Lorenzo ISD LISD Awarded $100,000 From Hurst Farm Supply

Published 07/15 2014 10:46AM

Updated 07/15 2014 11:02AM

LORENZO, TX (NEWS RELEASE) -- Lorenzo ISD Superintendent, Dr. Jerrod Pickering is proud to report that Lorenzo ISD has received a commitment from Hurst Farm Supply to give $100,000 over the next five years to help support LISD’s new Career and Technology program.

Lorenzo ISD is in the process of completing a new building to house the district’s new Electricians
Program. The program, working in partnership with South Plains College will be designed to help high school students obtain a basic electricians certification.

Hurst Farm Supply has awarded LISD with an initial donation of $50,000 with a commitment to an
additional $12,500 per year over the next four years. CEO, Joe Hurst, explained that Lorenzo is where his company began and he was ready to give back to the community where he received his start. Hurst is no stranger to charity, however. Each year, all seven communities in which there is a store benefit from the generosity of the Hurst Farm Supply Family.

Dr. Pickering explained that there are still donation opportunities for businesses who wish to aid in this endeavor. Any questions can be directed to him at 8066345591 ext. 222.

For More Information:
Hurst Farm Supply - http://www.hurstfs.com/
Lorenzo ISD - http://www.lorenzoisd.net

(News release by Lorenzo Independent School District)

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