NAEIR Exhibits at IPA 2012 Principals Conference

Patti Woolsey, New Member Coordinator, Dawn Parton, Customer Service Representative and I attended the Illinois Principals Association 2012 Conference on Monday, October 22nd.  This was the one day that exhibitors were in attendance at the Peoria Civic Center as the remaining two days of the conference were devoted to professional development opportunities for an anticipated…

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NAEIR Member featured in People Magazine

John Mika of Western New York Shares Kingdom Bound Ministries in Buffalo, NY had a brilliant idea back in October of 2011.  The program he started – Teacher’s Desk, provides basic classroom materials to local area teachers who shop for these free supplies at the Teacher’s Desk location in Buffalo, NY.  Appointments are made through…

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NAEIR Attends 2012 HUD – Illinois Homeless Provider Conference

Dawn Parton, NAEIR’s Member Enrollment Representative and I attended the 2012 Peer to Peer Homeless Provider Conference held at the Hilton Hotel in Springfield, IL.  The conference took place over a two day period on Sept 11th, the eleventh anniversary of 9-11  and Sept 12th.  Approximately 340 individuals were in attendance.Ray E. Willis, Director, HUD…

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Independent Sector Spreads the Word on NAEIR’s Teacher’s Program

Independent Sector has just announced NAEIR’s Teacher’s Program on their Members@Work webpage – – alerting the organization’s national membership to this unique opportunity for the nation’s teachers.  Many of IS’ members are involved in one way or another with education.  As a member of IS, NAEIR is proud of its association with the organization and of our…

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Major Retail Industry Publication Features NAEIR Article

Extra Inventory? Donate itCorporations support charities, clear space and get tax breaks by donating excess inventory.” ‘These donations are a very efficient and effective means to help us deal with stock situations, and our products get funneled to people who might not otherwise have easy access to it,’ says Art Swanson, strategic sales manager at…

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NAEIR Teacher’s Program Announced at Chamber Luncheon for New Teachers

While at the Galesburg Area Chamber of Commerce’s annual New Teachers Luncheon,  I had the opportunity to talk about NAEIR as well as announce the imminent launch of NAEIR’s Teacher’s Program.  The program was formally launched Tuesday, August 14th, with direct registration effective immediately and ordering capabilities online expected no later than Friday, August 17th….

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