BB&T partners with the Oak Cliff Chamber to bring financial literacy to the Oak Cliff business Community
BB&T brings financial literacy to the Oak Cliff business community
BB&T has partnered with the Oak Cliff Chamber of Commerce to develop a financial literacy series entitled, “Cultivating Success,” designed to take pre-existing businesses to the next level. Beginning Monday, Jan. 11, the curriculum will identify and meet the specific financial needs of local entrepreneurs over the course of a year by the way of workshops and one-on-one mentoring. The free monthly workshops will be held at the Oak Cliff Chamber of Commerce, starting at noon.
Horseshoe Project Info & Construction Alerts
If you travel on I-30 into downtown, you can't miss the construction going on. Known as the "Horseshoe Project", this effort is being managed by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) and is scheduled to be completed in 2017.
Oak Cliff in Dallas, Texas
About the Area
Oak Cliff is a neighborhood of Dallas south of downtown. Oak trees and the bluffs overlooking the Trinity River gave Oak Cliff its name. It's best known for rolling hills, mature trees, spectacular views of downtown, and historic and culturally diverse neighborhoods such as Winnetka Heights and Kessler Park.
Discover Oak Cliff
Oak Cliff Video
See this neighborhood through the eyes of the people who live and work here.
2015 Educator of the Year Celebration
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Congratulations to the 2015 educators:
- College Educator of the Year:Dr. Sue Kavli (Dallas Baptist University)
- High School Educator of the Year: Rametria Smith (Sunset High School)
- Middle School Educator of the Year: Tonikka “Toni” Dickerson (KIPP TRUTH Academy Middle School)
- Elementary School Educator of the Year: Carmalie Sims (George Washington Carver Creative Arts Learning Center)
- Pre-K / Early Childhood Educator of the Year: Barbara McGinley (Rosemont Primary School) and Nancy De la Pena (Faith Family Early Childhood Center)
March 25 (Wed) 7:30am - 9:30am
Methodist Dallas Medical Center
1411 N. Beckley Ave.
Dallas, TX 75203
Top 3 Reasons You Want to Be There!
- Meet the 2015 OCC Educators of the Year and hear what they are doing to make education in Oak Cliff great!
- Hear Keynote Speaker, Dr. Lois Becker, Provost and VP at UNT-Dallas
- Network with other businesses and volunteers who have a passion for creating a great educational culture in Oak Cliff
Nominate Your Teacher or Staff Member for 2016 Awards!
Nominations for the 2016 Educator of the Year Awards are open!
(Application and info links below.)
- College Educator of the Year
- High School Educator of the Year
- Middle School Educator of the Year
- Elementary Educator of the Year
- Pre-K Educator of the Year
Application Deadline is Monday, March 14, 2016 by 3:00pm.