Published on Wed., March 7, 2012

Lynchburg City School’s Partners in Education (PIE) got a chance to see how teaming up has made a difference in the lives of students in our community.

At the 22nd Annual PIE Recognition Program at Lynchburg College, pictures and videos were shown to highlight how area businesses, organizations and institutions have worked together to help Lynchburg City School students succeed. 

The Partners in Education program is a joint venture between the Lynchburg City Schools and the Lynchburg Regional Chamber of Commerce. The program is designed to create linkages between the school system and area businesses, organizations and institutions. To date, 260 partnerships have been created.

This year, first-year partners received certificates, and fifth-, tenth- and twentieth-year partners got special recognition as well.

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Beacon of Hope
Candler Oil
Dr. John Howard, DDS
Hunton Randolph Community Center
J Crew
Lynchburg Museum System
Lynchburg Public Library
Quaker Memorial Presbyterian Church
Salvation Army
Virginia Extension Agency

Boys and Girls Club
CiCi’s Pizza
Goodwill Industries
Presbyterian Home & Family Services

Amazement Square
Bank of America
Historic Sandusky Foundation & Civil War Museum
Lynchburg Humane Society
Texas Roadhouse
White Rock Hill Education Center

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Virginia
City of Lynchburg—Waste Management Division
Lynchburg Fire Department Station # 3—Shift B
The Associated General Contractors of VA—Central District
The Junior League of Lynchburg

Explorer Scouts of America
Lynchburg Police Department
Lynchburg Symphony Orchestra
Presbyterian Home & Family Services and Family Alliance
R R Donnelley Printing Co.
SunTrust Bank
The Babcock & Wilcox Company
YWCA of Central Virginia

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