Langley Federal Credit Union Awards Grants to Local Teachers

Media Inquiries Kelli Ragland, Vice President of Marketing

NEWPORT NEWS, VA – Langley Federal Credit Union awarded twelve $500 grants to local educators for their financial literacy education efforts. In total, Langley provided $6,000 to fund innovative classroom programs, teaching students budgeting, saving and spending skills.

"It is so important to provide students with the basics of financial management. A good foundation gives young people the opportunity to develop disciplined saving and spending habits which will serve them well throughout their lives," stated Langley President/CEO Tom Ryan. "We applaud all of the efforts these educators have made with these programs."

Langley has been awarding the Teacher Grants for nine years, and is dedicated to educating the community on financial matters. The following is a complete list of 2016 winners:

Elizabeth AndersonPoint Option High School
Stacey EllisPhoebus High School
Iris Harris-WilliamsEnterprise Academy
Melissa KhoshabaOscar Smith High School
Sabrina-Lee MilesGildersleeve Middle School
Jamie NortonYork River Academy
Jackie OuttenGloucester High School
Karis SeltzerLois Hornsby Middle School
Gina Mancuso-SidhuYork High School
Tiffanie SmithHeritage High School
Gabrielle ToniWestern Branch Middle School
Stephanie ToniCrestwood Middle School