September 08, 2006
Boeing has announced a donation of $100,000 for teacher professional development, additional training for principals and other efforts. Boeing is one of Long Beach's largest employers and is long-time supporter of the Long Beach Unified School District.
"We deeply appreciate Boeing's loyal and generous support of our schools," said Christopher J. Steinhauser, Superintendent of Schools for the Long Beach Unified School District. "Boeing knows that good schools help to provide skilled workers and better communities. As an outstanding corporate citizen, Boeing continues to help us give children brighter futures."
The latest grant also will go toward Head Start and Child Development Centers, Special Education programs and additional math training for local educators.