NGO Funding Request


The recipient entity's full legal name:  Associated Professional Educators of Louisiana

The recipient entity's physical address:
           7907 Wrenwood Blvd Suite B
Baton Rouge, LA, 70809


The recipient entity's mailing address (if different):
           7907 Wrenwood Blvd Suite B
Baton Rouge, LA, 70809


Type of Entity (for instance, a nonprofit corporation):  Non-Profit Corporation

If the entity is a corporation, list the names of the incorporators:
          

The last four digits of the entity's taxpayer ID number:  7295

What is the dollar amount of the request?  $10,000

What type of request is this?  General Appropriation

Is this entity in good standing with the Secretary of State?  Yes

Provide the name of each member of the recipient entity's governing board and officers:
           Keith Courville
Executive Director
3059 Singletary Drive
Baton Rouge LA 70809

Alvester Barfield
281 Morgan Bayou Rd
Coushatta LA 71019

Mitzi Murray
373 Victory Lane
West Monroe LA 71291

Karen Parrino
2506 Chantulane Ave
Denham Springs LA 70726

Beverly Bridges
P O Box 915
Oil City LA 71061

Susan Myrick
1003 Doc Drive
Woodworth LA 71485

Jennifer Nguyen
18069 Ardoin Cove Road
Welsh LA 70591

Jeffrey Southerland
2225 Blanchard Dr.
Chalmette LA 70043

Charmagne Guillory
63 Terra Ave.
Alexandria LA 71303

Kristin Magee
38267 Jennifer Ct.
Gonzales LA
70737-6085

Juanita Hall
2955 W. Gloria Switch Rd.
Carencro LA 70520

Lee Ann Wall
4125 Iota Hwy
Egan LA 70531

Sonya Arender
P O Box 327
Baskin LA 71219

Michelle Daussin
3001 Corinne Dr
Chalmette LA 70043

Kellye Hoogland
112 Olde Oaks
West Monroe LA 71292

Timmy Jones
P O Box 617
Church Point LA 70525

Maria Rodriguez
99 Virginia St.
Franklin LA 70538

Rosalind Ruckstuhl
4510 Common St. Apt. 82
Lake Charles LA 70607


Provide a summary of the project or program:
           Our association provides free services to universities and teacher preparation programs. This funding will allow us to both continue and expand those services. These services include providing professional development on a wide-range of subjects to pre-service teachers, scholarships/awards to high-achieving college students entering into the teaching profession, and an annual conference designed to prepare pre-service teachers for successful careers. This funding will cover the related expenses of these services.

What is the budget relative to the project for which funding is requested?:
          Salaries. . . . . . . . . . . . . $0
          Professional Services. . . $10,000
          Contracts . . . . . . . . . . . $0
          Acquisitions . . . . . . . . . $0
          Major Repairs . . . . . . . $0
          Operating Services. . . . $0
          Other Charges. . . . . . . $0

Does your organization have any outstanding audit issues or findings?  No

If 'Yes' is your organization working with the appropriate governmental agencies to resolve those issues or findings?
          

What is the entity's public purpose, sought to be achieved through the use of state monies?
          The Associated Professional Educators of Louisiana (A+PEL) is the premier educators’ organization in Louisiana, advancing A+ teachers as career professionals. Our organization believes providing relevant professional development opportunities for educators in educational as well as leadership skills to make Louisiana a better place for teachers to teach and students to learn.

What are the goals and objectives for achieving such purpose?
          Our goals related to this funding request are to:

1. provide relevant professional development experiences for pre-service teachers at every university, college, or certification program in our state.

2. provide the means by which to attract high-achieving college students into the teaching profession through seminars, awards, and recognition.


What is the proposed length of time estimated by the entity to accomplish the purpose?
           June 2016 to June 2017

If any elected or appointed state official or an immediate family member of such an official is an officer, director, trustee, or employee of the recipient entity who receives compensation or holds any ownership interest therein:
     (a) If an elected or appointed state official, the name and address of the official and the office held by such person:
                
    
     (b) If an immediate family member of an elected or appointed state official, the name and address of such person; the name, address, and office of the official to whom the person is related; and the nature of the relationship:
                

     (c) The percentage of the official's or immediate family member's ownership interest in the recipient entity, if any:
                

     (d) The position, if any, held by the official or immediate family member in the recipient entity:
                 

If the recipient entity has a contract with any elected or appointed state official or an immediate family member of such an official or with the state or any political subdivision of the state:
(a) If the contract is with an elected or appointed state official, provide the name and address of the official and the office held by such person: 
               N/A

(b) If the contract is with an immediate family member of an elected or appointed state official:
          Provide the name and address of such person:
               N/A

          Provide the name, address, and office of the official to whom the person is related:
                N/A

          What is the nature of the relationship?  N/A

(c) If the contract is with the state or a political subdivision of the state, provide the name and address of the state entity or political subdivision of the state:
                 N/A

(d) The nature of the contract, including a description of the goods or services provided or to be provided pursuant to the contract:
               N/A


Contact Information
name:  Keith Courville 
                                       address:  3059 Singletary Drive, Baton Rouge LA, 70809
                                       phone:  (225)5714822
                                       fax:  (225) 766-5053
                                       e-mail:  keith@apeleducators.org
                                       relationship to entity:  Executive Director