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WCHS, January 13, 2023: West Virginia coat drives work to keep residents warm during winter

WSAZ, January 10, 2023: Coats4Kids third annual coat drive underway throughout W.Va.

WCHS, December 4, 2022: Charleston's Education Alliance helps students adjust to post-pandemic learning

The Morgan Messenger, December 1, 2022: The Education Alliance kicks off 40th Anniversary with call to revitalize School Business Partnerships

The Independent Herald, December 1, 2022: The Education Alliance kicks off 40th Anniversary with call to revitalize School Business Partnerships

WV Public Broadcasting, October 18, 2022: Educational Summit In Charleston Focuses On Education’s Role In Business

The Morgan Messenger, October 18, 2022: The Education Alliance kicks off 40th Anniversary with call to revitalize School Business Partnerships

WV MetroNews, October 18, 2022: Business, education leaders discuss strategies to help students 'Grow Your Own Career Pathway'

WV MetroNews, October 18, 2022: WV Education Summit draws hundreds of business leaders eager to fill jobs

WVNews, October 16, 2022: West Virginia Education Summit looking at Pathways to the Future

The Register-Herald, October 14, 2022: W.Va. Education Summit looking at Pathways to the Future

The Weirton Daily Times, September 9, 2022: W.Va. Economic Development Council discusses workforce solutions at Oglebay

The Intelligencer, September 8, 2022: West Virginia Economic Development Council Discusses Workforce Solutions at Oglebay

The Herald Dispatch, August 2, 2022: Cabell County students part of interns presenting capstone projects to companies

WCHS, May 12, 2022: Toyota, Kanawha County Schools announce inaugural class of 4T Academy

Wetzel Chronicle, May 11, 2022: Wetzel County Students Showcase Innovation EQT Foundation Partners with Education Alliance to Explore STEM Careers

LOOTPRESS, April 12, 2022: Southern to hold blanket and sleeping bags drive

WVNews, January 26, 2022: Nearly 2,400 winter items collected to help West Virginia families stay warm

Logan Banner, January 12, 2022: Coats4Kids drive aims to collect 1,000 winter items for West Virginians in need

WVNews, January 10, 2022: Group looks to warm up more than just hearts during West Virginia's Coat4Kids drive

MetroNews, January 9, 2022: Coats 4 Kids collects winter gear for children in need

WOWK, January 3, 2022: Coats4Kids Drive hopes to collect 1,000 winter clothing items for West Virginians in need

WCVM, December 2, 2021: New program at Washington High School teaches students career skills

The Journal, December 2, 2021: Washington High leadership class presents W.Va. Ready Internship program capstone projects

The Inter-Mountain, November 15, 2021: Courts excited for opportunities with program

WV News, November 4, 2021: Head of Education Alliance in Charleston (West Virginia) excited for opportunities with ARC Appalachian Leadership Institute’s Fellowship

WV Metro News, October 21, 2021: Students compete, learn engineering skills at Capital City Pumpkin Drop

The State Journal, October 18, 2021: Business, education leaders discuss student career readiness at West Virginia Education Summit

The Paintsville Herald, October 10, 2021: Appalachian Regional Commission announces Appalachian Leadership Institute Fellows for 21-22

The Highland County Press, October 8, 2021: ARC announces Appalachian Leadership Institute Fellows for 2021-2022

WV News, September 29, 2021: 6 West Virginians to participate in ARC's Appalachian Leadership Institute

The Marietta Times, September 15, 2021: Students cleaned the area as thanks to first responders

WTAP, September 14, 2021: Williamstown High Schoolers show some love to school building and first responders

WV Metro News, July 30, 2021: The Education Alliance’s summer intern program winds down with student presentations

The Inter-Mountain, June 29, 2021: WV Ready Internship Program is a Valuable Tool

The Intelligencer, June 28, 2021: Internship Program Is a Valuable Tool

The Parkersburg News and Sentinel, June 21, 2021: Ritchie County students win ArcGIS Online Competition

CBS FOX Channel 59, June 11, 2021: College Bound Saturday offering free financial aid support for West Virginia students

The Intelligencer, June 11, 2021: Free FAFSA Help Available Saturday at West Virginia Northern Community College in Wheeling

Bollyinside, June 7, 2021: West Virginia Business and School Leaders Discuss the Future of Virtual Internships for High School Students | State newspaper news

WV Metro News, June 1, 2021: The Education Alliance hosts EDTalk on how pandemic shaped future of career readiness

The Parkersburg News and Sentinel, May 28, 2021: WV Ready: Virtual internships have much to offer

WV News, May 25, 2021: West Virginia school and business leaders discuss future of virtual internships for high school students

The Parkersburg News and Sentinel, May 24, 2021: Parkersburg Area Community Foundation announces grant recipients

