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Think well or act well?

...that it is well to think well. It is divine to act well.

Horace Mann said that, and he was right. Thinking is
just the first step in creation. You've had some
wonderful ideas lately about changes you want to make
in your life. Now it's time to put those thoughts into a
action, yes?

In one step forward, maybe you or someone you know can take advantage of this opportunity:Patsy Takemoto Mink Education Foundation
In 2010, the Foundation will offer five Education Support Awards of up to $2000 each to assist low-income women with children who are pursuing education or training.

We will accept applications for 2010 Education Support Awards beginning on, but not before, May 1, 2010. Applications must be postmarked no later than July 15, 2010. Education Support Awards may be used for direct school expenses or for living expenses while you are enrolled in an educational program. Awardees will be notified by phone or email in October.

Applicant Criteria:

must be a woman, at least 17 years of age
must be a mother, with minor children
must be enrolled in a skills training, ESL, or GED program; or pursuing a technical/vocational degree, an associate's degree, a first bachelor's degree, or a professional/master's/doctoral degree.
must be enrolled in an accredited program during the 2010-2011 academic year
must be low-income (annual family income less than $17,500 for a family of 2; $22,000 for a family of 3; $26,500 for a family of 4)