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Back to School Checklist

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

It’s that time again! Your kids are nearly done with their summer breaks, and of course, they’re all very excited to head back to school. They’re excited, right? It’s hard to keep track of everything you need to .. Read more


2018 College Scholarships Awarded

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

The Alliance is pleased to announce college scholarships totaling $44,000 were awarded to 34 deserving students for the 2018 fall semester. This brings the total scholarship program awards to more than $2.7 million since inception in 1996.  .. Read more


College Scholarships Awarded For 2017

Tuesday, August 08, 2017

The Alliance Scholarship Program was started in 1996 as a way to assist members and their dependents defray the costs associated with a college education and, with seemingly ever-rising college expenses, that need is even greater today.  .. Read more


Encouraging Academic Excellence

Wednesday, November 02, 2016

Children today are growing up surrounded by technology. It only makes sense that technology should be a part of the classroom experience. Educators across America are taking measures to increase interactivity with students and enhance teach .. Read more


College Scholarships Awarded For 2016

Thursday, August 04, 2016

The Alliance Scholarship Program was started in 1996 to help Alliance Member families meet the costs associated with college attendance - the tuition, books, fees and equipment that students require. "College education expenses are a real c .. Read more


4 Suggestions to Prepare for the College Application Process

Tuesday, September 08, 2015

As school resumes across the nation, most students are busy acclimating to their new fall routines. For those in high school planning to go to college, however, it’s important to start being aware of what needs to be done to prepare y .. Read more


3 Tips to Save on Back To School Shopping

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

As summer winds to a close, parents start the process of shopping for supplies for their school-age kids. In 2010, the National Retail Federation estimated that the average American family would spend more than $600 on back to school suppli .. Read more


Scholarships Awarded for 2015

Saturday, August 08, 2015

One of the most exciting times at Alliance is when the scholarship recipients are announced each year. The exceptional scholastic achievements of these students led to their being selected to receive a $2,000 scholarship for their first yea .. Read more


Don't Rule Out College Because of Rising Tuition

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

It comes as no surprise that the cost of attending college has been increasing over the years, with many colleges and universities passing operating expenses on to students in the form of higher tuition. Obtaining a college degree is still  .. Read more


Skilled Workers Get Support

Thursday, October 16, 2014

According to U.S. economic conditions released in the Federal Reserve's mid-year survey, the demand for skilled workers remains high. Competition for high-skilled employees has created pressure to increase salaries in specific fields includ .. Read more