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Coryell Retired Teachers Association was organized in 1969 by Mamie A. Stricker. We proudly serve our community by serving on school boards and/or school related committees, acting as aides by assisting elementary classroom teachers, tutoring, reading to students as well as listening to students read, presenting programs, working at athletic or literary events, acting as judges for essay, art, music competitions, and mentoring a child. Other community services include, but are not limited to:
Participating in service clubs (Lions, Exchange, etc.)
Organizations such as AARP, ATPE, RTA, Heritage Clubs, Boy and Girl Scouts
Volunteer work in hospitals, nursing homes, senior citizen centers
Emergency Management training activitites (Red Cross, ham radio, blood bank, etc.)
Install officers for organizations
Sit with a person at the hospital
Care for grandchildren while parents work
Assist with community activities and assist neighbors and friends where and when needed
Adopt a section of highway to clean
Act as a big brother or sister
Work on communitu wide celebration or activiy
Volunteer services in a museum, recycle activities
Teach non-credit courses in various subjects
Teach Sunday School or be a camp counselor
Collect food, clothing, etc. for needy
Assist in worship service, church activities, and in other areas of the church, including funerals, and prison ministries
Assist the homebund with buying groceries, taking to the doctor, etc.
To promote the professional, economic, intellectual, social and healthy well being of retired school personnel.
To encourage all members to use their talents, training, and experience in furhering the educational, social, and civic growth of the community, the state, and the nation
To cooperate with Texas Retired Teachers Association, its district and local units, and with other organizations of retired persons in solving problems of mutual concern.
To aford opportunities for united action in solving problems relative to the needs of all retired school employees.