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Glenda Bernhardt Cares About the Long-Term Success of Children (August 2020)

One Takes: New director of Freedom School Partners (August 2020)

New Initiative Launches To Create Social Justice and Equity In Charlotte -- Bridge Builders Charlotte (July 2020)

Freedom School has critical role for Charlotte students (July 2020)

Freedom School Partners continues its important work stopping summer learning loss despite challenges posed by COVID-19 (July 2020)

Shop for Good Week: Freedom School Partners (July 2020)

Charlotte-area family donates over 1,000 books (June 2020)

Free summer program to keep kids reading this summer (June 2020)

Family collects 1,400 books for Freedom School Partners (June 2020)

South Charlotte Weekly’s 100 Biggest Newsmakers of 2019 (Dec. 2019)

Freedom School Partners Taps Glenda Bernhardt As CEO And Executive Director (Dec. 2019)

Press Release: Freedom School Partners announces new CEO and Executive Director (Dec. 2019)

Mary Nell McPherson's Community Of Freedom School Readers Puts Charlotte On National Map (Dec. 2019)

Press Release: Freedom School Partners collaborates with Elinvar in search of new executive director (Sept. 2019)

Freedom Schools Partners retiring after 20 years (Sept. 2019)

Press Release: Freedom School Partners executive director, Mary Nell McPherson, to retire (Aug. 2019)

#52 Tuesdays: Freedom School Partners Provided 10 Scholarships This Year  (Aug. 2019)

August 13, 2019
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#52 Tuesdays: Freedom School Partners Provided 10 Scholarships This Year 

Charlotte School gets donation from big corporation (August 2019)

Promenade of Charlotte gives $10K to Freedom School Partners (July 2019)

The Charlotte Observer (Sept. 2018)

Sept. 27, 2018

Freedom School Partners is among 17 nonprofits in Charlotte to receive generous funding from Bank of America and Albemarle Corp. over a five year period. Full article.

“Bank of America and chemical company Albemarle Corp. announced Thursday they are each donating $10 million to more than a dozen Charlotte-area nonprofits to address the region’s upward mobility problem.”- The Charlotte Observer

WBTV “Share Charlotte highlights Freedom School Partners” (Aug. 2018)

WBTV “Freedom School Partners has the 'secret sauce' for success“ (July 2017)

WBTV "Speak Out" Ways to get involved (April 2016)

Spectrum News "College Students to Work with CMS Students on Summer Reading" (June 2015)