The Simmons School honored Jubilee Park and Community Center, The Meadows Foundation, and Teaching Tolerance, a project of The Southern Poverty Law Center as catalysts for change in education during its annual Luminary Award dinner on March 29.
Jubilee Park and Community Center serves neighborhoods near Fair Park in Dallas by providing a range of services for families. This includes after-school programs for children and adult education. The Meadows Foundation was honored for its work across the state in strengthening public education, and Teaching Tolerance received recognition for teaching materials that support equitable school experiences for all students in the nation’s classrooms. Read more.