The Foundation for Lee County Public Schools, Inc. will host the 14th annual Partners in Education Breakfast recognizing the outstanding businesses that partner with our schools. The breakfast will be held Friday, Sept. 25 at Harborside Event Center at 7:30 a.m.
Don Yaeger will be keynote speaker. Yaeger is a New York Times best-selling author, former Sports Illustrated associate editor, media coach, speaker, and business leader. Yaeger has distilled Sixteen Consistent Characteristics of Greatness, using rich, personal accounts gathered from 20 years of interviews and writing biographies with many of today's greatest sports legends and business leaders. Yaeger is a frequent guest on national television programs such as Nightline, Dateline, 20/20 and many others.
The breakfast will highlight Business Partners of the Year, Suncoast Schools Federal Credit Union/Suncoast for Kids Foundation and Microsoft.
Tickets for the breakfast are $40, sponsorship opportunities are also available.
The Partners in Education program works to create partnerships between the business and education community to enrich the curriculum and enhance the quality of education in public schools. Our business partners bring outside resources, time, talent or treasure, to our schools which give our students and teachers opportunities to excel.