MNEA Gives Back

Missouri NEA wants to give back to members, students, and the education community.

Every year the MNEA president and vice president visit a selection of Missouri schools promoting NEA's Read Across America during the Read-On Book Tour. All the participating schools receive a goody bag full of free books for their library and to give as gifts to students. 

MNEA and its partners offer a variety of scholarships and grants to further your education, fund your projects, or support your classroom activities.

The MNEA Charitable Fund receives donations from contributors to help fund the Gilbert Balderrama Scholarship, HOPE Fund grants, and CHEER grants.

2022 Read-On Missouri Tour promotes NEA's Read Across America. MNEA's Read-On Missouri Tour is scheduled for Feb. 28 - March 4, 2022. Since 1999, Missouri NEA has sponsored a state tour, celebrating National Education Association’s Read Across America, to help inspire reading in Missouri’s youth. The NEA's nationwide reading celebration takes place each year during the first week of March. MNEA...
Missouri NEA, NEA, and our partners look out for our members. We offer a number of grants to help professional members further their careers, participate in global studies, and fund their BIG ideas for student-centered learning projects. Scan the list below to see which contests, scholarships, and grants may benefit you and your students. Questions? Contact MNEA Teaching and Learning Director Ann...
Missouri NEA members want a way to support educators and students who need a little help financially. That's why Missouri NEA offers two charitable funds. Both of the funds allow tax-deductible contributions, and you have the option to give just once or set up a recurring contribution. You can submit requests for assistance at any time during the year to the HOPE Fund. Applications are reviewed by...