Pardon our Progress

Updated: Jul 27, 2021

As we add the 4th class of students, the number of student/career coach appointments will increase. At the end of last school year, it was about 300 appointments per month or 3,000 for the 10 month school year. The space in the career center had to be expanded. The solution was to knock a hole in one of the career center walls and install a door leading to the adjacent computer lab. The career coaches can still enter the school by using the badge reader at the career center door but now have access to an additional large room housing 40 computer stations.




13 views0 comments
A student holds two Dave Dollars
A counselor meets with a studet

Join Our Impact

Experience the rewards of playing a role in sending a hard-working teen to college, advancing their professional skills, and ensuring a guided, financially-assisted path to their future. 

Become a Partner

Activate your corporate mission by partnering with us to advance student opportunity through earned financial assistance and respectful diversity, equity, and inclusion. 

Dave Thillen with a student and teacher
A student and teacher with face shields

Sign Up For Events

Nothing is more exciting than seeing our kids engaging with our volunteer life coaches. Join us for our next in-person event! 

Ways to
Get
Involved

Stay Informed

Keep up with our latest blog posts!

Curious? Contact Us

We'd love to hear from you!

Education creates opportunity

Career plans provide structure

Coaching delivers inspiration

Hard work guarantees success

Thanks for submitting!

Thanks for submitting!

© 2021 Thillen Education Foundation.

The Thillen Education Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization registered in the state of Georgia.

Registered Non-Profit Tax ID: #85-0600929

Thillen Education Foundation logo