WTAP, May 21, 2021: Parkersburg Area Community Foundation raises $505 thousand from Give Local MOV

The Herald-Dispatch, May 16, 2021: Local school districts team up with United Way to fight dropout rates

WV News, May 14, 2021: U.S. Senators Manchin, Capito: Funding to support AmeriCorps, other West Virginia agencies coming

Metro News, May 12, 2021: Education Alliance, Toyota expanding internship program

Point Pleasant Register, May 12, 2021: Board of Ed. approves personnel

WFMZ, April 15, 2021: West Virginia Elementary School named "March Math Madness" Champion in National Contest

CISION, April 22, 2021: West Virginia Elementary School named “March Math Madness” Champion in National Contest

WCHS, April 14, 2021: AEP Foundation awards $250,000 grant to WV Ready Graduate Internship Program

WSAZ, April 14, 2021: AEP pouring $250K into W.Va. high schools

The Logan Banner, March 24, 2021: Buffalo Grade moves up to final two in national math competition

WSAZ, March 23, 2021: Logan County increase in math skills

Metro News, March 23, 2021: Logan County students in national math competition

News Break, March 17, 2021: Buffalo Grade competing in final four of national math competition

WOWK, March 16, 2021: Free virtual college tours planned for WV middle school students

WSAZ, March 1, 2021: FAFSA Deadline for High School Seniors

The Register-Herald, February 24, 2021: Promise Scholarship deadline gets closer

Wayne County News, February 24, 2021: Education Alliance announces new board members

WOAY, February 23, 2021: Less than a week remaining for WV high school seniors to apply for Promise Scholarship

The Herald-Dispatch, February 15, 2021: Education Alliance announces new board members

WVVA, February 8, 2021: Thousands of coats collected for students by Education Alliance

The Herald-Dispatch, February 7, 2021: Coats4Kids drive collects 3,000 winter items

WOWK, February 5, 2021: Coats for Kids helps WV families keep warm this winter

The Journal, February 5, 2021: Five Berkeley Co. students win in Cool Cash for College drawings

The Herald-Dispatch, January 25, 2021: Winter clothing donation drive aims to keep West Virginians warm

WV Metro News, January 25, 2021: Statewide Coats4Kids Drive enters second week

West Virginia Press, January 21, 2021: Help keep West Virginia students warm: Coats4Kids program

The Wayne County News, January 20, 2021: Education Alliance AmeriCorps and One Warm Coat are partnering

WDTV, January 19. 2021: State wide coat drive in honor of Martin Luther King JR. Day of Service

Huntington News, January 19, 2021: Coats4Kids Drive Aims to Collect 400 Winter Items for West Virginians in Need

WSAZ, January 18, 2021: Coats4Kids drive begins Monday, runs through Feb. 1

WVVA, January 18, 2021: A West Virginia non-profit starts a coat drive in honor of MLK Day of Service

WOWK, January 18, 2021: Coat drive helps West Virginia kids in need this winter

WTAP, January 18, 2021: Coat drive happening for kids to keep them warm

The Charleston Gazette-Mail, January 18, 2021: Groups launch winter clothing donation drive on MLK Jr.’s birthday

News Break, January 18, 2021: Coat drive helps West Virginia kids in need this winter

The Charleston Gazette-Mail, January 17, 2021: Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation announces fourth-quarter grant recipients

The Dominion Post, January 4, 2021: High school seniors who apply for Promise Scholarship and complete FAFSA eligible for prizes through new statewide contest

The Journal, December 17, 2020: Around the Region

WV Metro News, December 13, 2020: Possible prizes available to FAFSA, Promise Scholarship applicants

CBS FOX Channel 59, December 8, 2020: Education Alliance creates contest to urge students to apply for Federal Student Aid

The Intelligencer, December 10, 2020: Completing Promise, FAFSA Paperwork Could Lead to Prizes In New Contest

WDTV, December 8, 2020: “Cool Cash for College Contest” calling on high school seniors

The Herald-Dispatch, October 21, 2020: Students share their hope for a better world in art and poetry showcase

WV Press Association, October 15, 2020: Jeb Bush delivers message to W.Va. Education Summit: Education has to go on

WV Press Association, October 6, 2020: Education Alliance hosting virtual Education Summit over three dates: Oct. 14, 20, 22

The Herald-Dispatch, October 6, 2020: Cabell launches online COVID-19 information hub

The Herald-Dispatch, August 16, 2020: Education Alliance interns' capstone presentations featured Toyota Motor Manufacturing WV

The Independent Herald, August 11, 2020: Education Alliance interns' capstone presentations featured Toyota Motor Manufacturing WV

