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And The NATP Award For Community Betterment Goes To… “The Tax Lady”

Posted on 8/30/2016 by EDTP Coordinator

This year, the National Association of Tax Professionals (NATP) conference in Indianapolis honored one of LAEDA’s beloved instructors with an award. Mrs. Sherril Diamond, more affectionately known as the Tax Lady, received the Chapter Person of the Year in Community Betterment. This award is given to an individual who exhibits outstanding leadership and service to the community. Sherril Diamond, EA owns the Tax Stop in Cherry Hill, NJ. She has served on the Board of the New Jersey Chapter of NATP in various functions that have included President and Vice President.

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A Moment With Our LAEDA's EDTP Instructor: Meet Sherril F. Diamond

Posted on 8/3/2016 by EDTP Coordinator in LAEDA News

Sherril F. Diamond is the President of The Tax Stop, Inc., and she has been teaching our Entrepreneurial Development Training Program Accounting class for about a year. We had a chance to sit down with her to ask her about her experience with entrepreneurship and teaching LAEDA’s training program.

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Bank of America Charitable Foundation Awards $30,000 Grant to LAEDA

Posted on 8/2/2016 by EDTP Coordinator in LAEDA News

Camden, NJ (June 2016) - Latin American Economic Development Association (LAEDA) received a grant of $30,000 from the Bank of America Charitable Foundation as part of a national initiative to help connect the unemployed, underemployed, veterans, youth and those with disabilities to training and employment opportunities.

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LAEDA Joins Hispanic Family Center To Form Family In Motion Collaborative

Posted on 8/2/2016 by EDTP Coordinator in LAEDA News

Camden, NJ (July 11, 2016) - The Hispanic Family Center of Southern New Jersey, Inc., (HFC) announced that it has received funding from The Pascale Sykes Foundation to create the new Families in Motion (FIM) collaborative. The Center for Human Services (CHS), Inspira Health Network and LAEDA will join HFC in forming FIM. The goal of the collaborative will be to help families in Gloucester and Cumberland Counties become healthier and happier through economic stability, healthy lifestyles, and civic engagement.

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