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Major Fundraiser for Mr. Arun Puracken’s Campaign Kickoff scheduled – for B.O.E, District 9.

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Mr. Arun Puracken

A candidate for Board of Education seat Mr. Arun Puracken (shown above) is planning a major fundraising event for Board of Education (B.O.E), District 9, according to an invitation obtained by PG Parents blog.

The fundraiser is scheduled for December 8th, 2017 starting at 7pm to 9pm at

8709 Allentown Rd,
Fort Washington,
MD 20744-2332,
United States.

The appeal is supported by many citizens of the county. Campaign finance records show  county residents have donated money to both Democratic and Republican campaign committees towards the 2018 election cycle. Major changes in the management of the county schools are expected in the future.

We hope many of you can attend!

Details

RSVP: https://tinyurl.com/y898jrs4
Flyer: https://tinyurl.com/y9787l9a
Website: www.puracken.com
Paypal: paypal.me/Puracken
Email: arunpuracken@gmail.com

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Baker accepting applications to fill seat on PGCPS board.

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Mr. Baker

Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker III (D) is accepting applications for a seat on the Board of Education — again to help us grow even stronger!

This is the third time this year that Baker has taken applications to fill a seat on the school board.

Baker’s office will accept applications until Sept. 19 to fill the seat vacated by Donna Hathaway-Beck (District 9).

Hathaway-Beck announced recently that she was resigning after serving nearly seven years on the board. She said she wanted to spend more time with her family. Today September 6, 2013 is her last day as a Prince George’s County Board Member of Education and we wish her well.

In July, Carletta Fellows (District 7) resigned from her seat. And earlier this year, Baker accepted applications from across the county after he was given authority to appoint three new members to the reconfigured board. Ms. Lyn J. Mundey has since been chosen to replace Ms. Fellows.

Applicants interested in the latest opening must live in District 9. Applications are available on the county’s Web site or at the County Administration Building.

Baker plans to name a replacement by the end of the month, according to Mr. Christian Rhodes, the county executive’s education adviser.

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Hathaway-Beck becomes second member…

…of Pr. George’s school board to quit in 2 months

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Donna Hathaway-Beck

Donna Hathaway-Beck, one of the longest-serving members on the Prince George’s County Board of Education, submitted her resignation Wednesday, the second member of the newly reconfigured board to quit in less than two months. According to many keen watchers of the current Board of Education, Hathway-Beck will be missed. She was a true trooper whose leadership knew no bounds and freely helped the community. We at Reform Sasscer Movement wish her well and God’s blessings in retirement.  May God bless her soul. Our wish is to see our County Executive Rushern Baker III appoint a capable leader to carry on the rest of her term and continue the current innovation / accountability initiatives currently in progress.

Hathaway-Beck (District 9), whose resignation will take effect Sept. 6, said work on the board was taking too much time away from her family. She has served on the board for nearly seven years.

Beck said she felt the time had come to step down.

“You need to know when it is time to go, and when to let someone step into your seat,” Beck said. “I am not irreplaceable.”

Read more Washington post and  Gazzette.

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