Lenoir County Education Foundation
Chairperson: Chamber Chair-elect, Judy Jones, State Farm Insurance
Staff: Laura Lee Sylvester President and Brandon Donaldson, Director of Finance & Operations
The Education Committee and Foundation is a catalyst for educational excellence and an improved quality of life in Lenoir County by connecting the business community and all levels of education through related activities and awareness.
-Support and assist the Lenoir County Public School’s vision, mission, and goals
-Host the Adult Spelling Bee, JEANS and other fundraising events to fund the annual teacher mini grant program
-Assist the Lenoir County Public School system with Build-a-Backpack project which helps provide school supplies to help children in need
-Support school’s awareness efforts connecting to community, work force development, and businesses.