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Trine partners with LaGrange County Promise
Friday Aug 08, 2014 10:37am
By: Tim Murray
LAGRANGE - The LaGrange County Promise and Trine University are partners in an event to give elementary grade students a look at college life.
The “Walk Into My Future” event will give students in grades kindergarten through 3 a glimpse at a day in college. It will include tours of the Trine campus, including classrooms and dormitories.
Promise participants and their families receive information and tools necessary to increase access to and success in post-secondary and career readiness education.
Each student can enroll in a CollegeChoice 529 Direct Savings Plan with Parkview Health providing seed money to each student who opens an account.
Along with Parkview Health the participants in the LaGrange County Promise include Cole Center Family YMCA, LaGrange County schools, and LaGrange County Economic Development Corporation.
More information is available online.