Anderson Foundation grants $50K to THINC

Reprinted from LaGrange Daily News

LaGRANGE — The Ray C. Anderson Foundation presented a $50,000 grant to the THINC College and Career Academy at 10 a.m. Monday in the THINC campus.

“We are excited to be able to provide monetary support and inspiration to these students who are emerging as the next generation of leaders in Troup County and beyond,” said Harriet Langford, foundation trustee, in a written statement. “The timing for this partnership between the foundation and the academy could not come at a better time, as we find ourselves on the edge of the next phase of moving forward with ‘The Ray,’ the sustainable highway of the future.

She added that the foundation looks forward to “the creative innovation, technical expertise and futuristic thinking that these students can bring to that process.” She stressed the work is important to drive toward a collaborative future for the community and “create a better world for tomorrow’s child.”

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