm

Be brave enough to start a conversation that matters! The Washington County Character Counts™ Coalition invites you to join us in a conversation between community members and local law enforcement: CITIZEN AND COMMUNITY ROLES IN PARTNERING WITH LAW ENFORCEMENT SATURDAY, MARCH 4, 2017 ELGIN STATION 40 ELGIN BLVD. HAGERSTOWN, MD Registration/Refreshments 8:30-9:00 am Conversation 9:00-11:00 …

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Washington County Day on the Job – Thursday, February 2, 2017

Posted on:Tuesday, December 20th, 2016 @ 3:16 pm

A major focus area for our OnTrack initiative is connecting students to possible career paths at an early age. A great way to do this is to host a student for a “Day on the job” event which WCPS hosts each year. On February 2nd, WCPS will be allowing their 8th graders to spend the …

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