Tampa Bay Times Newspaper in Education – eBuy for Education 2017
Auction Ends: Jun 10, 2017 10:00 PM EDT

eBuy for Education 2017 is coming soon!

eBuy for Education 2017 will take place June 5-10, 2017.

One hundred percent of funds raised will be used to provide educational resources to schools in Tampa Bay, Florida.

Independent journalism from trusted sources is more important now than ever. Please help us to put it in the hands of students and teachers by participating in eBuy for Education 2017.

The Tampa Bay Times Newspaper in Education program (NIE) serves educators and students by providing schools with class sets of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Tampa Bay Times plus lesson plans, teacher guides, classroom materials and many more resources – all at no cost to schools, teachers or families.

Thanks to our generous supporters, NIE provided more than 1.8 million print copies and 10 million digital editions of the Times to area classrooms in 2015-2016.

NIE is a member of Florida Press Educational Services Inc. (FPES), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization of newspaper professionals that promotes literacy, particularly for young people. FPES was founded in 1980 as Florida Newspaper in Education Coordinators, Inc.

Learn more about NIE and FPES at tampabay.com/nie and fpesnie.org.

Donate an item to our auction

Please consider supporting our efforts by making an in-kind donation to eBuy for Education 2017.

eBuy for Education 2017 will be promoted via print, digital and social media, including in the Sunday Tampa Bay Times, with a readership of nearly one million, and on tampabay.com, with more than 3,625,000 monthly unique visitors.

All eBuy for Education 2017 donors will be recognized as follows:

  • Your name, logo and link to your website will be featured with your donation on the auction website at biddingforgood.com/tampabay.
  • Your name or logo will be listed in a full-page thank-you ad in the Tampa Bay Times.
  • Supporters contributing gifts valued at $250 or more will be featured at tampabay.com/nie as “Friends of Education,” with a donor listing that will run through the end of 2018.

Contact Sue Bedry at sbedry@tampabay.com or 727-893-8969 to make a donation.