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Edison & Ford Winter Estates Blog

Edison & Ford Winter Estates Blog

President’s Update ~ Chris Pendleton, President & CEO

Posted by Edison Ford Winter Estates On December 5th

president updateThis time of year, it is all about schedules at Edison Ford as we roll out the season, but also look at some wonderful
Please mark your calendar for:
* Holiday Nights runs through January 3, 2016.
Holiday Nights is FREE to Edison Ford Members and Holiday Nights Complimentary “GUEST” tickets may be picked up at the ticket counter either on the night of or beforehand. Check our website at www.edisonfordwinterestates.org for special events.
kids with harvey firestone cutout* Edison Ford Winter Break Inventors Camp December 21 – 23 or December 28 – 30, choose one day or multiple days for elementary school age inventors. Contact Leeanne Criswell, Edison Ford Registrar at
lcriswell@edisonfordwinterestates.org or call her at 239-334-7419. Visit our Web page for more information.

Looking ahead to January 31, 2016, we are planning the opening of the new exhibit, Edison & Rubber: A Scientific Quest, although visitors and Members are welcome to peek in and watch progress during installation. Throughout this project, our young Edison Ford Emerging Inventors have enjoyed ongoing lectures and exploring the many activities of the exhibit. Here are a couple of our inventors, joining Harvey Firestone under the mural of the Banyan Tree.
Lastly, please remember that our mission is to educate the upcoming generation of inventors. The Edison Ford education program runs largely on contributions and grants from Members and patrons like you. Many of our Members have participated and also engaged their families. We are very proud of this stellar project and its growth.

Please respond to the Annual Contribution request you will be receiving in the mail shortly. Our contributions have
varied from $60,000 to $100. With these funds we are able to support Education Faculty, Scholarships, and equipment.

The Edison & Ford Winter Estates, Inc. is a non-profit education corporation classified at a 501 (c) (3) and donations are tax deductible.

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