Director of Kids Thank a Veteran Wins National Award
Cherie Reid, Director of KTAV has been awarded the 1012 VFW National Citizenship Award. The award was presented at the National VFW Convention in Reno, Nevada. One award is given each year to the citizen who must clearly defines the goal of helping our national heroes. Cherie has been involved with veterans through her website, Children's National Butterfly Tree for the fallen and through a variety of speaking engagements and television interviews.
"Teacher Of The Year"
Cherie Reid, Director of "Kids Thank A Veteran" was honored as "Teacher of the Year" for Ocean County, New Jersey for her national veteran's website for children. The award was given by the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the Womens Auxiliary, Department of New Jersey.
"Power To Learn Grant"
Cherie Reid, Director of "Kids Thank A Veteran" was honored at Madison Square Garden, New York City, July 8th, for her excellence in education with a "Power to Learn Grant" from Teachers Network. Nineteen awards were given nationwide.
Our Latest Statistics
US Education Departments that are including "Kids Thank A Veteran" in either their websites, curriculum or teacher communications - 13
Governors who have responded - 16