The Herald-Dispatch, August 9, 2020: W.Va. high school students experience real-world learning through virtual internships

The Parkersburg News and Sentinel, August 8, 2020: West Virginia high school students learning through internships

The Independent Herald, August 7, 2020: W.Va. high school students experience real-world learning through virtual internships

WTRF, July 31, 2020: Students present virtual internship

CISION PR Newswire, June 23, 2020: EQT Foundation Announces Second Quarter Giving

The Herald-Dispatch, June 16, 2020: Barboursville Middle students state winners in national 'story mapping' contest

DVIDS, June 4, 2020: Mountaineer ChalleNGe Academy support ongoing despite COVID-19

The Inter-Mountain, May 16, 2020: Manchin, Capito fight for broadband access

The Register Herald, May 12, 2020: New River CTC student launches project to bring smiles to Raleigh Center residents

WV Metro News, May 12, 2020: Learning with broadband the subject of Education Alliance EDTalk

The Record Delta, April 30, 2020: BVC seeks volunteers and donations 

Appalachian Power, April 30, 2020: Keeping on track in math

Volunteer West Virginia, April 21, 2020: Covid-19: How AmeriCorps Is Helping

Hampshire Review, March 4, 2020: Born Learning

The Intelligencer Wheeling News-Register, March 11, 2020: Wheeling Park Selected in 'WV Ready Partnership' Competition

The Intelligencer Wheeling News-Register, March 11, 2020: Education, Business Leaders Address 'Career Readiness'

Defense Visual Information Distribution Service, February 6, 2020: Mountaineer ChalleNGe Academy honored as National Guard Youth Foundation's Program of the Year

Charleston Gazette-Mail, January 31, 2020: Toyota president joins Education Alliance board

The Herald-Dispatch, January 30, 2020: New board members join Education Alliance

Putnam Herald, January 29, 2020: Putnam Herald Srini Joins EA Board

Bowles Rice Views & Visions, January 24, 2020: The Future of Learning, Class 2033

The Panhandle News, January 23, 2020: Gat Caperton on Panhandle Live

The Journal, January 23, 2020: Local businessman encourages others to contribute to student readiness

WV Press Association, January 17, 2020: Gat Caperton to discuss WV Ready Graduate at Jefferson County Regional Chamber of Commerce 

WV Press InSight, January 6, 2020: WV Ready Graduate 

The Logan Banner, December 4, 2019: Omar Elementary School hosts community math night

The Lincoln Journal, November 12, 2019: Staying bright after dark: Bobcats, Lions host themed evenings

The Montgomery Herald, November 2, 2019: Appalachian Power chief urges support of WV Ready internship program

WV News, October 30, 2019: Education Alliance Summit in Charleston, WV, emphasizes flexibility, innovation

Metro News, October 30, 2019: College and career readiness take center stage at education summit in Charleston

Metro News, October 29, 2019: Toyota WV president praises his team

Charleston Gazette-Mail, October 28, 2019: Chris Beam - The importance of 'WV Ready' graduates

Point Pleasant Register, October 25, 2019: West Virginia Ready Graduates

The Exponent Telegram, October 23, 2019: West Virginia Ready Graduates worthy of support

The Herald-Dispatch, October 22, 2019: WV Ready Graduate site promotes student readiness

West Virginia Press Association, October 21, 2019: Registration open for 2019 West Virginia Education Summit Oct. 30 in Charleston, October 15, 2019: Website Engages Students, Employers

WOAY TV, October 15, 2019: WV Ready Graduate Brings Together Businesses To Promote Student Readiness

Point Pleasant Register, October 14, 2019: Program to engage students, families, employers

GKVF YouTube, October 5, 2019: Community Connections with The Education Alliance 

The Intelligencer: Wheeling News-Register, September 22, 2019: Warwood Middle School Prepares Students for the Workplace

The Record Delta, September 14, 2019: What skills do B-U grads need to succeed?

WOWK-TV, August 16, 2019: West Virginia Ranks #2 In Nation for Producing AmeriCorps Volunteers

Huntington News, July 27, 2019: Students Experience Real-World Learning Through Summer Internship

Putnam County News, July 26, 2019: Summer Internship at Toyota Plant

The Charleston Gazette-Mail, July 26, 2019: Toyota Motor's WV Ready interns reflect on their summer experience

WV News, July 26, 2019: Partnership allows high school students to get hands-on summer internship

WVNS-TV, May 6, 2019: One organization in West Virginia is putting education first

The Register-Herald, June 14, 2019: Combining community leadership and education

The Register-Herald, June 13, 2019: Education Alliance to feature "EdTalks"

The Register-Herald, June 2, 2019: Becoming a partner in education

WTRF-TV, May 6, 2019: Wheeling Park High School hosts ED-Talks Event