Thank You, Cleo Howe

Last week, The Educational Partnership Foundation (TEPF) team wished a very special person a happy retirement. Joining the organization nearly five years ago in January 2018, Cleo Howe, has been instrumental on the tremendous growth and sustainability of our charity. After celebrating her effort over the years and presenting her with her very own TEPF […]

Fall Edition: TEPFnews

In case you missed it, earlier this month we shared the Fall edition of TEPFnews! Read the edition below, or open the newsletter in a new tab by clicking the link here. Feedback or suggestions? Send them to! I am thrilled to bring the second edition of TEPFnews to you! The Educational Partnership Foundation (TEPF) looks […]

TEPF Launches New Dinosaur Cards!

TEPF Launches Brand-New Edition of ‘Reading… Give it a Shot!’ Dinosaur Cards Sponsored by Johnson Insurance October 12, 2022, CALGARY, AB – The Educational Partnership Foundation (TEPF) is thrilled to launch an exciting edition of their ‘Reading… Give it a Shot!’ (RGIS) collector cards: Dinosaurs. Generously sponsored by Johnson Insurance, this edition adds to their […]

Welcome to the First Edition of TEPFnews

Last month, we launched our newsletter, TEPFnews! Read the first edition below, or open the newsletter in a new tab by clicking the link here. Any feedback or content suggestions? Send them to! Message from President & CEO, Barb Simic I am so excited to bring the first edition of TEPFnews to you! As The […]

Sparking the Love of Reading

There’s a chill in the air, the days are getting shorter and schools are bustling with students again. For The Educational Partnership Foundation that means the launch of our longest running and well-loved literacy program, Reading… Give it a Shot! to communities across Alberta. Since 1991, or 28 years, this program has been used to […]

The Future Looks Bright

Calgary, AB – A year can make a big difference. Throughout 2018, The Educational Partnership Foundation (TEPF) worked diligently on expanding its programs and reach in order to serve teachers and students across Alberta. “We have made many positive changes as we move toward our province-wide expansion,” says Barb Simic, President and CEO of TEPF. […]